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Green Clay

Born: Aug 14, 1757

Death: Oct 31, 1828

Birthplace: Powhatan County

Nationality: United States

Green Clay

Date of Birth : Aug 14, 1757
Date of Death : Oct 31, 1828
Birth Place : Powhatan County

Green Clay was a United States businessman, planter, and politician from Kentucky; he served in the American Revolutionary War and was commissioned as a general to lead the Kentucky militia in the War of 1812. He was believed to be one of the wealthiest men of the state, owning tens of thousands of acres of land, many slaves, several distilleries, a tavern, and ferries.

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