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Peters, Richardlocked

(10 November 1810–06 February 1889)
  • Royce Shingleton

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Peters, Richard (10 November 1810–06 February 1889), civil engineer and scientific agriculturist, was born in Germantown, Pennsylvania, the son of Ralph Peters and Catherine Conyngham, farmers. His grandfather, Judge Richard Peters, was a revolutionary war leader, scientific agriculturist, and intimate of George Washington...

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