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date: 13 October 2019

Renick, Felixlocked

(05 November 1770–27 January 1848)
  • Andrew Cayton

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Renick, Felix (05 November 1770–27 January 1848), cattleman, was born in Hardy County, Virginia, the son of William Renick (his mother’s name is unknown). Renick’s father worked for a time as a deputy surveyor for Lord Fairfax and taught Renick the skills of the trade. As a young man, Renick supported himself probably as a farmer. In or about 1795 he married Hannah See, with whom he had nine children....

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