Posted By:TOM SAWYER
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Subject:Anti-Rent War info needed
Post Date:August 04, 2005 at 15:32:53
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ny/delaware/messages/610.html
Forum:Delaware County, NY Genealogy Forum
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My G-G-Grandfather, Robert Sawyer, was involved in the Anti-Rent War in 1845 and was tried for the murder of the Dep. Sheriff Steele. I want to know if he was sent to prison and how long he was in. Some of the convicted were sent to upstate NY to Sing Sing Prison. Any help would be appreciated.