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142. John VAN METER117 was born in 1790 in Hardin County, Kentucky.76 He died about 1825 at the age of 35 in Grayson County, Kentucky.117

John and his brother Nathan were in Kentucky during the days of Daniel Boone and were in the battle when Tecumseh, chief of the Shawnees, was killed.

Had accident while riding a spirited horse and died about 1825.

John VAN METER and Catherine KELLER were married about 1819.117 Catherine KELLER, daughter of ??? KELLER, was born (date unknown).