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Encyclopedia > William Clarke Quantrill Society

William Clarke Quantrill Society is a 300-member organization dedicated to the study and remembrance of William Quantrill, leader of the famous Confederate guerrilla band Quantrill's Raiders. Many members of the society claim to be direct descendants of either Quantrill or his men. William Clark Quantrill of Quantrills Raiders William Clarke Quantrill (July 31, 1837 – June 6, 1865) was a pro-Confederate States of America guerrilla fighter during the American Civil War whose actions, particularly a bloody raid on Lawrence, Kansas, remain controversial to this day. ... For other meanings of confederate and confederacy, see confederacy (disambiguation) National Motto Deo Vindice (Latin: Under God our Vindicator) Official language English de facto nationwide Various European and Native American languages regionally Capital Montgomery, Alabama February 4, 1861–May 29, 1861 Richmond, Virginia May 29, 1861–April 9, 1865 Largest... Distinguish from the type of ape called a gorilla. ... Quantrills Raiders were Confederate guerrillas who followed and fought under William Clark Quantrill, an Ohio schoolteacher who relocated to Kansas, and who transformed himself and his men into militant murderers of abolitionists. ...


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William Quantrill - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (994 words)
William Clarke Quantrill (July 31, 1837 – June 6, 1865), was a pro-Confederate guerrilla fighter during the American Civil War whose actions, particularly a bloody raid on Lawrence, Kansas, remain controversial to this day.
On May 10, Quantrill was shot in a Union ambush and died from the wound on June 6 at the age of 27 from a gun shot in the chest.
William Cantrell is a thinly veiled portrayal of William Quantrill.
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