Hungate Massacre

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Date of Battle: June 11, 1864

Location of Battle: Parker, CO



Participants: Nathan Hungate and his family were massacred by some Indians.

Nathan Hungate went out to check for strays when he saw smoke coming from the ranch.  He rode back to find his house on fire and his family dead.  He was captured and killed by the Indians.

For more information see:

Encyclopedia of Indian Wars

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