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Livingston, Richard

LIVINGSTON, RICHARD. (1743–1786). Continental officer. Canada. A brother of James Livingston, he was lieutenant colonel of the latter's First Canadian Regiment from 18 December 1775 until 2 November 1779. Richard was captured at Fort Montgomery on 6 October 1777. He resigned his commission on 2 November 1779.

SEE ALSO Livingston, James.

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