Horatio Gates

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Important Facts

He was a notable general,He was born to a couple under service of the second duke of Leeds,he returned to his soldiers a chastned general

Family Life

His origin is murky,we know this he was born to a couple under service of Bevergine Osborne,Second duke of leeds

Famous For

Hes famous for fighting and winning the battle of saratoga

Role in the Revolution

His role was winning the battle of Saratoga.

Life After the Revolution

He served one term in the new York legislature.He worked to rebuild his life,at the urging of his friend John Adams,he would free his slaves at his estate.He died in New York in 1806