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  1. Nicholas,1728–77, American Revolutionary general.
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Historical Examples of herkimer

  • Herkimer's tanned and swarthy face changed color at this taunt.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • It was of them that Herkimer spoke, plainly enough, though he gave no names.

    In the Valley

    Harold Frederic

  • Great was the excitement in Herkimer county when this report was received.

  • The township of Herkimer was organized in 1788, and in 1807 the village was incorporated.

  • Near the city is the grave of Gen. Herkimer, to whom a monument was erected in 1896.