Insurrectionist In`sur*rec"tion*ist, n. One who favors, or takes part in, insurrection; an insurgent. [1913 Webster]

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  • Robert Nelson (insurrectionist) — ).ProfileNelson, born in Sorel (near Montreal), was the son of William Nelson, an immigrant to Colonial America from Newsham, North Yorkshire, England. His mother, Jane Dies, was a teacher and daughter of an important land owner in the New York… …   Wikipedia

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