Shays
biographical name Daniel 1747?-1825 American soldier & insurrectionist

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  • Shays — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Christopher Shays (* 1945), US amerikanischer Politiker Daniel Shays ( 1741–1825), US amerikanischer Soldat, Farmer und Revolutionär (Shays’ Rebellion) Siehe auch: Shay …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shays — [shāz] Daniel 1747? 1825; Am. Revolutionary soldier: leader of an insurrection (Shays Rebellion) in W Mass. (1786 87) in reaction to high land taxes …   English World dictionary

  • shays — shays·ite; …   English syllables

  • Shays — /shayz/, n. Daniel, 1747 1825, American Revolutionary War soldier: leader of a popular insurrection (Shays Rebellion) in Massachusetts 1786 87. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shays — [[t]ʃeɪz[/t]] n. big Daniel, 1747–1825, American Revolutionary War soldier: leader of a popular insurrection(Shays ′ Rebel′lion)in Massachusetts 1786–87 …   From formal English to slang

  • Shays — /ʃeɪz/ (say shayz) noun Daniel, 1747–1825, leader of a popular insurgent movement (Shays Rebellion, 1786–87) in Massachusetts …   Australian English dictionary

  • Shays — /shayz/, n. Daniel, 1747 1825, American Revolutionary War soldier: leader of a popular insurrection (Shays Rebellion) in Massachusetts 1786 87 …   Useful english dictionary

  • shays — n. light carriage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Shays' Rebellion — was an armed uprising in Central and Western Massachusetts from 1786 to 1787. The rebels, led by Daniel Shays and known as Shaysites (Regulators), were mostly poor farmers angered by crushing debt and taxes. Failure to repay such debts often… …   Wikipedia

  • Shays’ Rebellion — ( Die Rebellion von Daniel Shays ) war ein bewaffneter Aufstand von ehemaligen Soldaten aus dem Unabhängigkeitskrieg und Kleinbauern, der in den Jahren 1786 und 1787 in West Massachusetts stattfand. Die Aufständischen, die von Daniel Shays… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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