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The term Hessian may refer to:

  • a person from one of the areas of Germany called Hesse,
  • or, a mercenary soldier hired by the British to help fight in the American Revolution.

This category refers to the latter.

As a hired man, an individual Hessian's contract could be, and often was sold usually to an individual American farmer as a laborer.

Pages in category "Hessians"

The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.