Pleasure Driving Horses for Sale near McKeesport, PA

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Paint - Horse for Sale in Ellwood City, PA 16117
Rain and Sarah
Rain is 19. She would best be suited for walk trot or trails as she falls o..
Ellwood City, Pennsylvania
Tovero
Paint
Mare
20
Ellwood City, PA
PA
$2,500
Mule - Horse for Sale in Claysville, PA 15323
Molly&Dolly
13 yr olds. Good broke molly mules. $6500 for the team...
Claysville, Pennsylvania
Sorrel
Mule
Mare
15
Claysville, PA
PA
$6,500
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About McKeesport, PA

David McKee emigrated from Scotland and was the first permanent white settler at the forks of the Monongahela and Youghiogheny Rivers, the site of present-day McKeesport, in 1755. The Colonial Government granted to him exclusive right of ferrage over those rivers on April 3, 1769, called "McKee's Port " His son, John McKee, an original settler of Philadelphia, built a log cabin at this location. After taking over his father's local river ferry business, he devised a plan for a city to be called McKee's Port in 1795. John set out his proposal in the Pittsburgh Gazette , as part of a program under which new residents could purchase plots of land for $20.00 (a lottery was used to distribute the plots to avoid complaints from new land owners concerning "inferior" locations). Around the time of the French and Indian Wars, George Washington often came to McKeesport to visit his friend, Queen Alliquippa, a Seneca Indian ruler.