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Kasper Mansker
Born c. 1750
On the European immigrant ship, Christian, during an Atlantic Ocean voyage, in transit, to the British American colonies
Died 1820 (aged 70)
Resting place Mansker Family Cemetery, Goodlettsville, Tennessee, later, reburial at Peay Park, Goodlettsville, Tennessee
Nationality American
Other names Kasper Mäintzger, Kasper Minsker, Caspar Mansker
Occupation frontiersman, fur trader, hunter, politician, soldier, explorer
Spouse(s) Elizabeth White
Parent(s) Ludwig Mäintzger and Maria Esch
Relatives John Minsker (brother); George Mansker, Sr. (brother), Catherine Albright (sister), Ludwig Minsker (brother)

Kasper Mansker or Casper Mansker also, spelled Mäintzger and Minsker (1750–1820) was a longhunter and one of Middle Tennessee's first European explorers and settlers.

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