Devon Energy Corporation, an independent energy company, primarily engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs) in the United States and Canada. It holds interests in various properties located in Anadarko Basin, Barnett Shale, Eagle Ford, Mississippian-Woodford Trend, Permian Basin, and Rockies in the United States, as well as in the Jackfish and Pike heavy oil projects located in Alberta, Canada
Union Cavalry officer Brigadier General John Buford Jr died December 16th 1863. John Buford Jr was born March 4th 1826 in Versailles, Woodford, Kentucky. When he was eight the family moved to Rock Island, Illinois. Buford attended Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois for one year before getting an appointment to the United State Military Academy at West Point.