Born: Oct 29, 1758, Morris Co, New Jersey
Died: May 1838 - has stone.
Creek Cemetery, Paoli Township, Orange County, Indiana
Enlisted in the Virginia Troops as Follows:
Nov 1775, under Capt Johnathan
PADDOCKS, marched to a station at mouth of Fish Creek on Virginia side of Ohio
Served two months in Capt Samuel MASON'S compnay, guarding the
In Oct 1776, served 2 motnhs in Capt Thomas GADDIS' and SPRINGER'S
In 1777, served four months assisted in building Fort McIntosh and
Enlisted Dec 25, 1780, in Randolph County, N Carolina
in Capt Charles GOLDSTON'S Company, Col John LUTTRELL'S NC Regiment.
again in 1781 and was discharged March 16, 1782.
In 1782 under Gen William
CRAWFORD, was in battle of Sandusky.
Proof: Pension Claim S
Married: Johannah ______________: died 1823
Rachel: Married Thomas PHILLIPS
Mary: Married Peter MAHAN
Edward B: Born 1792 (War of 1812)
married Abigail REED
Directions: From the Courthouse Square in
Paoli, Indiana take State Rd 56 east about four miles and Stampers Crrek Church
and Cemetery is on the left or Northsides of SR 56 at the intersection with
County Road CR 350E located in Section 34 of Paoli Township.
cemetery also is the resting grounds of Rev War Soldier George Duncan, plus a
memorial stone for Soldier John Dougherty.
by Mrs N B MAVITY, French Lick, Indiana
Directions and Photos: Courtesy of
Edward Hitchcock and Larry Hammersley members of the Daniel Guthrie SAR Chapter
of Bedford Indiana
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