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Lieut Peter Contee Hanson
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1758
Charles County
Maryland, USA
Death: Dec., 1776
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Service record at Hietman's Register of Continental Officers .p.273

"Hnason, Peter Contee. {MD} 2d Lieutenant 1st Maryland Battalion of the Flying Camp, July, 1776; 1st Lieutenant of Stevensons Maryland Rifle Battalion, 17th September 1776; wounded and taken prisoner at Fort Washington, 16th November 1776, and died in New York, December 1776, while a prisoner."

A brother of Peter was Alexander Condee Hanson
b.November 22, 1749 Frederick County maryland
d.January 16, 1806 Annapolis Maryland
Served as a Private Secretary to George Washington during the American revolution and was also a chancellor of Martland and a delegate to Constitution Ratification Convention. A Judge and author of "Laws of Maryland." Married to Rebecca Howard {1758-d.June 21, 1806} parents of Congressman Alexander Condee Hanson whose Brother-in-law Hammond Dorsey {1795-1823} married in 1815 to Elizabeth Pickering {b.November 21, 1793-d.August 11,1819} daugther of Congressman Timothy Pickering and Rebecca White

Another sibling of Peter was Jane Contee Hanson {1747-1781} married to Dr. Phillip Thomas {1747-1815} parents of John Hanson Thomas {1779-1815} member of Maryland legislature married to Mary Isham {1789-1844} daughter of Raleigh Isham and Elizabeth Marshall who was related to Chief Justice John Marshall; John Hanson Thomas and Mary isham were parents of John Hanson Thomas [1813-1881} whose wife Annie Campbell was descended from Col. William Fitzhugh {1651-1701}.

Ref .pp.149-150 
Family links: 
  John Hanson (1715 - 1783)
  Jane Contee Hanson Thomas (1747 - 1781)*
  Alexander Contee Hanson (1749 - 1806)*
  Peter Contee Hanson (1758 - 1776)
*Calculated relationship
Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Probably buried here-but location unkown
Maintained by: connie cermak
Originally Created by: noone
Record added: May 09, 2013
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Lieut Peter Contee Hanson
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