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William Roark
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Birth: Jun. 6, 1760, Ireland
Death: Mar. 4, 1841
Gallatin County
Illinois, USA

Source: "Illinois Revolutionary War Veteran Burials", 1917:
Was born in New Jersey, June, 1760. He served in the war four different times eight months until 1782. He was under Capt. John Fleet, Mark Thompson, John Maxfield, and Michael Catt. He served under Gen. George Rogers Clark, was taken prisoner, carried to Detroit and Canada, was paroled in 1783. He came to Gallatin county, Illinois, but died in Saline county, March 4, 1841 (Note: Saline County was once part of Gallatin County).
He was pensioned.
 
 
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  William Roark (1819 - 1903)*
 
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Burial:
Cottage Grove Cemetery
Harrisburg
Saline County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 28, 2001
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To my 6th great-grandfather!
- Cindi
 Added: Oct. 26, 2013

- DMLeForce
 Added: Aug. 7, 2010
In memory of my 7th great grandfather Wiliam roark.
- darla gibbonsmeyers
 Added: Feb. 6, 2009
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