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Bethuel Pierson
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Birth: 1721
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1813
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA

A veteran of the Revolutionary War, Bethuel Pierson fought for American independence as a man in his 50's and early 60's. He lived into his 92nd year, long enough to see the young US engage in a second war against Britain---the War of 1812---but not long enough to see it end in an American victory.
His name is listed on the D.A.R. Monument near the front entrance of the First Presbyterian Church of Orange, NJ. This memorial, which consists of a bronze plaque affixed to a boulder, was erected in 1931 to honor the Revolutionary War veterans buried in the churchyard. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Pierson (1693 - 1759)
  Hephzibah Camp Pierson (1697 - 1769)
 
 Children:
  Cyrus Pierson (1756 - 1804)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Pairson Meeker (____ - 1737)*
  Bethuel Pierson (1721 - 1813)
  Joseph Pierson (1726 - ____)*
  Elizabeth Pierson (1728 - ____)*
  Mary Pierson (1730 - ____)*
  Jemima Pierson Munn (1734 - 1819)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Source of genealogy, place & dates of birth & death: Frank Klawonn
 
Burial:
First Presbyterian Churchyard
Orange
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Nikita Barlow
Record added: Jul 19, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6621728
Bethuel Pierson
Added by: Nikita Barlow
 
 
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- jmtho1501
 Added: Feb. 14, 2016
In appreciation for Bethuel Pierson's service and sacrifice.
-Anonymous
 Added: Oct. 12, 2015
 
 
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