|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1734|
|Death: ||Apr. 19, 1775|
American Revolutionary War Soldier. He was killed during the British retreat from Concord on the first day of the American Revolution, one of fifty Americans either killed or mortally wounded on that day.
Phebe Thompson Pierce (1762 - 1839)*
Here lies Buried the Body of
Mr. Daniel Thompson who was
slain in Concord Battle on ye 19th
of April 1775, Aged 40 Years.
Here Passenger confin'd reduc'd to dust,
lies what was once Religious wise & Just.
The cause he engaged did animate him high,
Namely Religion and dear Liberty.
Steady and warm in Liberties defence,
True to his Country, Loyal to his Prince.
Though in his Breast a Thirst for glory fired,
Courageous in his country's cause expired.
Although he's gone his name Embalmed shall be,
and had in Everlasting Memory.
First Burial Ground
Created by: Eric Thomsen
Record added: May 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7491258