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Abner Hosmer
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Birth: Aug. 26, 1754
Acton
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1775
Concord
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

American Revolutionary War Soldier. He was killed on the first day of the American Revolution, one of fifty Americans either killed or mortally wounded on that day. He fell at the North Bridge in Concord.  
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Hosmer (1712 - 1775)
  Martha Conant Hosmer (1716 - 1795)
 
 Siblings:
  Jonathan Hosmer (1734 - 1822)*
  Stephen Hosmer (1740 - 1807)*
  Abner Hosmer (1754 - 1775)*
  Abner Hosmer (1754 - 1775)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Memento Mori
Here lies the
Body of Mr. Abner
Hosmer Son of Deacon
Jonathan Hosmer &
Mrs. Martha his wife
who was Killed in Concord fight
April 19th, 1775 In the
defense of the just rights
and liberties of his country
Being in the 21st
year of his age.

[A rough transcription due to the
difficulty in reading the stone.]
 
Burial:
Davis Monument
Acton
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Eric Thomsen
Record added: May 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7480306
Abner Hosmer
Added by: Eric Thomsen
 
Abner Hosmer
Added by: Eric Thomsen
 
Abner Hosmer
Added by: Eric Thomsen
 
 
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- Denise
 Added: Oct. 14, 2015
261 and counting. Happy Birthday on this God given day of your birth. God bless you dear Cousin. With all of my love and prayers.
- Hosmer Descendant
 Added: Aug. 26, 2015
Happy Birthday dear cousin. Born 260 years ago today, your memory and sacrifice lives on. Thank you for everything.
- Hosmer Descendant
 Added: Aug. 26, 2014
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