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Enoch Crosby
Birth: Jan. 4, 1750
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1835
New York, USA

Revolutionary War Soldier and Spy. During the Revolutionary War, Enoch Crosby fought in Northern New York during his first enlistment and after his enlistment was up he returned to Carmel, New York, where he decided to enlist again. While enroute to enlist he met up with a group of Tories who took him as one of the their own and took him to their secret meeting. After the meeting Enoch reported them to the authorities and they were arrested. He was recruited by John Jay to spy for the Continental Army and his spying uncovered many British Spys and Tories, eventually he was uncovered and beaten one time and left for dead and shot another. He lived to see the end of the War and lived out his life in Putnam County, New York. Famed author James Fenimore Cooper wrote a book titled "The Spy" believed to be about Enoch Crobsy's war heroics. (bio by: Curt Benge) 
Gilead Cemetery
Putnam County
New York, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Curt Benge
Record added: May 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7514441
Enoch Crosby
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Enoch Crosby
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Enoch Crosby
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Rest in peace, Great Grand Uncle.
- Maria-Christina
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