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Hezekiah Barker
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1757
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1834
Fredonia
Chautauqua County
New York, USA

Revoluntionary War Soldier.

Married Sarah Wood on Nov. 27, 1765 in Little Crompton, RI.

Enlisted in Little Crompton, RI. and saw ten months of actual service.

After that he followed Gen. Washington, at his request.

He carried important dispatches, ran through the lines as a cow boy, and did great services.

He bought 400 acres of land in the center of the village of Fredonia. He gave the parks in the center of the village of Fredonia to the town of Pomfret.

He gave land known as the old cemetery to the village of Fredonia and the land where the city hall now stands. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Wood Barker (1765 - 1851)*
 
 Children:
  Barzillai Barker (1784 - 1858)*
  William Barker (1786 - 1858)*
  Zebiah Barker (1788 - 1804)*
  Dezire Barker Barker (1791 - 1840)*
  Sarah Barker White (1795 - 1823)*
  Samuel H Barker (1797 - 1864)*
  John Barker (1800 - 1847)*
  Charles Barker (1804 - 1840)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pioneer Cemetery
Fredonia
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Jul 09, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9071729
Hezekiah Barker
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Hezekiah Barker
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Hezekiah Barker
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