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Capt Coard Hazzard
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1750
Death: Mar. 13, 1831

CAPTAIN DELAWARE MILITIA REVOLUTIONARY WAR--
1ST DELAWARE REGIMENT

Stirling's Division | 1st Maryland Brigade | 1st Delaware Regiment
History
Organized 13 January 1776 from Kent, Sussex and New Castle counties.

Entered Valley Forge in May 1776 with 321 men assigned and 203 fit for duty.

Left Valley Forge with 360 assigned and 211 fit for duty.

Battles: Chesapeake Bay, New York City, Northern New Jersey, Trenton-Princeton, New York 1777, Defense of Philadelphia, Philadelphia-Monmouth

Company Commander
Coard Hazzard

Eldest son of Joseph Hazzard and grandson of Cord Hazzard of Stretcher's Island, Broadkill Creek, Sussex County, Delaware(who settled in Delaware in 1700).

Served Colonels Haslet and Halls Regiments until March 1778 when he resigned his commission, due to his hearing loss by the bursting of a shell during the attack by the British on Mud Island, below Philadelphia, Pa. in November of 1777.
 
 
Burial:
Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery
Milton
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
 
Created by: gennie
Record added: Sep 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97487361
Capt Coard Hazzard
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Capt Coard Hazzard
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Capt Coard Hazzard
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- Kathy Jennings Brown
 Added: Apr. 18, 2016
Thank you Genie for creating this! I am so very proud to say that Capt Hazzard is my 6th great grandfather. Thank your sir for fighting to create our country!
- PAMELA VICKERS COOPER
 Added: Oct. 15, 2014

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Sep. 21, 2012
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