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John Harper, Sr
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Birth: 1759, USA
Death: 1819
Greene County
Ohio, USA

John was born 1759 Harper Ferry, VA (now WV), died 1819 Ross Twp, Greene Co, OH; married Anna Thomas.
Enlisted March 1776 Harper's Ferry (Maryland Troops) continental service under Capt John Day, 7th Company commanded by Scott, discharged May 9, 1776.
Harper's Ferry, VA was named for the Harper family who resided there. Thomas Harper, brother to John, owned the ferry and operated a boat there.
Known children are: Nancy, and Thomas, who mar'd Mary Surlat.
DAR Roster I, pg 174; Roster II, pg 406; Roster III, pg 158; "Portrait and Biographical Album of Clark & Greene Co, OH", 1890, pg 517. 
 
Burial:
Bloxom Cemetery
Clark County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: C Shaw
Record added: Aug 22, 2006
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John Harper, Sr
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