Nov. 8, 1858 Paris Washington County Pennsylvania, USA
My Great x5 Grandfather
Revolutionary War Vet Served under Captain Gavin McCoy in the first regiment of Somerset Co NJ. Enlisted in Bernards Township August 1777 and was at the Battle of Springfield June 23 1780 Born in Vealtown NJ, which changed it's name to Bernardsville in 1840 Husband of Hannah Mortlett. Married December 7, 1784. Father of Peter, Thurman, Elizabeth, Jacob, Abraham, John, Benjamin, Mary, Rispah, Samuel, Israel, Sarah, Hannah, Freeman, Israel.