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Capt William Shippin
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Birth: 1750
Death: Jan. 2, 1777

Revoluntionary War Continental Marine Officer. He served as a Captain in the Continental Marines during the Revolutionary War. In 1776 he was the captain of the privateer "Hancock". During the Winter Campaign of 1776-1777, he was detatched from his ship and served with George Washington's army operating in New Jersey. He was killed in action at the Battle of Princton. 
 
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 Children:
  Ann Shippin DeHaas (1774 - 1830)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peter's Episcopal Churchyard
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Oct 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9542736
Capt William Shippin
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Capt William Shippin
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Capt William Shippin
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
 
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Thank you..Not forgotten
- Leanne Keefer Bechdel
 Added: Nov. 9, 2010
we will visit this year..
- Leanne Keefer Bechdel
 Added: Mar. 15, 2010
Thanks for serving in the war. I wish I could find out more about you.
- Jane Wilson
 Added: Jan. 10, 2010
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