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John Sullivan
Birth: Feb. 17, 1740
Somersworth
Strafford County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1795
Durham
Strafford County
New Hampshire, USA

Member of the first and second continental congress (1774, 1775), a Revolutionary War General who defeated the Iroquois in 1778-1779, president (1786-1788) of New Hampshire and chairman of his state's convention to ratify the US constitution in 1788. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Sullivan (1692 - 1796)
  Margery Brown Sullivan (1714 - 1801)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Worster Sullivan (1738 - 1820)*
 
 Children:
  Lydia Sullivan Steele (1763 - 1842)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Sullivan (1740 - 1795)
  James Sullivan (1744 - 1808)*
  Mary Sullivan Hardy (1752 - 1827)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sullivan Family Burial Ground
Durham
Strafford County
New Hampshire, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 23, 2000
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Major General John SullivanHe was first Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of New Hampshire and had been a member of St. John's Lodge, Portsmouth, New Hampshire since 1767, oldest continuously operating Masonic lodge in the Americas. By virtue of a deputatio...(Read more)
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Sep. 3, 2016
Thank you, brave and honorable patriot.
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