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Lydia Barrington Darragh
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Birth: 1729
County Dublin, Ireland
Death: Dec. 28, 1789
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Revolutionary War Spy.

Lydia Darragh was born in Ireland and immagrated to America about 1765. During the American Revolution the British quaranteend her house and held a meeting of which she listened in. She informed the American authorites at Whitemarsh and saved George Washington's Amry from being destroyed. She never made the story public and her daughter told people about her heroism after her death.
My wife's 7th Gr Grandmother. 
 
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 Spouse:
  William Darragh (____ - 1783)*
 
 Children:
  John Darragh (1766 - 1821)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Friends Arch Street Meeting House Burial Ground
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: David Gillespie
Record added: Aug 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28814348
Lydia <i>Barrington</i> Darragh
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Lydia <i>Barrington</i> Darragh
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Lydia <i>Barrington</i> Darragh
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