|Birth: ||1768, Ireland|
Patrick Manson was said to have been a native of Ireland, born about 1768, and emigrated to Sandy Creek Township, Venango County. PA in abt 1797.
He settled on a farm about 3 miles below Franklin, PA on the bank of the Allegheny River by 1812.
Some information says he married a women named Polly, but this is not confirmed,and they are thought to have had 10 known children.
Patrick was recognized as a Revolutionary War patriot. He would have been quite young, but it is possible. He also is said to have served in the War of 1812.
Estate records indicate that the death date listed on the tombstone as 1853, should actually be 1843.
The tombstone was placed some years after his death by members of the DAR.
John Manson (1800 - 1881)*
Franklin Pioneer Cemetery
Created by: Sara Cobb
Record added: Jun 24, 2010
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