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John Erwin
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Birth: 1756
Crumlin
County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Death: Feb. 17, 1782
Erwinna
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA

Died age 26
Lieutenant John Erwin, born in Ireland, November 12, 1756, died February 17, 1782, from disease contracted in prison ships, New York Harbor, where he was held prisoner over four years, having been captured at the destruction of Fort Washington. Unmarried. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Arthur Erwin (1726 - 1791)
  Mary Scott Erwin (1727 - 1768)
 
 Siblings:
  John Erwin (1756 - 1782)
  Joseph Erwin (1758 - 1807)*
  William Livingston Erwin (1760 - 1836)*
  Sarah Erwin Mulhollon (1762 - 1809)*
  Hugh Scott Erwin (1767 - 1846)*
  Samuel F. Erwin (1770 - 1836)**
  Rebecca Erwin McKeen (1775 - 1848)**
  Arthur Erwin (1777 - 1842)**
  Francis Erwin (1777 - 1839)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Died
In February 1782
JOHN ERWIN
An Officer in the Federal Army
Aged 26 years
In respect to whose Memory
His Surviving BROTHERS
have placed this STONE
 
Burial:
Erwin Family Cemetery
Erwinna
Bucks County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Kathleen Oster
Originally Created by: Just A Beginner
Record added: Jun 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92444695
John Erwin
Added by: Just A Beginner
 
John Erwin
Added by: Just A Beginner
 
John Erwin
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Added by: Gale Vanselous
 
 
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Rest in Peace Cousin John
- Teri B.
 Added: Aug. 26, 2015
Lt. John Erwin
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Aug. 10, 2015
From home to home, and heart to heart, from one place to another, The warmth and joy of Christmas-time, brings us closer to each other.
- Rev. Dr. Mary
 Added: Dec. 27, 2014
 
 
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