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Michael Cresap
Birth: Jun. 29, 1742
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1775
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Pre-Revolutionary War Hero. Lived in Ohio part of his adult life as a frontiersman and land developer. Later, he commanded a company of Maryland riflemen in the Continental Army at Cambridge Massachusetts. He was commissioned a Colonel under George Washington during the American Revolutionary War and died in service of the Army. (bio by: Tim Joyce) 
Family links: 
  Thomas Cresap (1694 - 1787)
  Elizabeth Cresap Martin (1768 - 1826)*
  Michael Cresap (1775 - 1860)*
  Daniel Cresap (1782 - 1870)*
  Elizabeth Cresap Prater (1737 - ____)*
  Michael Cresap (1742 - 1775)
*Calculated relationship
In Memory of
Michael Cresap First Capt
Of the Rifle Batalions
And Son to Col Thomas
Cresap Who Departed this
Life October the 18 1775
Trinity Churchyard
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 6 Northside
GPS (lat/lon): 40.70879, -74.01211
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tim Joyce
Record added: Jan 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10288158
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- Jill
 Added: Apr. 17, 2017
Thank you, sir for your service to our country during our American Revolution. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Oct. 18, 2016
My Ancestor confirmed by DNA. Surprized to find Alexander Hamilton is buried here as well. Because of this finding I discovered a treasure of facts between the two. Thank you for your service to our Country.
- Carol McGarity-Kiernan
 Added: Jun. 20, 2016
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