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Col Samuel Clyde
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1732
Windham
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1790
Cherry Valley
Otsego County
New York, USA

Lt. Colonel Samuel Clyde fought in the Battle of Oriskany as second in command of the First Regiment - Canajoharie District - of the Tryon County, New York Militia. He and his family on November 11, 1778 survived the terrible Cherry Valley Massacre, when 32 of their neighbors and friends were killed by British Rangers, Tories and Mohawk Indians. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Catharine Wasson Clyde (1737 - 1824)
 
 Children:
  Matthew Clyde (1769 - 1849)*
  Catharine Clyde Holt (1769 - 1848)*
  Joseph Clyde (1774 - 1866)*
  Agnes Clyde Schermerhorn (1787 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Col. SAMUEL CLYDE
Born April 11, 1732
Died Nov. 30, 1790
 
Burial:
Cherry Valley Cemetery
Cherry Valley
Otsego County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: J. Robert Schmidt
Originally Created by: Michael A Bernstein
Record added: Oct 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43641491
Col Samuel Clyde
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Col Samuel Clyde
Added by: Michael A Bernstein
 
Col Samuel Clyde
Added by: Michael A Bernstein
 
 
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- willy
 Added: Jul. 13, 2016
RIP Great Grand Uncle~
- kendy49
 Added: Oct. 11, 2014
He was a good friend of George Washington who dined and slept with him on numerous occasions.
- Bill Krebs
 Added: Feb. 20, 2014
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