Gen Daniel Roberdeau

Gen Daniel Roberdeau

Birth
Saint Kitts And Nevis
Death 5 Jan 1795 (aged 67–68)
Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
Burial Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA
Plot Old 166
Memorial ID 11610922 · View Source
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Continental Congressman. Signer of the Articles of Confederation. Daniel was born on the Island of St. Christopher in the West Indies. He helped to establish the Masons in Philadelphia. He served as Brigadier General in the Pennsylvania state militia. Was with General Washington at Valley Forge. Established a lead mine and later built Fort Roberdeau, at his own expense to protect the mines. His son Isaac helped Pierre Charles L'Enfant to lay out the city of Washington, DC.

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  • Originally Created by: Dan Silva
  • Added: 25 Aug 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11610922
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gen Daniel Roberdeau (1727–5 Jan 1795), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11610922, citing Mount Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .