Lieut Abraham Hyatt

Lieut Abraham Hyatt

White Plains, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 3 Jun 1820 (aged 72)
Chappaqua, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Ossining, Westchester County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 18810282 · View Source
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Aged 73 years & 13 days
"Here repose the mortal remains of Abraham Hyatt, one of that band of INCORRIGIBLE PATRIOTS who by their valor achieved the independence of their Country, and transmitted to their posterity the fairest form of Government that human wisdom can devise."

Son of Nathan and Anna Hunt Hyatt. Entered the army in 1776 and served in the 4th NY Regiment as a Second Lt in Captain Jonathan's Company. Commission signed by John Hancock. In 1779 promoted to 1st Lt and this commission was signed by John Jay. He was awarded Military Tract Lands in western NY State for his service which he left to several of his children. Was a farmer and spent the remainder of his life after his military service on his farm in New Castle. Original member of the NY State Society of the Cincinnati. Married Sarah Ryder of Chappaqua and they were the parents of eight children. Info from Ossining Historical Society re Dale Cemetery.

His military file is 68 pages long.

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  • Maintained by: Jeanne Sutherland
  • Originally Created by: EOB
  • Added: 7 Apr 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18810282
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Abraham Hyatt (17 Jun 1747–3 Jun 1820), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18810282, citing Dale Cemetery, Ossining, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Jeanne Sutherland (contributor 47426368) .