Revolutionary War Soldier
"Allyn, Samuel. Born 1734; died Sept 6, 1781; buried in Wood Burial Ground, Stonington, Conn."
Ref: United States Congressional Serial set, Issue 6924 - Eighteenth Report of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution - Washington Government Printing Office - 1916
In memory of Capt Samuel Allyn. He departed this life Sep 6th 1781 in Fort Grifwould by traitor Arnold's murdering corps in the 47th year of his age. By God's decree my bounds ware fixt, the time ye place, tho much Contul'd, the cante was good ye, means ware wife. Snatch me from charms of Golden Life
Age at death: 46; died at Fort Griswold