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PVT Daniel Frederick Bakeman

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PVT Daniel Frederick Bakeman Famous memorial

Birth
Schoharie County, New York, USA
Death 5 Apr 1869 (aged 109)
Freedom, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
Burial Freedom, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 4061 View Source

American Revolutionary War Figure. Born in Schoharie County, New York, he was the last surviving veteran of the US Revolutionary War. He lived to see Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrender to Federal troops at Appomattox and to see Alaska purchased from Russia, to be added to the Union. On February 14, 1867, the US Congress passed a special act which granted a Revolutionary War pension to Bakeman, who proved he was a veteran of the war. He died two years later at age 109 in Freedom, New York.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 24 Nov 1998
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 4061
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/4061/daniel-frederick-bakeman : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Daniel Frederick Bakeman (9 Oct 1759–5 Apr 1869), Find a Grave Memorial ID 4061, citing Sandusky Cemetery, Freedom, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .