Peter Ferris

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Peter Ferris

Birth
Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 7 Apr 1816 (aged 89)
Panton, Addison County, Vermont, USA
Burial Panton, Addison County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 5502906 · View Source
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Father of Lewis Ferris (1745-1819).
Grandfather of Isaiah Ferris, Sr (1781-1853).
Was a patriot during the Revolutionary War when British troops burned his farm, destroyed his fruit trees, and killed his livestock. It has been reported that Benjamin Franklin stayed at the Ferris farm during a trip to Canada.


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  • Created by: Fred Vance
  • Added: 3 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5502906
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Ferris (21 Apr 1726–7 Apr 1816), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5502906, citing Adams Ferry Cemetery, Panton, Addison County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Fred Vance (contributor 46484122) .