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 Peter Tower

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Peter Tower

  • Birth 12 Jan 1728 Hingham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 4 Aug 1814 Cummington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Cummington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Memorial ID 55579323

Peter Tower performed military service during the Revolution despite being more than 45 years old. He was in Capt. Pyam Cushing's company, guarding the shores while the British ships were lying at the outer harbor of Boston subsequent to its evacuation in March 1776. He served in 2 other companies doing guard duty. Near the end of the Revolution, Peter and several other family members moved from Hingham to Cummington. (Excerpt from Tower Genealogy by Charlemagne Tower).


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  • Maintained by: Carol Mack
  • Originally Created by: P.K. Magruder
  • Added: 28 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55579323
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Tower (12 Jan 1728–4 Aug 1814), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55579323, citing Bryant Cemetery, Cummington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Carol Mack (contributor 47302078) .