John Erwin

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John Erwin

  • Birth 1756 Crumlin, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
  • Death 17 Feb 1782 Erwinna, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Erwinna, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 92444695

Died age 26
Lieutenant John Erwin, born in Ireland, November 12, 1756, died February 17, 1782, from disease contracted in prison ships, New York Harbor, where he was held prisoner over four years, having been captured at the destruction of Fort Washington. Unmarried.


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Died
In February 1782
JOHN ERWIN
An Officer in the Federal Army
Aged 26 years
In respect to whose Memory
His Surviving BROTHERS
have placed this STONE


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  • Maintained by: Kathleen Oster
  • Originally Created by: Just A Beginner
  • Added: 23 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92444695
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Erwin (1756–17 Feb 1782), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92444695, citing Erwin Family Cemetery, Erwinna, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Kathleen Oster (contributor 47973435) .