Burial: Probably buried on the farm of his son John Jr in Blooming Grove Township, Franklin County, Indiana.
Service: Commissioner 1780 of Purchases for Westmoreland Co., Penn Militia
Capt in 2nd Battalion of Westmoreland Co, Penn Militia
March 14, 1782 - July 15, 1782
Penn Archives 6th Series, Vol 2 pp 261,275,276,341.
Exec Journal of Indiana Territory (1800-1816) pp 166, 228
Exec Proc of Indiana (1816-1838) pp 327, 220, 438, 440.
Children of the American Revolution, application number 67700.
Married: Rebecca ____________
Solomon: Born 1784 Duied June 23, 1852
married Sarah ___________ Died in 1836
Josiah: Born Jan 10 1789 Died Sept 13, 1874
married Dec 26, 1816 to Sarah HARVEY
(Feb 12, 1795 - July 12, 1863)
Margaretta: married Jacob HETRICK
Debby: married Daniel MASON
Eliphant: married Elizabeth SHEPHERD
Naomi: married John CROAKE
Sarah: married Robert CASSA
Elizabeth: married Solomon SHEPHERD
Information came from the Waters Supplement.
These are two photos of the dedication, in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana:
The DAR chapter arranged for the stone and the Clarence A. Cook Chapter Color Guard presented the dedication honors.
Miss Mary Morgan was the State Regent at the time and her board was present
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THIS PATRIOT
I'D APPRECIATE HEARING FROM YOU.Stephen D Franklin
Directions: ________ Cemetery
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