Born: about 1750
Died: April 30, 1848
Burial: Otwell In his 99th year. He served his country in the Revolutionary War."
Service: Enlisted in 1779 at Newburyport, Mass
served 6 months under Capt Putnam, Col TYLER's Regt
Enlisted again, 1780, at Newburyport, Mass
served under Col Rufus Putnam in Fifth Mass Regt.
Discharged at West Point, Jan 26, 1781.
Served 6 months.
Third Enlisted again in 1781, for 6 months in First New Hampshire Regt
under Major William SCOTT.Discccccharged at Saratoga.
Proof: Pension Record Book E, Vol 7, page 120
Pension application shows his wifes name as India STRATTON, but inscripton on very old gravestone reads
"Pursia A STRATTON, wife of John Mann, died March 6, 1859, in 92 years of age."
Married: May 1797 - India STRATTON
Elizabeth: Born April 2, 1804 - married April 3, 1823 to James LOGAN.
Information collected by C A Brown of Indianapolis, Indiana.
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THIS PATRIOT
I'D APPRECIATE HEARING FROM YOU.Stephen D Franklin
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