Born: 1732, probably England
Burial: Simmon's Graveyard, 3 miles southeast of Holland, Indiana
Goverement marker placed by Mrs. George E NORMAN of Jasper, Indiana
Service: Served as ensignin Capt Peter VAN SANT's 3rd Associated Co for
lower Wakefield Twsp,Buck Co Militia in 1775.
1st Lieut 1777, in Capt Joshua ANDERSON's 6th Co, 5th Battalion, Buck Co Militia
IN 1780 Capt of the 2nd Co., 3rd Battalion, Buck Co.
Also served as Captain 1781-1783.
Proof:Penn Archives, 5th series, Vol 5 pp 304,354,390, 421,422,433, 436 and 444
Married: (1st) Sarah ENLOW
Henry: Born 1786 - died 1817 Married: (2nd) Elizabeth SIMMONS
Information collect by George W Wilson Historian Dubois Co, Indiana
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THIS PATRIOT
I'D APPRECIATE HEARING FROM YOU.Stephen D Franklin
Directions and Photos courtesy of Edward Hitchcock a member of the Daniel Guthrie SAR Chapter of Bedford, Indiana. Photo taken Aug 10, 2002.
Located in Section 29 of Cass Township, Dubois County. Cemetery is on a small hill between two poultry houses.
Take US Hwy 231 from Huntingburg three miless to Holland Road East or CR 1000S, turn right or west and go for about 1 1/2 miles to CR 500W, turn left or east and go 1/4 miles, turn left or north.
Contact Norbert Begle at the following address:
10304 S 500W
Huntingburg, Indiana 47542
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