LIEUTENANT COLONEL STEPHEN ST. JOHN

1736 (Norwalk, CT) – May 9, 1785; 49 or 50 years old
Married to Ann Fitch on December 9, 1757 in Wilton, CT
Children: Sarah, Susannah, Stephen, William, Nancy, Sarah
9th Connecticut Regiment

From ancestry.com

Buried in East Norwalk Historical Cemetery

Completely Eroded,
best transcript recorded in 1895:

Stephen St. John Esq.,
[Lt Col comm]and of the 9th Reg of
Foot [Guard of t]he State of Connecticut
who departed this life May the 9th 1785,
in the 50th year of his age.
Hark from the tombs of doleful son[-]
My ears, attend the cry;
Ye living men, come view the ground
Where you must shortly lie.


Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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