War of the Revolution

After a pause of a month or so in this project, I finally found the time to dig into the list of the veterans of the Revolutionary War who are buried in Norwalk, Connecticut. Of the 59 names on that list, several had extensive battle experience in George Washington’s Army. Others served for a monthContinue reading “War of the Revolution”

PRIVATE WILLIAM ST. JOHN

1763 (Norwalk, CT) – July ?, 1805 (Norwalk, CT); 41 or 42 years oldMarried Hannah Marvin in 1788Children: Delia, Charlotte, Matthew, MariaSon of Lieutenant Colonel Stephen St. John (1735-1785), also a veteran of the Revolutionary War. Buried in East Norwalk Historical Cemetery

LIEUTENANT COLONEL STEPHEN ST. JOHN

1736 (Norwalk, CT) – May 9, 1785; 49 or 50 years oldMarried to Ann Fitch on December 9, 1757 in Wilton, CTChildren: Sarah, Susannah, Stephen, William, Nancy, Sarah9th 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 ofFootContinue reading “LIEUTENANT COLONEL STEPHEN ST. JOHN”