Lt William Thompson Died in Battle 1777

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Birth: unknown Death: Apr. 27, 1777 Ridgefield Fairfield County Connecticut, USA Who fell in battle, bravly fighting for the liberties of his country, in memorable action at Ridgefield; in the 27th of April, 1777, where a handful of entrepid Americans withstood some thousands of British troops till overpowered by numbers, he fell a victim to the British tyranny, and more than savage cruelty in the 35th year of his age. He lived greatly beloved, and died universally lamented, and his body being removed from the place of action, was here deposited with military honors. Relettered in 1864. Burial: Old Congregational Burying Ground Stratford Fairfield County Connecticut, USA Created by: Jan Franco Record added: Aug 11, 2007

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William Thompson Lt.
April 16, 1713
308 Mendon, Worcester, MA
1 July 24, 1777
244 64 Stafford, Tolland, CT
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