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Revolutionary War Graves of Soldiers of the American Revolution Buried in Michigan whose graves have been officially reported, located or marked, by the Daughters of the American Revolution.

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Revolutionary SoldierBornDiedBuriedRevolutionary Service
Annabil, Ebenezer 1756 Sept. 23, 1842 Bridgewater Center, Mich. Sergeant
Armstrong, Archibald 1749 - Oakwood Cemetery, Saline, Mich. Drummer boy
Baldwin, Nathaniel July 20, 1761, CT Aug. 30, 1840 Rochester, Mich Enlisted in sixth regiment from Conn., under Col. Parsons. Discharged Dec. 10, 1775.
Ball, Eli Aug. 5, 1766 Dec. 11, 1857 Whig Center Cemetery, near Herricksville, Branch County, Mich. -
Bancker, James - - Farmer's Creek Cemetery, Lapeer, Mich. -
Barber, John June 30, 1760 Dec. 2, 1834 Oakwood Cemetery, Adrain, Mich. Capt. Abner Hayard's Company, 2nd Regt.
Barron, Jonathan June 30, 1760 Dec. 2, 1834 Hillsdale Cemetery, St. Clair, Mi. -
Bates, Caleb - 1845 Lakeview Cemetery, Hillsdale, Mich. -
Beach, Jonathan Oct. 2, 1761 1850 Mt. Morris Cemetery, Genesee County, Mi. Aide to General Washington
Bishop, Hopper Mar. 22, 1762 Apr. 3, 1861 Novi Cemetery, Oakland County, Mich. Private in Capt. John Carpenter's company.
Blanchard, John 1763 - - Pensioner in 1840, age 77.
Brady, Hugh July 1768 Apr. 15, 1851 Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mi. -
Britton, John 1755, NY May 20, 1846 Horton Cemetery, Atlas Township, Goodrich, Mi. Private in Capt. Geo. Forepaugh's co., 5th battalion, Philadelphia militia. Brother of William Britton
Britton, William 1749 1844 Horton Cemetery, Atlas, Township, Goodrich, Mi. Brother of John Britton
Brooks, Ahira Mar. 10, 1760 Apr. 20, 1858 Soldiers Cemetery, Sturgis Mi. Gravestone inscription "A Revolutionary Soldier" Navy emblem on grave.
Bulson, Benjamin 1754 - - Enlisted, March, 1776, in N. Y.; company commanded by Capt. Thos. Mitchell, under Col. Van Courtlandt, in Gen. Putnam's brigade.
Cady, Elias Sept. 7, 1756 Mar. 31, 1853 Oak Hill Cemetery, Holly, Oakland County, Mi. Enlisted at Boston during the first year of the war and served till the close. "He spent the winter in Valley Forge with Gen. Washington." Pensioner.
Carr, Caleb, Sr. Oct. 13, 1762 July 18, 1839 Novi Cemetery Enlisted Nov. 2, 1776; served through an Indian alarm; was a private in Capt. Millard's company, under Col. John Waterman; corporal in Capt. Millard's company, 1st division, under Col. Wakeman.
Chamberlain, Joshua 1760 Feb. 20, 1827 Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich. Enlisted, April 3, 1777, at Richmond, Berkshire Co., Mass.; served as private until April 3, 1780, in Capt. Jeremiah Miller's company, Col. Vose regiment of Mass. troops.
Chilson, Ezra Nov. 20, 1762
Scituate, R.I.
Sept. 18, 1838 Silver Brook Cemetery, Niles, Mich. -
Clark, Jeremiah abt. 1760
Preston, Ct.
June 1, 1845 Clarkston, Mich Served under Capt. Bigelow Lawrence, entered service, March 2, 1778; discharged May 2, 1778. The Vermont revolutionary rolls record the name Jeremiah Clark on the payroll of Capt. Samuel Robertson, under Lt. Col. Eben Walbridge, June 15 to July 10, 1778.
Clark, Moses Sept. 24, 1761
Lebanon, Conn.
Jan. 2, 1844 Walker Cemetery, Walker, Mich. -
Cook, Elijah Sept. 10, 1759 June 30, 1839 Cook's Prairie Cemetery, Homer, Mich. -
Crawford, John - - Meade Cemetery -
Crombie, Ebenezer - - Michigan Sergeant, Revolutionary War.
Cross, Jeduthan Oct. 15, 1764 1839 Oakwood Revolutionary War Soldier.
Crossman, Josiah Nov. 25, 1760
Norton, Mass.
- Davis Cemetery -
Cruttenden, Timothy abt. 1746 abt. 1842 Oakhill Cemetery, near Saline, Mich. Revolutionary War Soldier
Cutler, Josiah - - Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Michigan -
Darling, Joseph Sept. 3, 1764 June 3, 1764 Jackson, Mich. -
Delong, Frances June 8, 1759 Feb. 8, 1862 Hartford Cemetery, Hartford, Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Donaldson, Altamont Nov. 13, 1763 Jan. 26, 1847 Fenton, Genesee County, Mich. "Grave marked by Genesee Chapter NSDAR Flint, Michigan"
Drake, Elijah July 4, 1759, PA Apr. 8, 1848 Royal Oak Mich. An associator, May 22, 1775, Northampton Co., Pa., militia; a lieutenant under Jacob Stroud; a captain, 1776; in 1778, under Capt. Schoonhoven; 1799, under Col. Armstrong, Northampton Co., Pa.
Dubois, Conrad - - - -
Dubois, Martin Oct. 21, 1764, NY 1854 Fitchburg Cemetery, Leslie, Mich. -
Dunn, Samuel - - Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich Grave marked by Louisa St. Clair Chapter, Detroit
Earle, Rufus - - Barren Lake Cemetyery, Niles, Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Emmons, James VA. 1839 Riverside Cemetery, Dowagiac, Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Evans, Edward May 8, 1766 Dec. 27, 1853 Constantine, Mich Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Fellows, Abiel Oct. 17, 1764, CT 1833 Fellows Farm, near Schoolcraft Grave marked by Abiel Fellows Chapter D.A.R., Three Rivers, Mich.
Ferris, Benjamin age 100 - Farm of his grandson, near Athens, Calhoun County, Mich. Grave marked by Abiel Fellows Chapter D.A.R., Three Rivers, Mich.
Grace, Benjamin 1760 Nov. 15, 1851 Clarenceville Cemetery Enlisted at Amherst, N. H., 1780, served under Capt. Livermore and Col, Scammel until 1783.
Graham, James 1749 Sept. 5, 1837 Graham Family Cemetery, Avon, Mich. Enlisted Apr. 15, 1777 in Capt. Hewitt's co., Col. Dennison's regiment, Conn. militia. In Capt. Spaulding's company, Col. Butler's regiment.
Grant, Isaac, Dr. 1759 Nov. 9, 1841 Albion, Mich Grave marked by Grant Chapter, Albion, Mich.
Green, Levi June 6, 1758, RI June 21, 1859 North Farmington Cemetery, Enlisted, July 1, 1776, for eight months under Capt. Baldwin. Second enlistment was for month of July, 1777, under Capt. Newell. His third enlistment was Aug., 1777, under Capt. Brown, Col. Simond's regiment, Mass. militia.
Gregory, Esbon - - Plains Cemetery, near Troy Corners, Oakland County, Mich. Enlisted June 15, 1777 as private in Capt. Amariah Babbitt's company, Col. Benj. Simon's regiment, Mass. militia.
Guernsey, Southmayd Apr. 10, 1763, CT Apr. 4, 1850 Athens, Mich Grave marked by Battle Creek Chapter, Battle Creek, Mich.
Hallock, William, Major - - Kalmback Farm, Washtenaw County, Mich. -
Hamtramck, John Frances 1757, Canada Apr. 11, 1803 Mt. Elliot Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. Grave marked by Louisa St. Clair Chapter, Detroit, Mich.
Harrington, James 1763 1825 - Rhode Island Troops as a Corporal.
Hatfield, Mason - - Stoney Creek Cemetery, near Saline, Mich. Grave marked by Ypsilanti Chapter D.A.R., Ypsilanti, Mich.
Hickman, Isaac 1757, NJ Aug. 15, 1845 Oak Hill Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich. Grave marked by Battle Creek Chapter D.A.R.
Holland, Joseph Oct. 1760, CT - Romeo Grave marked by Alexander Macomb Chapter D.A.R., Mt. Clemens, Mich.
Horton, George 1761 1835 Rochester Cemetery, Rochester, Mich. Enlisted May, 1780, at the age of nineteen, in Capt. Shoemaker's Pa. troops; served until Sept., 1783; the Pa. Archives, fifth series, records his service in the second class, seventh company, fifth battalion, Pa. militia, for 1782.
Hotchkiss, Enoch - - Orchard on his farm, Oakland County, Mich. Revolutionary service claimed. Grave marked by General Richardson Chapter, Pontiac, Mich.
Howard, Brooks Mar. 14, 1765
Nova Scotia
July 5, 1858 Chesterfield Cemetery Grave marked by Alexander Macomb Chapter D.A.R., Mt. Clemens, Mich.
Huff, Abraham 1760 1850 Shurte Cemetery, LaGrange Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Hulick, Derrick Montgomery, NJ 1843 Lakeville Cemetery, Oakland County, Mich. Enlisted, June 1, 1776, in Capt. Wm. Baird's company, under Col. Quick; also under Capt. Rynear Staats and Col. Frelinghuysen of N. J.
Ingram, Amos 1757, NY Aug. 11, 1838 Irving, Mich. Served under General Washington
Jones, Solomon 1760, CT 1865 Davisburg Cemetery Enlisted, July, 1775, in Capt. Abyah Rowle's 6th company, Conn. militia stationed on the Sound until Sept. 14; ordered to Boston.
Kimball, Eben - - Willow Grove Cemetery, Armanda, Mich. Grave marked by Alexander Macomb Chapter D.A.R., Mt. Clemens, Mich.
Landon, Nathan 1757 - - Enlisted Feb. 1, 1776, in Capt. Archibald Shaw's company, Col. Wm. C. Maxwell's regiment, New Jersey Militia. Served until Nov. 14, 1776, when regiment was dismissed, by Gen. Gates, at Ticonderoga.
Lawrence, Levi Aug. 9, 17-- Dec. 10, 1838 Saginaw, Mich. -
Lincoln, Abiathar - - Near Jackson, Mich. -
Lybrook, Henry 1755 1839 Shurte Cemetery, LaGrange, Mich Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Mack, Stephen 1764, Lyme, CT Nov. 11, 1826 Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich. Enlisted at age of sixteen in New Hampshire militia, as a private in Capt. John Trotter's company under Col. Rufus Putnam's sixth regiment; received rank of colonel in Vermont troops.
Merrill, Caleb Baker 1754
Great Barrington, Mass.
July 2, 1842 Clarkston, Mich. Commissioned officer in the battles of Bennington, Bemis Heights, Saratoga, Stillwater and at the surrender of Burgoyne.
Niles, Samuel - July, 1838 Crook Cemetery, Troy, Mich. Grave marked by General Richardson Chapter, Pontiac, Mich.
Otis, Edward 1766, CT 1851, IN Buchanan, Mich. Connecticut Troops
Pangborn, William 1742 Mar. 10, 1852 Michigan Fought under Washington through the Revolution.
Pardy, Joseph - - Oakridge Cemetery, Marshall, Mich. Grave marked by the Mary Marshall Chapter D.A.R., Marshall, Mich.
Parker, Ezra Dec. 13, 1745
Wallingford, CT
July 7, 1842 Royal Oak Cemetery, Royal Oak, Mich. Grave stone inscribed "Revolutionary soldier". Was in battles of Bunker Hill and of Lexington, in Berkshire Co., Mass., militia; sergt. in Arnold's expedition through Maine and Quebec; in battles of Bennington and Saratoga.
Peck, Selah - 1859 Athens, Mich. Grave marked by Battle Creek Chapter, Battle Creek, Mich.
Pettigrew, John 1757, VA 1838 Union Cemetery, La Grange, Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R.
Petty, Jacob - 1838 Sashabaw Plains, Oakland County, Mich. Claimed to have belonged to Washington's Body Guard.
Phelps, Joel July 16, 1755 - Rose Corners Cemetery, Oakland County, Mich. Enlisted June, 1775 in Capt. John McKinstry's company, Col. John Patterson's Mass. reg. Capt. Hall's company, under Col. Henry Sherbourn, 1777. Capt. Stephen Hardin's company under Col. Zebulon Butler, Conn. reg. Gen. Burgoyne's army of Va. Pensioner.
Porter, Moses - - Metamora Cemetery, Lapeer County, Mich. Grave marked by General Richardson Chapter, Pontiac, Mich.
Post, Beniah - - - "Soldier of the Revolution"
Potter, Lydia (Barnes) - Aug. 1836 Baldwin Cemetery, Avon, Mich. "She worked night and day for the destitute soldiers at Valley Forge'.
Pratt, Caleb 1760 - Oakland County, Mich. "Under Stark at Bennington."
Pratt, Stephen Dec. 17, 1764, MA Aug. 3, 1854 Mountain Home, Otsego, Mich. Grave marked by Hannah McIntosh Cady Chapter, Allegan.
Quick, John 1760, NJ 1851 Laphan Cemetery, Maple Grove, Mich. Served under Washington in N.J. and was in Pa. campaigns.
Ransom, Ezekiel, Major Oct. 1, 1763, CT Nov. 1, 1838 Mountain Home, Kalamazxoo, Mich. Vermont Militia, non-commissioned officer on staff of General Washington.
Root, Eleazor 1764 - Oak Grove Cemetery, Manchester, Mich. Grave marked by Sarah Caswell Angell Chapter, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Sampson, Jonathan, Jr. - - Grave not located Minute man in the Revolution.
Scrambling, George - - -Youngest Captain buried in Michigan
Selkirk, Jeremiah - - Wayland, Mich Aide-de-camp to Washington, "Fought under the name of Silkrags, under which name he was pensioned."
Sellick, James 1763, CT 1851 Allen Cemetery, Silver Creek, Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R. of St. Joseph and Benton Harbor, Mich.
Smith, Frances - - Benton Cemetery, near Saline, Mich. Grave marked by Ypsilanti Chapter, Ypsilanti, Mich.
Smith, Ithamar Jan. 13, 1756
Long Meadow, MA
Sept. 1, 1844 Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich. Enlisted, June, 1776, for 6 months, private in Capt. Josiah Smith's company, Col. Whitney's reg.; in Apr., 1777, as an artificer in Capt. Richard Faxon's company, Col. David Mason's reg.; 1779, quartermaster shop at Springfield, Mass.
Smith, Reuben - - Near Marine City, Mich. Grave marked by Ot-si-ke-ta Chapter D.A.R., St. Clair, Mich.
Sorter, George 1756 Sept. 14, 1851 Raisinville Cemetery, six miles south of Monroe, Mich. Grave marked by Sarah Caswell Angell Chapter D.A.R., Ann Arbor, Mich.
Sprague, Silas Feb. 18, 1762, CT Mar. 8, 1841 Crooks Cemetery, Troy, Mich. Mustered, July, 1779, from Great Barrington, Capt. Goodrich's company, Col. Ashley's reg.; also served for the town of Stillwater, 1781; a major in the Toledo War.
Stevens, James 1756 July 8, 1846 Arlington Cemetery, near Lawrence, Mich. Grave marked by Algonquin Chapter D.A.R. of St. Joseph and Benton Harbor, Mich.
Sweet, Wilbur 1760, VT Aug. 19, 1857 Under investigation -
Terhune, John NJ - Emily Whitmore Park Cemetery, Washtenaw County, Mich. Captain John Intwater's Company, NY
Terhune, Sarah (Vreeland) - - Emily Whitmore Park Cemetery, Washtenaw County, Mich. "Sarah Terhune walked nine miles before dawn to warn the American Camp of the approach of the British who had encamped the night before on a corner of her father's plantation at Hackensack." The young soldier to whom she delivered the message became her h
Terry, William Nathan 1760 Jan. 20, 1840 Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich. Captain Ransom's Company, PA Troops, under Col. Butler.
Toby, Zoeth Dec. 30, 1758, MA 1838 Lawler Cemetery, Charlestown, Mich. Grave marked by Lucinda Hinsdale Stone Chapter D.A.R.
Todd, Joseph Feb. 11, 1765
Warsaw, NY
- Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Mich. Enlisted Apr., 1781. Private in Capt. Peter Bertholft's company, Col. Henry Wasner's reg., N. Y. militia.
Trumbull, John Apr. 13, 1750, CT May 12, 1831 Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. Grave marked by Louisa St. Clair Chapter D.A.R., Detroit, Mich.
Van Netter (Van Netten), Joseph 1763 - Oakland County, Mich. Served in Capt. Wendell's company, Col. Wynkoop's reg., N. Y. troops; later under Col. Van Schaick; was in battles of Monmouth and Yorktown. First Revolutionary soldier to file an application for pension in Oakland Co. court. Was pensioned Feb. 22, 1822.
Watkins, Mark Dec. 6, 1763 June 21, 1836 Leonidas, Mich Grave marked by Abiel Fellows Chapter D.A.R, Three Rivers, Mich.
Wellman, Zadock 1761 - East of Troy Corners, Oakland County, Mich. Name on pension roll of 1840.
Witherell, James June 16, 1759, MA Jan. 9, 1838 Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Mich. Grave marked by Louisa St. Clair Chapter D.A.R., Detroit, Mich.
Wood, Nathan 1760 Dec. 10, 1846 Riverside Cemetery, Albion, Mich Grave marked by Hannah Tracy Grant Chapter D.A.R., Albion, Mich.
Woodruff, Benjamin Nov. 26, 1744, NJ Oct. 18, 1837 Forest Hill Cemetery, Ann Arbor, Mich. Grave marked by Sarah Caswell Angell Chapter D.A.R., Ann Arbor, Mich.

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