Captain Benjamin Bartholomew

Captain Benjamin Bartholomew (HMIPE)

Location: Devon, PA 19333 Chester County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 3.988', W 75° 25.989'

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Capt'n. Benjamin Bartholomew
was born in Great Valley
in the County of Chester
State of Pennsylvania
February 16th anno dom 1752.
At the earliest period of the
Revolutionary War
he left his plough,
and with a heart glowing with patriotism
assumed the military garb.
He served in a seven years war
in the defence of his country.
Headed by the gallant Wayne
and after receiving many wounds
gaining much honour
and seeing his country free
returned to his plough again.
He died on his own fertile
and well cultivated farm
March 31, anno dom 1812
lamented by his relatives and friends
and sincerely regretted
by all his neighbors.
His remains
are here deposited.
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 6:11am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 463062 N 4435224
Decimal Degrees40.06646667, -75.43315000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 3.988', W 75° 25.989'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 3' 59.28" N, 75° 25' 59.34" W
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Area Code(s)610, 215, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 945 N Valley Forge Rd, Devon PA 19333, US
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