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St. Michaels Church

2495 Bickel Church Rd NW, Baltimore, OH 43105

  • Peter Roshon:  Born   00/00/1763   Loc. UNK  

     Died   00/00/1819   Baltimore, Fairfield County, Ohio

     SAR #    275816                  

     DAR #   A094765

     Patriotic Service: Private in Captain John Morritz’s Company 4, 2nd Battalion,                   Northampton County Militia. 1777 – 1778.  Mustered out  05/14/1778  at the age of 15.

     The 2nd Battalion of Northampton County was part of George Washington’s

     Philadelphia Campaign. Roshon was a member of the 6th Class and was called into             action on 10/23/1777, about 6 weeks after the Battle of Brandywine, but before the battle       of  White Marsh. During Roshon’s enlistment members of the militia worked at

     The Allentown Armory guarded stores, assisted with the defense of Fort Mifflin and               Mercer, built redoubts, and participated in the Battle of White Marsh

     and other small skirmishes.

     GPS Coordinates:   39.8729/-82.6927

  • John Fry, Sr.:  Born   00/00/1766   Virginia  

      Died   11/10/1838   Baltimore, Fairfield County, Ohio

      SAR#:    000000

      DAR#:   000000

      Patriotic Service:  Private Enlisted 0321/1776 in Captain Henry Shade’s Pennsylvania Rifle Regiment

      GPS Coordinates:   39.8730/-82.6328

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