Monday, February 4, 2013

A Veteran in Meech Cemetery, New York

 
LEE, Abner, b. Middletown, Conn. 2/20/1759, d. 6/30/1843; age 84-4-10, "In
the Revolution he engaged for his Country; was with Arnold in his defeat at
Quebec; with Washington at Trenton, Princeton and Red Bank. At sea was
taken by a British man-of-war, carried to Bermuda in irons, imprisoned some
10 weeks. In 1812 united with the Baptist Church having when young
entertained a hope in Christ."