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William Cahoon 1765-1828

From A Record of the Revolutionary Soldiers buried in Lake County, Ohio, New Connecticut Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution, Painesville, Ohio, 1902.

Typed and submitted by Becky Falin, 1996.

William Cahoon served his country in her struggle for freedom in the Massachusetts line, enlisting Oct. 11, 1781, under Capt. Samuel Sloan, in the regiment of Col. Asa Barnes, from Berkshire county.

He marched by order of Gen. Stark to Saratoga on an alarm.

He died in Kirtland, Oct. 1, 1828, aged sixty-three years, and is buried in Kirtland cemetery.

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