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Amasa Hill 1763-1847

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.

A soldier in the Revolutionary War was Amasa Hill, born at Stillwater, New York, in October 1763. He enlisted from Spencertown, N.Y. in March 1780, for nine months, in Capt. Walter Vrooman's company, Col. John Harper's regiment.

He was with his regiment in the battle of Cherry Valley.

He removed to Ohio in the winter of 1809-1810, settling in Madison. The exact date of his death is not known, but his will was probated Oct. 13, 1847.

He is buried in the cemetery near "Turney's Corners" in Madison.

He received a pension.

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