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James Woodworth 1766-1859

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

Transcribed and submitted by Becky Falin, 1996.

James Woodworth was born in Coventry, Conn., July 8, 1766, and died in Painesville, Nov. 2, 1859, aged ninety-three years.

He lies in Evergreen Cemetery. In the "Public Records of Connecticut" during the Revolutionary War, page 138 is this concerning James Woodworth, as verified by his descendants.

"This Assembly do establish James Woodworth to be ensign of the fourth company or train band in the 12th regiment of this state."

He will be remembered as the father of Harvey Woodworth.

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