SOLDIERS OF THE OLD WARS
Submitted by PHGS member Pam Davis
following-named pensioners for Revolutionary and other military services were
residents of Machias in 1840, viz., GAD
TAYLOR, aged eighty-one years; RICHARD ODELL, aged eighty years; and EDWARD
sixty-eight years of age.
MR. WIGGIN M.
FARRAR, eighty-three years of age is a pensioner of the war of
and the brothers, PETER and JACOB
were soldiers during the Mexican War.
above information was obtained from the History of Cattaraugus County, New York
by L. H. EVERTS, 1879.
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