David Palmer (1742 - 1781) Icn_world

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Birthplace: Stonington, New London Co., CT
Death: Died in Groton Heights, New London Co., CT
Cause of death: Killed at Fort Griswold
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About David Palmer

Died in defense of Fort Griswold, September 9, 1781.

David was in the Revolutionary War and was killed at the massacre of Fort Griswold.

In the Old Palmer Ground near the head of Palmer's Cove at Noank, is the following inscription: In Memory of Mr David Palmer who was flain in Fort Griswould fep 6th 1781 in y 38 year of his Age

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David Palmer's Timeline

1742
June 4, 1742
Stonington, New London Co., CT
1773
November 15, 1773
Age 31
Stonington, New London, CT, USA
1781
September 6, 1781
Age 39
Groton Heights, New London Co., CT
1782
May 9, 1782
Age 39
Groton, New London Co., CT