Brig. General Daniel Stewart (Georgia Militia)

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Daniel Stewart, General

Birthplace: Newport, Liberty, Georgia, USA
Death: Died in Newport, Liberty, Georgia, USA
Place of Burial: Midway Cemetery near Fort Stewart
Immediate Family:

Son of John Stewart and Susannah Stewart
Husband of Susannah Stewart and MARTHA Stewart
Father of Martha Bulloch / Elliott; Daniel Stewart; Mary Wilson and John Stewart

Occupation: hero of the Revolutionary War
Managed by: Kenneth Dean FORTIE
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About Brig. General Daniel Stewart (Georgia Militia)

"... joined teh Revolutinary army at the age of fifteen; after the Revolution he had been made a brigadier general in recognition of his service in the Indian Wars..." Myers 1478

General Daniel Stewart (December 20, 1761 - May 27, 1829) was a brigadier general in the Georgia Militia. He joined the militia in 1776 and served during the American Revolutionary War DAR Ancestor # A109395 and the War of 1812.

Stewart was the great-grandfather of Theodore Roosevelt.

Political career

He served as a state representative from 1785 to 1787, Liberty County, Georgia sheriff from 1795 to 1797, and state senator for three terms between 1802 and 1811.

Eponymous places

Fort Stewart and Stewart County, Georgia are named after Daniel Stewart.

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Brig. General Daniel Stewart (Georgia Militia)'s Timeline

October 20, 1761
Newport, Liberty, Georgia, USA
March 21, 1784
Age 22
January 18, 1786
Age 24
Age 26
October 21, 1791
Age 30
August 15, 1799
Age 37
Liberty, Georgia, USA
May 17, 1829
Age 67
Newport, Liberty, Georgia, USA
Midway Cemetery near Fort Stewart