About James McCURDY
A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA with the rank of Private. DAR Ancestor # A076080
James was a weaver and farmer. He arrived here circa 1774. At 5' 6", he was shorter than two or three of his sons, who were at least 6'. Hew was a Presbyterian. During the Revolutionary War, he fought in Andrew Swearington's Co. Rangers. He fought with his friend James McConaughy under George Washington at Valley Forge.