About Sylvester Walworth
Killed in defense of Fort Griswold, September 6, 1781
Revolutionary War Patriot, served during the Fort Griswold Massacre led by Benedict Arnold of the British forces
"Sylvester Walworth who was a volunteer living on the north side of Fort Hill was buried in the Led yard Cemetery His grave is known to have been left unprovided with memorial stones"
source: The Battle of Groton Heights: A Collection of Narratives, Official Reports ... By William Wallace Harris, p. 248