Belteshazzar Dragoo, I

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Belteshazzar Dragoo, I

Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, Richmond County, New York, United States
Death: Died in Brown County, Brown County, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Dragoo, II and Élisabeth Dragoo
Husband of Martha Hannah Dragoo
Father of Andrew M. Dragoo, Sr.; Belteshazzar Dragoo Jr and Lawrence Daniel Dragoo
Brother of John Dragoo; Mary van Pelt (Dragoo) and Peter C. Dragroo, III

Managed by: Alice Zoe Marie Knapp
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About Belteshazzar Dragoo, I

  • Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A033207
  • Service: VIRGINIA Rank: SOLDIER
  • Death: 4-28-1836 BROWN CO OHIO
  • Service Source: BRUMBAUGH,REV WAR RECS VA, P 615
  • Service Description: 1) RECIEVED BOUNTY LAND

He meant have been born in Richmond, VA.


On 1773 he married MARTHA HANNAH BUTLER, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

They had fourteen children: WILLIAM6 DRAGOO, m. JENNIE FORRESTER; JOHN DRAGOO, b. 1779, Fayette Co. Pennsylvania; d. December 01, 1840, Nelson Co. Kentucky; JACOB DRAGOO, m. DELINA ???, November 15, 1810; HETTY DRAGOO OR BETTIE, b. January 05, 1795, Minerva, OH; d. August 15, 1834; PETER "INDIAN PETE" DRAGOO, b. January 25, 1777; DANIEL DRAGOO, b. June 08, 1780, Monongalia Co, WVA; d. September 01, 1837, Brown Co. OH; ANDREW DRAGOO, b. April 08, 1782; d. March 12, 1865, Yorktown, Delaware, Indiana; BELTSHAZZAR DRAGOO II, b. 1784, Fayette Co. Pennsylvania, d. Indiana; MARY DRAGOO, b. 1786; PATSY DRAGOO OR MARTHA, b. November 17, 1792, Mason Co. Kentucky. d. March 30, 1813, Lebanon, OH, m. PHILLIP BOWMAN, August 07, 1806; PEGGY MARGARET DRAGOO, b. June 01, 1797, d. January 01, 1851, Lebanon, OH; BENJAMIN FRANKLIN DRAGOO, b. March 07, 1799, Adams Co. OH, d. February 06, 1887, Brown Co. OH;

Found another child could be listed as theirs. Anna b. December 27, 1791 in Mason Co. Kentucky, d. June 2, 1863 in Minerva Oh. Also not sure about Mary Dragoo b. 1786 being Beltshazzar's and Martha's.

[Millie says ; Fredrick William Jacob (m. Delina) John (m. Mahala Thompson) Daniel (m. Susan Anne Bayne) Andrew (m. Mary Jane Hardesty, Elizabeth Parker) Belteshazzar, Jr. (m. Rebecca Austin) Mary (m. Philip Bowman) Ann (m. David Flaugher) Martha or Patsy Betty or Hetty Peggy Margaret Benjamin Franklin (m. Elizabeth Compton, Isabell Powers)]

Beltshazzar was a revolutionary war hero. A monument in Ripley County Ohio was erected for his part in settling the county.

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Belteshazzar Dragoo, I's Timeline

October 14, 1751
New York, Richmond County, New York, United States
September 1780
Age 28
Virginia, United States
April 8, 1782
Age 30
Springhill, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States
April 28, 1826
Age 74
Brown County, Brown County, Ohio, United States
Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio, United States