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Brig. Gen. Daniel Stewart

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Tranquil Plantation, Newport, St. John Parish, Georgia
Death: May 17, 1829 (67)
Newport, Liberty County, Georgia, United States
Place of Burial: Midway, Liberty County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Stewart and Susannah Stewart
Husband of Martha Stewart and Susannah Stewart
Father of John Stewart; Mary Wilson; Daniel Mclochlan Stewart; Martha Bulloch; Joseph Oswald Stewart and 2 others

Occupation: Hero of the Revolutionary War
Managed by: Kenneth Dean Fortie
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About Brig. Gen. Daniel Stewart

"... 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. Gen. Daniel Stewart's Timeline

October 20, 1761
Newport, St. John Parish, Georgia
March 21, 1784
Age 22
Age 26
October 21, 1791
Age 30
Liberty County, Georgia, United States
Age 30
Age 32
Age 35
Age 37
Liberty County, Georgia, United States
May 17, 1829
Age 67
Newport, Liberty County, Georgia, United States