Col. David Espy

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David Espy

Immediate Family:

Son of George Espy and Jean Espy
Husband of Jane Espy
Father of Mary Anderson; David Espy and George Espy
Brother of Mary Espy; Josiah Espy and John Espy

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About Col. David Espy

David Espy 1730

Parents: George Espy 1695-1761 and Jean Taylor 1699

Wife: Jane Woods


  • David
  • George
  • Mary (Espy) Anderson b. 1779

David Espy was a colonel in the Revolutionary War. He was the owner of Espy House in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. General Arthur St. Clair used the house during the Revolutionary War, and President George Washington stayed there while using the house as his headquarters while putting down the Whiskey Rebellion in 1794.


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