About David Peterson
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GScid=2393744&GRid=67171769& David Peterson Birth: unknown Death: Dec. 21, 1855 Age 84 solider in the Revolution info from DAR records. Walters Property Manorville Suffolk County New York USA Cemetery notes and/or description: single stone on Walters property as recorded by DAR. Located on the east side of Halsey Manor Road about 1/4 mile south of the bridge over the L.I.E.
http://longislandgenealogy.com/SinglePeterson.html Single Peterson Grave, Manorville, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York - This single stone is located on the east side of Halsey Manor Road abut 1/4 mile south of the bridge over the L.I. Expressway. It is about 23 feet into the woods near a telephone pole labeled PELCO B7197 NYT 45.
1. DAVID PETERSON d. 21 Dec. 1855 age 85 years It is a white sandstone. No footstone was found.
Source: History of the Eastport Church by LeRoy Wilcox, pg 26. Hawkins Genea supplement
Source: Genealogies of Long Island Families a collection of genealogies relating to the following Long Island Families: Disckerson, Mitchill, Wickham, Carman, Raynor, Rushmore, Satterly, Hawkins, Arthur Smith, Mills, Howard, Lush, Greene. Compiled by Charles J. Werner mainly from records left by Benjamin F. Thompson Historian of Long Island Published by Charles J. Werner New York, NY 1919