Maj. Samuel Finley (Cont. Army)

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Samuel Finley

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cumberland County, Province of Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Finley and Martha Finley (Berkley)
Husband of Mary Finley
Father of Martha McCalla; James Brown Finley; Brig. Gen. Clement Finley, 10th Surgeon General of the U.S. Army; Samuel Berkeley and Prof. John Knox Finley
Brother of Clement W. Finley; Mary Leonard; James Finley; Michael Finley; Ann Johnson and 3 others

Managed by: William Anderson LaBach
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About Maj. Samuel Finley (Cont. Army)

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Samuel Finley, (April 15, 1752 – April 2, 1829) served in the Virginia cavalry during the Revolutionary War attaining the grade of major. President George Washington appointed him receiver of public moneys in the northwest, which position took him to Chillicothe, Ohio, about 1796, where he received a large allotment of land for his Revolutionary War service.

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Maj. Samuel Finley (Cont. Army)'s Timeline

1752
April 15, 1752
Cumberland County, Province of Pennsylvania
1792
1792
Age 39
1794
1794
Age 41
Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
1797
May 11, 1797
Age 45
Newville, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
1800
1800
Age 47
1806
1806
Age 53
Newville, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
1829
April 2, 1829
Age 76
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
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