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Rockport Cemetery

Marion Township

Samuel Lippincott who lies buried at Rockport died in Allen County
September 16, 1836, after having been for some years a resident of the
community. He was born August 29, 1759, in Shrewsburg Township,
Monmouth County, New Jersey; at the age of twenty he enlisted in the
Revolutionary service; after six months he was captured and he was
held a prisoner seven months and seven days; it was one February night
in 1780 that he was captured by five Tories and carried to Sandy Hook;
there is a private family marker at the grave. Mrs. James H. Sullivan
established her membership in Lima Chapter Daughters of the Ameri-
can Revolution through the name of Samuel Lippincott; the Lippin-
cotts of Lima are of the same lineal descent.

(taken from the Standard History of Allen Co, 1921)




Birth Date

Death Date


Foley, Gwenda



23 Sep 1976

Kidd, E. Wayne        

Lewis, Charles H


27 Dec 1983


Lewis, LaVaun



27 Dec 1983

Long, David E    

30 Jan 2010


Marshall, John R.

Steiner, Gideon    

10 Nov 2010

WWII Army Veteran - b Ontario, Canada

Wright, Clara L



19 Mar 1976


Wright, Galo



9 Mar 1974



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