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Nicholas Gilman – Continental Army Staff Officer

Nicholas Gilman, Jr. (August 3, 1755{spaced ndash}May 2, 1814) was a soldier in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, a delegate to the Continental Congress, and…

Alexander Scammell – Continental Army Staff Officer

Alexander Scammell (1747{sfn|Coffin|1845|p=78 lists his birth as 1744; Shipton, pp. 219-32 gives 1747} – October 6, 1781{sfn|Dearborn|1939|p=219}) was a Harvard{sfn|Coffin|1845|p=78} educated attorney and an officer in the Continental…

John Barclay – Continental Army Staff Officer

John Barclay (Ballyshannon, Ireland, January 22, 1749 – September 15, 1824, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was an American soldier, politician, and jurist. He was a member of the Constitutional convention…