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Daniel Bissell – Spies

Daniel Bissell (December 30, 1754 – August 21, 1824) was a soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He was the son of…

John Honeyman – Spies

John Honeyman (1729 – August 18, 1822) was an American spy for George Washington, primarily responsible for gathering the intelligence crucial to Washington’s victory in the Battle of…

Metcalf Bowler – Spies

Metcalf Bowler (1726 – September 24, 1789) was a Rhode Island merchant, politician, and magistrate. He was for many years speaker of the house in the Rhode Island…

Miss Jenny – Spies

Miss Jenny (fl. 1781) was a spy during the American Revolutionary War on the side of the British loyalists.Miss Jenny, a French-speaking woman whose real-life identity was never…

Caleb Brewster – Spies

Caleb Brewster (September 12, 1747 – February 13, 1827) was a member of the Culper spy ring during the American Revolutionary War, reporting to General George Washington in…

Thomas Knowlton – Spies

Thomas W. Knowlton (22 November 1740 – 16 September 1776) was an American patriot who served in the French and Indian War and was a Colonel during the…

John Champe – Spies

Sergeant Major John Champe (ca. 1752–1798) was a Revolutionary War senior enlisted soldier in the Continental Army who became a double agent in a failed attempt to capture…

John Laurens – Spies

* Battle of Brandywine* Battle of Germantown{WIA}* Battle of Monmouth* Battle of the Combahee River{KIA}John Laurens (October 28, 1754{spaced ndash}August 27, 1782) was an American soldier and statesman…

Benjamin Church – Spies

Dr. Benjamin Church (August 24, 1734 – 1778) was effectively the first Surgeon General of the U.S. Army, serving as the “Chief Physician & Director General” of the…

Philip Mazzei – Spies

Philip Mazzei (matˈtsei, but sometimes erroneously cited with the name of Philip Mazzie; December 25, 1730 – March 19, 1816) was an Italian physician. A close friend of…