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Re: Nicholas Shipman
Posted by: C (ID *****2516) Date: November 16, 2011 at 11:51:35
In Reply to: Nicholas Shipman by Danielle aaron zuber of 18091

Dar.org lists your ancester as below:

SHIPMAN, NICHOLAS Ancestor #: A103926
Service: NEW JERSEY Rank: PRIVATE
Birth: 1758 HARMONY TWP NEW JERSEY
Death: 9- -1827 LOWER AUGUSTA TWP NORTHUMBERLAND CO PA
Service Description: 1) SUSSEX CO MILITIA

If you insert "SUSSEX CO MILITIA" in a google search you will find several references with details about this units' service during the war.

Some examples below:
http://www.state.nj.us/state/darm/links/guides/csuml001.html
Record Group:
Sussex County
Subgroup:
Militia
Series:
Papers, 1768-1840
Accession #:
1994.068
Series #:
CSUML001
Guide Date:
3/1996 (JK)
Volume:
.75 c.f. [2 boxes]


http://www.doublegv.com/ggv/militia.html
THE MILITIA OF NEW JERSEY DURING THE REVOLUTION


http://www.usgennet.org/usa/nj/state1/continental_line.htm
Continental Line, Militia and State Troops.


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