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Captain Cornelius Hennion


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Captain Cornelius Hennion

Began his service in the Revolutionary War as an Ensign in the 3rd New Jersey on 7 Feb 1776. 2nd Lieutenant on 19 Jul 1776. 1st Lieutenant 29 Nov 1776. Captain 1 Nov 1777. Severely wounded at the Battle of Short Hills, NJ on 26 Jun 1777. Served at Valley Forge. Resigned from service on 1 Apr 1778. Born in 1755. Place of birth unknown. Died on 28 Mar 1800. Place of death unknown. Married Adrianche (Ariaentie) Veeder. [Sources: M; H.]