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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag   Joseph Harvey  RIGGS

  (b. 20 July 1746 Derby, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 15 May 1822 Derby, Connecticut, USA )  

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Joseph Harvey RIGGS was born 20 July 1746 in Derby, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Joseph Harvey RIGGS was the child of ?   and   ?

Joseph Harvey was a soldier in the U.S. Revolutionary War.

Joseph Harvey RIGGS died 15 May 1822 in Derby, Connecticut, USA.

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Joseph Harvey RIGGS
Old Derby Uptown Burying Ground Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
20 July 1746
Derby, Connecticut, USA

15 May 1822
Derby, Connecticut, USA

Name: Capt. Joseph Riggs
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 15 May 1822
Death Place: Derby, New Haven, Connecticut
Age: 76
Birth Date: 1746
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03142-5
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3330
Reference ID: 206-4

"Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7KB-RZC : 3 December 2014), Capt. Joseph Riggs, 15 May 1822; citing Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, reference 206-4; FHL microfilm 3,330."

Joseph is buried at: Old Derby Uptown Burying Ground Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

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