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Abraham Whipple

Abraham Whipple, by Edward Savage
Personal details
Born (1733-09-26)September 26, 1733
Providence, Rhode Island
Died May 27, 1819(1819-05-27) (aged 85)
Marietta, Ohio
Resting place Mound Cemetery, Marietta
Relations Ebenezer Sproat (son-in-law)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch Continental Navy
Years of service 1775–1780
Rank Commodore
Battles/wars American Revolutionary War

I have never received a Farthing of Prize Money either for Artillery Ammunition or Vessels.
Abraham Whipple
I received orders from Congress to proceed to Charleston in South Carolina, for the purpose of Co'operating with General Lincoln in the defense of that Capitol.
Abraham Whipple