John Straw, a Revolutionary Patriot, was born August 22, 1756 in South Hampton, New Hampshire. He married Mary Emerson August 17, 1780 in Concord, NH. Their marriage is documented in the pension record. John had at least 9 children, Sergeant, Sarah, Polly, Hannah, Samuel, Eliza, Lucy Daniel and Moses.
John Straw enlisted in March 1977 for three years under Caption D. Livermore, third New Hampshire Regiment and served 3 years until March 20, 1780 when, his time having expired, he was discharged.
Mary (Molly) Emerson Straw (b. ~1767)
Revolutionary War Patriot Record Volume 51 W22339 - See John's Page (Left Frame)
John Straw DAR Partial Record Copy with Lineage Documentation - See John's Page (Left Frame)
Samuel Straw (b. 1792)
Mary Griffin Straw (b. 1797)
Levi Burns (b. 1836)
Ambrosia Straw Burns (b. 1852)
Oscar Burns (b. 1874)
Ida Bohonnon (b. 1880)
Linda Ann Poplin
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