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John Hart

Born: 1713

Birthplace: Hopewell, New Jersey

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: New Jersey

Died: 5/11/1779

Fun Facts:

  • When the British invaded New Jersey, Hart (in his sixties) was forced to flee and hid in the nearby mountains for at least a few weeks, maybe longer.

  • If you visit his grave you'll notice that the headstone incorrectly lists the year of his death as 1780.

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