founder: Rupert2
date created: 11/20/2006
no. of members: 8
description/mission statement:
This category will identify the graves of "Patriots" of the American Revolution. As a waymarking category already exists for American Revolutionary War Veteran Graves, this category will catch the remaining "Patriots" as defined by the SAR: Signer of the Declaration of Independence Member of any of the Continental Congresses One who renedered material aid, such as furnishing supplies with or without remuneration lending money to the Colonies, munitions makers, and gunsmiths any other material aid which furthered the Cause Members of the Boston Tea Party Kaskaskia Campaign Galvez Expedition Cherokee Expedition Edenton Tea Party Defenders of forts and frontiers; rangers. Non-military prisoners of war, including those on the British ship "Old Jersey," and other prison ships. Physician, surgeon, nurse, or others rendering aid to the wounded. Civil service under the Colonies from April 19, 1775, to November 26, 1783, inclusive Member of committees made necessary by the war, such as Committee of Correspondence Committee of Inspection and Safety Committee to care for soldiers' families or any other Committees which furthered the cause of the Colonies from six months before the Battle of Point Pleasant. Any pledge to support the cause of the Colonies, such as signing the Oath of Fidelity and Support Oath of Allegiance Articles of Association Association Test Signers of the Mecklenburg Declaration, 1775 the Albemarle, Virginia, Declaration and similar declarations. Signers of petitions addressed to and recognizing the authority of the provisional and new state governments. Persons accepting obligations or acting under direction of the provisional and new state governments, such as persons directed to hold elections, to oversee road construction, to collect provisions, etc. Ministers known to be in sympathy with the Colonies, either by sermon, speech, or action.

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This group manages the following:
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American Revolution Patriot Graves allows ratings 12/4/2006
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Rupert2 - General
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BruceS - Private
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marvin1226 - Private
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