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Transcribed biography of Maria Bissell Cannon


Born in Porter County, Ind.
Wife of Walter Cannon.
Descendant of Joseph Bissell and of John Partridge Bissell, of Connecticut.
Daughter of John Bissell and Rebecca Cornell, his wife.
Granddaughter of William Bissell and Sarah Cory, his wife.
Gr-granddaughter of John Partridge Bissell and Temperance Stark, his wife.
Gr-gr-granddaughter of Joseph Bissell, and Hannah Partridge, his wife.
Joseph Bissell (1730-1814) served, 1776, in Capt. Walter Hyde's company, Col. Wolcott's regiment, from Lebanon, Conn. He was born in Lebanon; died in Youngstown, Ohio. John Partridge Bissell (1759-1811) enlisted, 1775, at Bunker Hill, and was in Capt. Skinner's company, Col. Latimerís regiment, at the battle of Stillwater. He was born in Connecticut ; died at Coitsville, Ohio.

Source: Moody, Martha L. 1919. Lineage Book, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Volume 51. Washington, DC: Judd & Detweiler, Inc. 494 p.
Page(s) in Source: 174

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