Please go to the URL below and read, the life of the signers are toward the
bottom of the article. What I posted a few min ago was not correct...
this is, and thanks to Mr Elbrecht for bringing it to my attention.. I was
going to cut and paste and send but think that the entire article is more
then worth reading.. thank you.. Jeannie <><
And remember to fly the flag... and ONLY after dark IF it is well lit.
[For instance- *none* were killed by the British. - though 6 or 7
might have been captured. Twenty, not 9 served in some military
capacity. And 9 more had sons who served. John Hart had 5 sons & 3
sons-in-law serving the Colonies. Some had sons, brothers, or sons in
law serving the British.]
for an accurate essay of a similar tone.
I debunk several versions at
[and provide a bibliography of sorts]
Snopes debunks it at http://tinyurl.com/fnm4
I'm not on the KYNICHOL list, but feel free to forward this
to the list.