Person:John Elder (8)

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m. Abt 1703
  1. Robert Elder1704 -
  2. John Elder1706 - 1792
  3. Thomas ElderAbt 1708 - 1752
  4. David ElderAbt 1710 -
  5. James ElderAbt 1712 -
  6. Ann ElderAbt 1713 -
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Name John Elder
Gender Male
Birth? 26 Jan 1706 Edinburgh, Scotland
Death? 17 Jul 1792 Paxtang, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States
Occupation? Presbyterian minster
Education[2] Edinburgh, Scotland
Burial[1] Paxtang, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States

He was known as the "Fighting Parson" orgainzer of the Paxton Boys.

He was a supporter of the Americans during the American Revolution.

References
  1. Presybaterian, Paxtang, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States
  2. University of Edinburgh, Scotland