Person:Hugh Mercer (3)

Hugh Mercer
b.17 Jan 1726
d.12 Jan 1777
  • F.  William Mercer (add)
  • M.  Ann Monro (add)
  1. Hugh Mercer1726 - 1777
  • HHugh Mercer1726 - 1777
  • W.  Isabella Gordon (add)
  1. Ann Gordon Mercer
Facts and Events
Name Hugh Mercer
Gender Male
Birth[1] 17 Jan 1726
Death[1] 12 Jan 1777 Combatant of Princeton
Reference Number? Q3030909?

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Hugh Mercer (January 17, 1726 – January 12, 1777) was a soldier and physician. He initially served with British forces during the Seven Years' War but later became a brigadier general in the Continental Army and a close friend to George Washington. Mercer died as a result of his wounds received at the Battle of Princeton and became a fallen hero and rallying symbol of the American Revolution.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Hugh Mercer, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.