Born: 15 Oct 1752; King George Co, Virginia

Died: 10 Nov 1833

Buried: Blunk Cemetery, near Elizabeth, Harrison Co, Indiana
DAR marker placed by Hoosier Elm Chapter

Service: Enlisted 15 April 1777, while residing in King George Co, VA
Pvt in Capt William Bombaree's co'y, Cols Townsend Dade and Robert Stith, VA Troops
Stationed along the Potomac River. Wounded.
Discharged 25 June 1779

Proof: Pension claim W. 9538.

Married: Letice (Letita) b. 1765   d. 1851

William b. 1785
James b. 1787
Nancy b. 1789 John b. 1791 Sara b. 1793
Mary b. 1795
Lucy b. 1798
Susannah b. 1800
Robert b. 1800.

Directions: Blunk Cemetery
East from New Middletown in Webster Twp, Harrison County, IN (in the SE ¼ of Section 18, Township 4S, Range 5E).

There are three Revolutionary War Soldiers buried in this cemetery: Andrew Blunk, Henson Johnson, and John Mannan.

Yeager / Blunk Cemetery
The grave of this John Mannan is located to the left, where the small flag is showing, near the front of the cemetery.

Information collected by Hoosier Elm Chapter, Indiana Society DAR
Photos provided by Jan Hecht of Elizabeth, IN.

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