Portrait of Samuel Canfield
Col. Samuel Canfield
April 5, 1726
August 17, 1799
New Milford, CT
Elizabeth Judson Canfield (June 5, 1755)
Canfield served as an officer during the Revolution and later was a member of the Connecticut State Legislature. At time of Shay's rebellion, he was chosen among others to go to Sharon to suppress Shay's attempts to instigate rebellion in that town.
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