Samuel Canfield

Other Name:
Col. Samuel Canfield
April 5, 1726
August 17, 1799
Home Town:
New Milford, CT
Elizabeth Judson Canfield (June 5, 1755)
Biographical Notes:
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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