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Knyphausen’s Attack on Connecticut Farms – Murder of Mrs. Caldwell

From Diary of the American Revolution, Vol II.  Compiled by Frank Moore and published in 1859. June 9.—Last Tuesday night, (6th,) between eleven and twelve o’clock, a body of the British, commanded by General Knyphausen in person, landed at Elizabethtown Point, in Jersey, who, being timely discovered by the American guards, gave the troops that…

Van Buskirk’s Visit to Jersey – Justice Hedden

From Diary of the American Revolution, Vol II.  Compiled by Frank Moore and published in 1859. January 27.—Last Tuesday night, a party of the enemy, consisting of about three hundred infantry, under the command of Colonel Van Buskirk, of the new levies, and about sixty dragoons, said to be under the command of Captain Steward,…