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The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Volume 38, January 1, 1914
OBITUARY NOTICES OF PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIERS OF THE REVOLUTION
COLLECTED BY WILLIAM SUMMERS
[The following obituary notices of officers and privates who
served in the Continental Line and Militia of Pennsylvania during
the Revolution have been collected from the newspapers of Montgomery
John Lowery.-Died on Wednesday afternoon last, at the residence of his
son Thomas Lowery Esq. Capt. John Lowery, long a respectable inhabitant
of this connty and late of this Borough, aged 81 years, 8 months and 26
days. Immediately upon the Declaration of Independence, he volunteered
his services in defence of his country, and was a captain in the army
during the remainder of the war. He was remarkable for his kindness and
suavity of his disposition, and lived and died in affectionate esteem
of all who knew him.
-Norristown Herald, February 18, 1829.
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