(b. December 17, 1760; d. April 29, 1827) Soldier during the American Revolution.
During the American Revolution, a young woman named Deborah Sampson disguised herself as a man, enl...
Born December 17, 1760Plympton, MassachusettsDied April 29, 1827Sharon, Massachusetts
Farmer, soldier, public speaker
"Wrought upon … by an enthusiasm and frenzy ...
Deborah Sampson was born on December 17, 1760, to Jonathan Sampson Junior and Deborah Bradford Sampson. Deborah had five younger siblings. At age four, her father abandoned them. As a result, her d...