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Thomas Miner
Thomas Miner
American, 1751 - 1781
Biography: Thomas Miner was born in Bozrah, Connecticut on 17 September 1751. He was a descendant of Clement Miner, one of the earliest settlers of New London. Thomas Miner fought at Fort Griswold during the Revolutionary War. He died there, on 6 September 1781, when British forces captured the fort.