Patriot: Waters, Dr. Richard (2, p.343)(4)(6)(N)

SAR #: Not found

DAR #: A122249


Date: circa 1759 (6) 1760 (4)

Location: Frederick Co., MD (6)



Spouse: Margaret Hamilton Smith (2)(6)


Children: Richard Rawlings (6), Somerset Rawlings (4)(6)

Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Staff Officer, Soldier under Capt. Benjamin Rickets. Surgeon’s Mate under Col. Thomas Price, Continental Line. (6) Asst. Surgeon MD Line Smallwood Div. 2nd Regt. Revolutionary Army 1778. (4)

Public Service:

Civilian Aid:

Oath of Allegiance:

Residency: Mont. Co. (6) Lower Newfoundland or Seneca (2)


Date: 1810 (2)(6) April 17, 1810 (4)

Cemetery: Waters (Richard) Family Cemetery, Laytonsville (3)(4)(N)

Find-A-Grave #: 121966926 (4)

Headstone GPS Coordinates:

Marked: By DAR Janet Montgomery Chapter, 1911 (N)

Notes: Marking details from Dottie Brault in an e-mail dated April 22, 2013. Cemetery location also listed in DAR Magazine Vol. 51 #4 p. 205. Multiple patriots by this name listed in Peden and DAR records making it difficult to assign service and other details to a specific patriot.

Last Updated: 4 / 5 / 2014

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Source Information Codes

(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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