Samuel Jordan Cabell


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(1756–1818) Revolutionary War soldier and congressman, born in Amherst County, Virginia. He raised and captained the Amherst Rifles. Cabell crossed the Delaware River with George Washington on Christmas night 1776, and helped capture 1,400 Hessian mercenaries at Trenton.


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