Tag: Deborah Champion

  • A Revolutionary October

    A Revolutionary October

    Oct 2, 1775 In 1775, Deborah Champion was the 22 year old daughter of Henry Champion, the Commisary General of the Continental Army.  A horsemen entered the family yard in New London with great distress and Deborah was sent to the store so she wouldn’t hear what he had to say.  When she returned, the…