Notes for George Cadman: "George (5) Edward (4) William (3) Richard (2) William (1) Cadman was born Oct. 7, 1760 in Dartmouth, Mass. (War Department). While residing in Spencertown, a part of which was called Hillsdale County (later Austerlitz, Columbia County) New York, with his father, whose name does not appear on the pension records he enlisted and served as a private with the New York troops as follows: from December 1, 1777 five months in Captain McConnagil's company, Colonel Alden's (probably meant for Van Alen) Regiment. From May 1779 he served two months in Captain Mallory's Company and from September 1779 three months in Captain Barrett's Company, under Major McKinstry. (War Department) After the Revolution, he moved from Spencertown, New York to the adjoining town of Canaan N.Y. where he resided for several years thence to Milton, Saratoga County, New York and resided there about six years; thence to Providence, Saratoga County, where he lived for seven years; thence he moved to Mayfield, Montgomery County, N.Y. (War Department) George Cadman was allowed a pension on his application executed Sept. 20, 1832, while residing in Mayfield, Montgomery Co., where he had then lived for six years. He died January 10, 1839, in Mayfied, Montgomery County and was buried there. (War Department) He married on January 3, 1785, Desire Beebe who was born Nov. 19, 1765, New London, Conn. She was allowed a pension on her application which was executed January 21, 1840, while residing in Mayfield, N.Y. where she lived until 1855 (War Department). She was born in New London, Conn. and died March 10, 1863 at Barkersville Saratoga N.Y. and is buried there. The census of 1790 lists him as of Claverack, Columbia County New York, his household consisting of one male over 16, one male under 16 and two females. In 1780, George Cadman with his brother John, both of Claverack are signers of a petition to Gov. Clinton. In his petition the signature appears George Cadmon and the signature of John is Dadmond. (G. C. 5: 930)--WILLIAM CADMAN OF PORTSMOUTH AND HIS DESCENDANTS, compiled by Theodore G. Foster, Lansing, Michigan, 1935
More About George Cadman: Burial: Unknown, Mayfield, Montgomery, NY.
More About George Cadman and Desire Beebe: Marriage: 03 Jan 1785