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Per the record of: Record of Service of Connecticut Men in War of the Revolution:
David Barnard served as a sergeant in Capt. Eell's Company in the Third Battalion, Wadsworth's Brigade, under the command of Colonel Sage...in 1776. Thisbrigade reinforced General Washington at New York and served in New York City and on Long Island. It was caught in retreat from New York on 15 Sept. 1776 andsuffered some loss. It was engaged at the Battle of White Plains on 28 Oct 1776. Its enlistments expired on 25 Dec. 1776.
David emigrated to NY in 1794. He has a living direct descendant, Patricia Louise Mitchell Smith, in Michigan. Patricia's paternal grandmother, Edna Barnard Mitchell is the grandaughter of Ely Barnard. Ely is David's grandson.