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Michael Fought Americanized the name from Michel Vogt to Michael Fought. He served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War 18 February 1775 (papers are in possession of Elmer and Euna Fought, Saratoga, California.
U.S. Census 1790, National Archives, San Bruno, California: Living in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. (Microcopy No. 637, Roll 9, Vol. 7, page 93) Michael Vought, 1 Free white males of 16 years and upward, including heads of families. 6 Free white males under 16 years. 2 Free white females, including heads of families.
Death February 1832, buried Lewis Cemetery, (Washington Chapel Cemetery, New Berlin, Union County) in the neighborhood of the old homestead, 3 miles east of New Berlin, Pennsylvania. (Information from Otella M. Leow; Maumee, Ohio; and from Jacob Weimer Vogt (Vogt Family History 1750-1811)