Death Notice for Capt. Francis Putman
Tripes Hill, in this, on the 23d ult. Capt. Francis Putman, in the 83d year
of his age. Capt. P. was always esteemed an honest and worthy citizen. He was
one of the few remaining Patriots of the Revolution. — He was extensively
known as the keeper of a -public house on Tripes Hill, having been a tavern
keeper at that place since the year 1776, a period of 58 years.
The Montgomery Republican, Tuesday, December 2, 1R34, Vol. XXIX No. 1476, page 3.