Longwood's residents were instrumental in achieving the birth of our nation. This page is intended to explain the contributions of Longwood's patriots during the American Revolution.
Biographies of Revolutionary War patriots
Lt. William Clark
Lt. Isaac Davis
Major Isaac Overton
William Phillips, Jr.
Captain David Rose, Jr.
Lieutenant Uriah Smith
William Yarrington (see Longwood Public Library's Bayles Local History Room for a copy of the Yarrington diary)
Signers in Brookhaven, June 8, 1775
The Committee of Safety at Coram
An alphabetical listing of American Revolutionary war patriots buried in area cemeteries
The Burning of the Hay at Coram
The Tale of the Swezey geese
Mrs. Leek feeds the British
Isaac and Joshua Smith tease the English
Pastor David Rose by Thomas A. Bayles
The story of Goldsmith Davis
The Battle of Long Island
The Whaleboat Raiders visit William Swezey