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Here is buried Captain Daniel Shays
Served in the revolution
Leader of Shays’ rebellion
State Education Department 1938
What was there
What is there now
Union Cemetery, closed to new burials.
Sign by the Ganeasos History Keepers:
Gravesite of Captain Daniel Shays
Captain Shays served with the Continental Army, and was the leader of Shay’s Rebellion in Massachusetts.
Shay’s Rebellion had a lasting effect on the framing of our Country’s Constitution, and history of the United States.
Captain Shays was a true patriot, who in 1814 came to live in Scottsburg, New York until his death.
We would like to thank the following for helping us with this entry:
Kyle Hobart & Kelly Lucero