William DIGMAN

Name of Patriot: William Digman
NSSAR Patriot # P-332070

Submitted by: Henry L. Ruf, III

William Digman (Dickmann, Dickerman), a resident of Frederick County, Maryland, was born probably before 1755 place unknown. His wife was Nancy (Ann, Hanna, Anna) and several of his children were baptized at Zion Lutheran Church, Middletown, Maryland from 1783-89. He probably died sometime during the period 1789-90 since his wife, Ann Dickman, was the head of household in the 1790 Federal Census for Frederick County, Maryland. He enlisted 5 January 1777 and served as a private in Capt. Frederick Deams Company of the 7th Maryland Regiment.

His children were: Charles, William, Johann Philipp, Elizabeth, Catharina and Anna.