John Lewis Friend
 
Born: circa 1732 - Pennsylvania
Died: after June 1, 1808 - Friends, Allegany County, Maryland
Buried: Friend Graveyard
 
Service: John Lewis Friend served as a private in Maryland, under Captain Charles Colson.
 
Family: John lived in Washington County, Maryland. He married Kerrenhappuch Hyatt (died 1798). John and his family settled in Garrett County, along the Youghiogheny River. Their children (their spouses) included: Charles (Prudence Friend), John (Elizabeth Ward), Gabriel (Elizabeth Brunnell) and Joseph (Sarah Mary Green).
 
Source: Clements & Wright, Maryland militia in the revolution, page 243.