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Newspaper Articles located at the Gloucester County Historical Society.

Excerpts from Reminisces by Isaac Mickle 1845

Reminisces by Isaac Mickle is available for download at the GCHS site. 170 pp.
Constitution, March 10, 1846. This appears to be a story of the battle as told by Jonas Cattell to the author.

Dec 14, 1904  "Nathan Cattell, brother of Jonas, also son of the same Indian Squaw".

1935 'Old Eagle Eye' Never  Gave Up In Foxhunts Of Colonial Days'

Gloucester County Times March 23 1973 This appears to have been based on the one from 1935.

The articles below have been submitted by Susan Rogers.

 A nice write-up by the Gloucester County Heritage Commission 1980

 Jonas Cattell's military record from the State of New Jersey, Office of the Adjutant Generals - 1943

Articles and Information provided by other Cattell family members.

Article about Donald Rogers,  Researcher and author of "The Cattell Family in America" -Provided by Mark Tresch

Atlantic City Press 10-4-1989 Jonas Fish Tale.  -Provided by Mark Tresch

Picture of Jonas with the dogs. -  Provided by Mark Tresch

Cattell Coat of Arms. Provided by Mark Tresch and Rich Cattell
I was given 2 copies the same week. Thanks Guys.

Excerpts taken from an article about the Gloucester County Historical Society

Plaque at Fort Mercer showing the Hessian Route to the fort

Articles that I located on the internet
I have copied the text, but give full recognition to the original authors.

Bloody day at Fort Mercer from the Star Ledger

Cattells Run Saved Red Bank from the Courier Post

1986 Celebrating 300 years of History   Partial article from the Philadelphia Inquirer