First People to 1750

January 10, 1737
Ethan Allen was born in Litchfield, Connecticut.  He was destined to become Vermont's most famous patriot.  He is said to have been the boldest, bravest, and cleverest man then living in frontier Vermont.  He has also been called a rogue, a cheat, and a liar.

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