THE DOAN GANG – PART 3 – THE GIANTS OF VILLAINY
Clint Flack and Annie Halliday of the Mercer Museum return to present the third and final part of the Doan Gang of Bucks County series, “The Giants of Villainy” on Saturday, April 1, 2023 from 7 to 9 PM in the Auditorium at the Neshaminy-Warwick Presbyterian Church located at 1401 Meetinghouse Road, Warminster, PA 18974.
This presentation will explore the aftermath of their biggest robbery including court proceedings, executions, and exile. It also covers details of the Halsey cabin shootout in 1783.
The Doan gang was a group of British loyalists, the most notorious members being five brothers and one cousin from the Doan family of Plumstead. The gang was composed of around 30 members who were accused murderers, attainted traitors, horse thieves, and ferried British prisoners of war to British lines.
Clint Flack is the Exhibit Specialist/Preparator at the Mercer Museum located in Doylestown, PA. Annie Halliday is the Library and Archives Manager of the Mercer Museum Research Library.
Admission is $10 per person ($12 at the door). The online Registration Form can be completed below. Registration can also be made by check payable to William Tennent House Association and mailed to P.O. Box 2572, Warminster, PA 18974 along with your name, contact information and number of seats. Refreshments will be served.
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Event proceeds benefit the preservation of the William Tennent House.
You can register online by using the form below.