Why was Eleutheros Dana in South Carolina and how did he die

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According to FAG source listed above (thanks Doug) and the inscription on the tombstone, Eleutheros died after a short illness. Nothing else has been indicated.

By the way his profile has been updated with some more sources including the FAG reference.
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Eleutheros Dana

Birth:  Oct. 15, 1761
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death:  Jul. 10, 1788
Colleton County
South Carolina, USA
Mr. Eleutheros Dana
was born
at Wallingford in Connecticut
October 15 1761
and died after a short illness
July 10 1788

This stone is erected to his memory
by his father The Reverend
Doctor James Dana of New Haven.

Son of James Dana (born May 11, 1735 Cambridge, Middlesex, MA) and Catherine Whittlesey (born Dec. 26, 1728 Wallingford, CT)
Bethel Presbyterian Cemetery 
Colleton County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Just another taphophile
Record added: Aug 15, 2004 
Find A Grave Memorial# 9323307



by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.1m points)
Eleutheros Dana
Added by: Just another taphophile
Eleutheros Dana
Cemetery Photo
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