|Date of death:||1778|
|Cause of death:||Shot in the chest by Benjamin Tallmadge.|
|Played by:||Ric Reitz|
|Appears in:||1 series, 1 season, 3 episodes|
Reverend Worthington (died 1778) was.
Worthington was a reverend who gave sermons to continental troops. In secret, he was a spy in the employment British forces. He took continental soldiers' confessions which granted him information to pass on to his employers. His identity was discovered by Robert Townsend, passed it on to Tallmadge and Washington via his father. Washington ordered that he be disposed of quietly.
In 1778, Worthington was confronted by Benjamin Tallmadge, who then fatally shot him in the chest.