Amos Avery (1743 - 1824)

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Birthplace: Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Groton, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Managed by: Steven Avery Kelley
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About Amos Avery

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. Found in the DAR Library, Washington DC. Page 245.

Amos Avery marched on the "Lexington Alarm" from New london, under Cpat. Coit; was in Capt. Stoddard's company, 1776; wounded at Fort Griswold, Sept. 6, 1781; made a prisoner and paroled; placed on the invalid list soon after the war. (Conn. Men in the Rev'n, 18, 578, 648). David Avery called him "Coldwater Amos."

Amos Avery the youngest brother of the above born March 6, 1743 was wounded (Ft. Griswold) and paroled

source: The Battle of Groton Heights: A Collection of Narratives, Official Reports ...

By William Wallace Harris, p. 253
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Amos Avery's Timeline

1743
March 6, 1743
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
March 6, 1743
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
1768
1768
Age 24
New London, CT
1769
September 14, 1769
Age 26
Groton, New London, Connecticut
1771
September 27, 1771
Age 28
Groton, New London, CT, USA
1774
June 20, 1774
Age 31
Groton, New London, CT, USA
1777
September 18, 1777
Age 34
Groton, New London, CT, USA
1783
September 2, 1783
Age 40
Groton, New London Co., CT
1792
September 21, 1792
Age 49
Groton, New London, CT, USA
1824
1824
Age 80
Groton, New London County, Connecticut, United States