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Asahel Adams

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Trumbull County, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Phineas Adams and Susannah Adams
Husband of Olive Adams
Father of Elizabeth Cleaveland; David Augustus Adams; Asahel Adams; Frances Ursula Coit; Susan Gates and 5 others

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About Asahel Adams

DENISON GENEALOGY, by E. Glenn Denison, Josephine Middleton Peck, Donald L. Jacobus, The Pequot Press, Inc. Stonington, CT, 1963. Page 15.

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Asahel Adams of Canterbury, and David Avery of Brooklyn, executors of the estate of Jonathan Avery, late of Norwich, Now Lisbon, sold land belonging to the estate, July 24, 1796 (Lisbon Deeds, 1:442). Asahel Adams went on the "Lexington Alarm:" enlisted in the Revolutionary army, May 5, 1777, from Canterbury; was discharged 5 may 1780 (Conn. Men in the Rev'n, pp. 19, 220). He was Excellent Scribe of the Franklin Chapter of Royal Arch Masons, Norwich, Conn., 1801. He moved to Liberty, Ohio in 1802.

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 204.

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A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A000403

Asahel Adams, (1754-1818), enlisted, 1777, for three years in the Connecticut Continental Line. He was at Valley Forge, Monmouth, in the Rhode Island campaign and was honorably discharged, 1781. He was born in Connecticut; died in Trumbull Co., Ohio.

from: http://www.ebooksread.com/authors-eng/daughters-of-the-american-revolution-cn/lineage-book-volume-23-gua/page-9-lineage-book-volume-23-gua.shtml

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Asahel Adams's Timeline

1754
September 13, 1754
Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut Colony
1780
December 22, 1780
Age 26
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1784
February 10, 1784
Age 29
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1786
July 9, 1786
Age 31
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1789
July 9, 1789
Age 34
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1791
September 5, 1791
Age 36
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1793
March 24, 1793
Age 38
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1795
April 5, 1795
Age 40
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1797
June 30, 1797
Age 42
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1799
February 24, 1799
Age 44
Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut, United States