About Benjamin Bearce
He lived between Little Sandy and Great Sandy Bottom Ponds in Pembroke, MA. This area was also known as Gorham's Cranberry Bogs located on Gorham Ave off Mattakeeset Street.
In 1777, 1780 and 1781 he lived in Kingston, MA.
from DAR records:
DAR Ancestor # A008128
DAR ID# 69550, Vol. 70 page 194
Service: MASSACHUSETTS Rank: PRIVATE
Birth: 28 Aug 1758 PEMBROKE PLYMOUTH CO MASSACHUSETTS
Death: 25 Aug 1843 HANSON PLYMOUTH CO MASSACHUSETTS
Pension Number: *S18711
Service Source: *S18711
1) CAPTS WASHBAND, STURTEFANT, LORING
2) COLS WALES, COTTON, PUTNAM