Maj. Benjamin Ledyard

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Benjamin Ledyard

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Birthplace: Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Aurora, Cayuga County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Youngs Ledyard, Capt. and Mary Billings
Husband of Catharine Ledyard and Ann Ledyard
Father of Benjamin Ledyard; Mary Ledyard; Helen Ledyard; Catherine Ledyard; Aaron Burr Ledyard and 1 other
Brother of Deborah Morgan; Capt. Youngs Ledyard; Isaac Ledyard, M.D.; Mary Forman; William Ledyard and 2 others
Half brother of Elizabeth Avery

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About Maj. Benjamin Ledyard

Military Service: Benjamin was was captain, first reg't New York inf'y, 1775; major, 1776; major, fourth New York inf'y, 1780; was in the war seven years ; one of the founders of the Order of the Cincinnati {New York Men in the Rev'n, 40, 71, 140, 174, 251, 252, 527).

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 248

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Maj. Benjamin Ledyard's Timeline

1753
March 5, 1753
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
1775
1775
Age 21
1777
1777
Age 23
1779
1779
Age 25
1789
January 6, 1789
Age 35
1790
1790
Age 36
1793
1793
Age 39
1803
November 9, 1803
Age 50
Aurora, Cayuga County, New York, United States
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