Capt. Benjamin Olmsted

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Benjamin Olmsted

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Birthplace: East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
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Son of Jonathan Olmsted and Hannah Olmstead
Husband of Content Olmstead
Father of Elizabeth Olmsted; Frederick Olmsted; Theodosia Olmsted; Ezekiel Olmsted; John Olmsted and 2 others
Brother of Joseph Olmsted; Jonathan Olmsted; Epaphras Olmsted; Mary Buckland; Hannah Goodwin and 4 others

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About Capt. Benjamin Olmsted

Military Connecticut Private in Hinman's Connecticut Regiment? He served in the Revolutionary War. Enlisted May, 1775, under Capt. George iPitkin, of Col.Spencer's reg't. The company marched to Roxbury, Mass., and was at the siege of Boston, until Dec 1775 when he left.

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Capt. Benjamin Olmsted's Timeline

1751
March 12, 1751
East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1775
November 2, 1775
Age 24
East Harford, Connecticut
1776
August 11, 1776
Age 25
East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1779
February 7, 1779
Age 27
East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1782
April 16, 1782
Age 31
East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1785
November 20, 1785
Age 34
East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1791
September 27, 1791
Age 40
East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1794
April 13, 1794
Age 43
East Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
1798
March 20, 1798
Age 47
East Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
1832
December 25, 1832
Age 81
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA