Col. Andrew Morhouse

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Andrew Morehouse

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Birthplace: Old Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Morehouse, Jr. and Joanna Morehouse
Husband of Phebe Morehouse
Father of James Morehouse; Rueben Morehouse; Andrew Morhouse, Jr.; James Morhouse; Lucy Morhouse and 6 others
Brother of Elizabeth Morhouse; Joanna Morhouse; Mary Morhouse; Thomas Morhouse; John Morhouse and 1 other

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About Col. Andrew Morhouse

Andrew Morhouse was a Colonel in the Revolutionary War. In private life, he engaged in farming and also conducted, until the death of his first wife, the Morhouse Tavern (South Dover, NY). In the wing of his tavern, he conducted his store. Col. Morhouse owned a sloop on the Hudson River which ran from Fishkill Landing to NYC, about 25 miles.

Family tradition states that he was a paymaster in the Army in the French and Indian War. On his return, he brought home a peck of silver dollars - about 150 lbs.

During the Revolutionary War, he was Lt. Col. of the Third Regiment, NY Levies and militia. He was appointed Col. on 10/17/1775.

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Col. Andrew Morhouse's Timeline

1725
March 7, 1725
Old Saybrook, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States
1747
June 12, 1747
Age 22
Old Saybrook, Middlesex, CT, USA
1750
1750
Age 24
1752
1752
Age 26
1775
1775
Age 49
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Montgomery, New York, United States
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