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Elisha Nye

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Sandwich, MA, USA
Death: Died in Fairfield, ME, USA
Place of Burial: Tozier Cemetery, Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Nye and Elizabeth Nye
Husband of Sarah Morey
Father of Elisha Nye; Joseph Nye; Alden Nye; Cornelius Nye; Sylvanus Nye and 6 others
Brother of Bartlett Nye; Temperance Nye; Lemuel Nye; Jane Nye; Bryant Nye and 3 others

Occupation: Representative
Managed by: John H. Nye
Last Updated:
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Immediate Family

About Elisha Nye

Served in the Revolutionary War (DAR Ancestor # A085341)

  • Private, Captain Simeon Fish's company, Colonel Freeman's regiment; service 11 days, in an alarm at Dartmouth and Falmouth in 9/1778; roll sworn to in Barnstable County.
  • Captain Joseph Palmer's company, Colonel Freeman's regiment; service 8 days, on an alarm at Dartmouth and Falmouth in 9/1778.
  • Same company same regiment; service 9 days; company marched on alarms at Falmouth, 2/4, 4/2 & 5/16/1779.
  • Captain Simeon Fish's company, Colonel Freeman's regiment; engaged 9/11/1779; discharged 9/12/1779; service 2 days, on an alarm at Falmouth; roll dated Sandwich.
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Elisha Nye's Timeline

1757
November 2, 1757
Sandwich, MA, USA
1778
1778
- 1845
Age 20
Fairfield, ME, USA

Where he died.

September 1778
- September 12, 1779
Age 20
Dartmouth, MA, USA

* Private, Captain Simeon Fish's company, Colonel Freeman's regiment; service 11 days, in an alarm at Dartmouth and Falmouth in 9/1778; roll sworn to in Barnstable County.
* Captain Joseph Palmer's company, Colonel Freeman's regiment; service 8 days, on an alarm at Dartmouth and Falmouth in 9/1778.
* Same company same regiment; service 9 days; company marched on alarms at Falmouth, 2/4, 4/2 & 5/16/1779.
* Captain Simeon Fish's company, Colonel Freeman's regiment; engaged 9/11/1779; discharged 9/12/1779; service 2 days, on an alarm at Falmouth; roll dated Sandwich.

1779
May 30, 1779
Age 21
1788
1788
Age 30
Fairfield, ME, USA
1790
May 31, 1790
Age 32
Fairfield, Somerset, ME, USA
1794
1794
Age 36
Fairfield, Somerset, ME, USA
1796
April 30, 1796
Age 38
Fairfield, Maine, USA
1800
February 26, 1800
Age 42
Fairfield, Somerset, ME, USA
1816
1816
- 1816
Age 58
ME, USA