Jabez Damon (1722 - 1775) MP

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Birthplace: Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts
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Immediate Family

About Jabez Damon

Family

  • Parents: Joseph Damon,   b. 28 September 1686, Reading, MA ,   d. 1777, Reading, MA  & Mary Batchelder,   b. 19 November 1688, Reading, MA ,   d. 22 October 1754, Wakefield, MA  

Married

  1. Elizabeth Gould (1721-1753). She was the daughter of David Gould & Elizabeth Green. 4 children.
  2. Lucy Wyman (1735-1799). She was the daughter of Capt. Benjamin Wyman & Esther Richardson. 10 children.

Notes

  1. On 5 Nov 1783, James Wesson, administrator of Jabez Damon of Reading deceased, Joseph Damon of Woburn, blacksmith, and Jonas Parker, guardian to Aaron Damon, a minor, said Jabez, Joseph and Aaron being grandchildren of Joseph Damon deceased, gave a bond in connection with the rights in lands aliowed to their mother Lucy during widowhood. (6)

Sources

  1. Family Data Collection - Individual Records. Name: Jabez Damon. Parents: Joseph Damon, Mary Bachelor. Birth Place: Reading, MA. Birth Date: 16 Nov 1722 Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
  2. Baptism  16 December 1722  First Congregational Church of Reading (now Wakefield). Wakefield VR.
  3. Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850 Name: Elizabeth Gould Gender: Female Spouse: Jabez Damon Marriage Date: 22 Nov 1744 City: Stoneham County: Middlesex Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp.. Massachusetts, Marriages, [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
  4. Family Data Collection - Individual Records Name: Lucy Wyman Spouse: Jabez Damon Parents: Benjamin Wyman, Esther Richardson Birth Place: Middlesex, Woburn, MA Birth Date: 9 Jun 1735 Marriage Place: Reading, Middlesex, MA Marriage Date: 3 Apr 1755 Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
  5. Corporal under Capt. Jonathan Eaton's Troop of Horse, detached from Col. Tyng's Reg. for the relief of Ft. William Henry, summer of 1757 Reading Men in the early Colonial Wars.
  6. Death: September 15, 1775 Find A Grave Memorial# 64837545
  7. Donald Lines Jacobus, The Bulkeley Genealogy: Rev. Peter Bulkeley, being an account of his career, his ancestry, the ancestry of his two wives, and his relatives in England and New England, together with a genealogy of his descendants through the seventh American generation, New Haven, Connecticut, 1933.

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Jabez Damon's Timeline

1722
November 16, 1722
Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts
November 16, 1722
Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1744
November 22, 1744
Age 22
Stoneham, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1755
April 3, 1755
Age 32
Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1757
July 1757
- August 1757
Age 34
Lake George, New York

Corporal under Capt Jonathan Eaton's Troop of Horse, detached from Col. Tryng's regiment for the relief of Fort William Henry.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_William_Henry for a description of the siege.

1761
November 3, 1761
Age 38
1768
1768
Age 45
Reading, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1775
September 15, 1775
Age 52
Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1775
Age 52
Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States