James Day (1716 - 1782) MP

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Birthplace: Killingly, Windham, Connecticut
Death: Died in Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, USA
Managed by: Geoffrey David Trowbridge
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About James Day

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT. DAR Ancestor # A030885

Notes

  • Founder of Dayville, CT.
  • Drowned at the age of 66 years.
  • James a blacksmith appointed one of horse branders at Killingly annual meeting in 1760.
  • James tombstone inscription: Revolutionary War Vet. 6th Co. "I sought the Lord in early youth-Nor did I seek in vain- He led me in the path of truth-And great has been gain."
  • James was a large landowner in the town of Killingly-much of which was in So Killingly

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James Day's Timeline

1716
1716
Killingly, Windham, Connecticut
1740
1740
Age 24
Plainfield, Windham, Connecticut
1748
July 9, 1748
Age 32
Killingly, Windham, Connecticut
1755
January 9, 1755
Age 39
Killingly, Windham, CT, USA
1757
March 12, 1757
Age 41
Killingly, CT, USA
1782
December 25, 1782
Age 66
Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, USA
December 28, 1782
Age 66
Dayville, Windham, Connecticut, United States