James Noble (1761 - 1843)

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Birthplace: Westfield, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Benson, Vermont
Managed by: Faustine Gail Humphris
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About James Noble

WIth his father, Captain James Noble, James Noble Jr. was a founder of Benson, Vermont. He was a pensioner of the Revolutionary War, having served as a private (beginning at age 15?). Dates of enlistment or appointments include 1776, 1777, 1779, and 1780. At the time of his enlistment, his residence is listed as Pittsfield, Mass. Date of application for pension: August 10, 1832. Residence at date of application is listed as Benson, Vermont (Rutland County). (From family notes, partially based on info from the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Pensions, Washington DC; also from the Vermont Historical Gazeteer.)

Differing dates for his birth are given in family records (January 1 or January 24), but the year is given as 1761. Differing months and dates of his death are listed in family notes (June 30 or January 1), but the year is shown as 1843 in at least two sources. He died at age 82, according to notes regarding his grave marker in Benson, VT.

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James Noble's Timeline

1761
January 24, 1761
Westfield, Massachusetts, United States
1784
January 24, 1784
Age 23
1785
October 24, 1785
Age 24
1788
September 21, 1788
Age 27
1791
April 16, 1791
Age 30
1804
January 2, 1804
Age 42
1843
June 30, 1843
Age 82
Benson, Vermont
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United States