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John Nye

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Sandwich, BARNSTABLE, MA, USA
Death: Died in Gosnold, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Stephen Nye and Maria Nye
Husband of Tama (Tamson) Nye
Father of Susanna Coffin; Charles Nye; Ann Nye; Samuel Nye; Gilbert Fowler Nye and 3 others
Brother of Capt. William Nye; Jonathan Nye; Elisha Nye; Nathan Nye, Jr.; Hannah Tobey and 7 others

Managed by: John H. Nye
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About John Nye

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A085364

Served in the Revolutionary War Private, Captain Elisha Nye's company, pay roll made up for service from 4/5/1776 to 6/1/1776, one month 26 days; company stationed at Elizabeth Islands for defense of seacoast.

His will dated 10/23/1821, was proved 1/14/1826. He mentions in his will a grandson John Nye.

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John Nye's Timeline

1746
December 22, 1746
Sandwich, BARNSTABLE, MA, USA
1776
April 5, 1776
- June 1, 1776
Age 29
Elizabeth Islands

Private, Captain Elisha Nye's company, pay roll made up for service from 4/5/1776 to 6/1/1776, one month 26 days; company stationed at Elizabeth Islands for defense of seacoast.

1790
1790
Age 43
1826
January 14, 1826
Age 79
Gosnold, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States
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