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John Putnam

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Birthplace: Lyndeborough, NH, USA
Death: Died in Hyde Park, VT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of "General" Putnam
Husband of Olive Putnam
Father of Lucy Boardman Bliss; Elizabeth Putnam; Olive Putnam; Hannah Putnam; Jonathan Putnam and 6 others

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About John Putnam

Putnam, John :*J Enlisted, Lyndeborough, N. H., March 1781, for three years, a private, Captain Isaac Farwell's Company, First New Hampshire Regiment, commanded by Colonel Alexander Scammell; transferred, New Windsor, N. Y., May 1, 1781, to the Commander-in-Chief's Guard, commanded by Lieutenant-Commandant William Colfax; rejoined regiment, June 1, 1781; transferred, Valentine's Hill, N. Y., August, 1781, to Captain Enoch Chase's Company; at battle of Yorktown, Va., October 19, 1781; transferred, October 31, 1781, to Captain Henry Bedkin's Troop, Colonel Charles T. Armand's Partisan Corps, Continental Troops; discharged, York, Pa., October, 1783.

Born,71 Lyndeborough, N. H., 1763 ; married Olive Barron (born, Tyngsborough, Mass., February 24, 1765; died, Hartford, Vt, May 24, 1858), Lyndeborough, N. H., November 30, 1784, by Rev. Sewell Goodridge; died, Hyde Park, Vt., November 5, 1837, with the following issue:

  • Olive, born, Lyndeborough, N. H., January 28, 178—, and died in Michigan (married Moses Collins of Bradford, Vt.);
  • Sarah, born, Lyndeborough, N. H., October 5, 1786, and died, Emerald Grove, Wis., August 31, 1854 (married Ebenezer Chapin of Newbury, Vt., September 5, 1803);
  • Jonathan, born, Bradford, Vt., June 19, 1789, and died, Bradford, Vt., May 21, 1855 (married Mary Stockwell);
  • Rebecca, born, Bradford, Vt., July 8, 1791, and died, Danville, Canada East, May 9, 1865 (married Isaac Stockwell);
  • John, born, Bradford, Vt., May 22, 1793, and died, Johnstown, Wis., August 18, 1857 (married Mary Pickett of Bradford, Vt., March 28, 1819);
  • Micah B., born, Bradford, Vt., 1795, and died, Bradford, Vt., 1797;
  • Hannah, born, Bradford, Vt., March 17, 1797, and died, Holyoke, Mass., August 10, 1892 (married John Pearsons of Bradford, Vt., 1817);
  • Ephraim, born, Bradford, Vt., July 30, 1799, and died, Bradford, Vt., September, 1837 (married Rachel Stoddard);
  • Elizabeth, born, Bradford, Vt., February 22, 1802, and died, East Boston, Mass., March 8, 1850 (married Israel Prescott, Bradford, Vt., March 8, 1826);
  • Lucy B., born, Bradford, Vt., May 14, 1803, and died, New Oregon, Iowa, September 17, 1871 (married Samuel Phelps Bliss of Fairlee, Vt., December 7, 1826) ;
  • and William B., born, Bradford, Vt., August 8, 1807, and died, Cartwright, Wis., January 9, 1887 (married, first, Esther Brown of Fairlee, Vt., who died, Bloomer, Wis., February 6, 1869; second, Mrs. Eunice Wheeler Winship, Tunnel City, Wis., September, 1870).

The Commander-in-chief's Guard, Revolutionary War (Google eBook) Carlos Emmor Godfrey Stevenson-Smith company, 1904 - History - 302 pages

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John Putnam's Timeline

1763
1763
Lyndeborough, NH, USA
1781
January 28, 1781
Age 18
Lyndeborough, NH, USA
1784
November 30, 1784
Age 21
Lyndeborough, NH, USA

The Commander-in-chief's Guard, Revolutionary War (Google eBook) Carlos Emmor Godfrey Stevenson-Smith company, 1904 - History - 302 pages

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http://books.google.com/books?id=viwRAQAAMAAJ

1786
October 5, 1786
Age 23
Lyndeborough, NH, USA
1789
June 19, 1789
Age 26
Bradford, VT, USA
1791
July 8, 1791
Age 28
Bradford, VT, USA
1793
May 22, 1793
Age 30
Bradford, VT, USA
1795
1795
Age 32
Bradford, VT, USA
1797
March 17, 1797
Age 34
Bradford, VT, USA
1799
July 30, 1799
Age 36
Bradford, VT, USA