Col. Joseph Wooster

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Joseph Wooster

Birthplace: Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Abraham Wooster and Mary Wooster
Husband of Lucy Wooster
Father of Joseph Lucius Wooster, Jr.
Brother of Ruth Wooster; Sarah Hemingway; Mary Harrison; Hannah Bull; Maj. General David Wooster (Continental Army) and 1 other

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About Col. Joseph Wooster

Joseph was appointed lieutenant of the troop of the 4th reg. in May 1743, captain May 1744, and served as captain of a company of foot in the expedition against Canada Jun 1746. He was appointed major of the 3rd reg. for the expedition against Crown Point Aug 1755. He served as deputy for Stratford at two terms o fhe Connecticut Assembly.288


  1. 288. Donald Lines Jacobus, “Edward Wooster of Derby, Conn., and some of his descendants,” New Eng. Hist. Gen. Reg., 75 (1921): 175-196.


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Col. Joseph Wooster's Timeline

January 16, 1702
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
December 1751
Age 49
October 26, 1760
Age 58
Stratford, Fairfield, CT
December 30, 1791
Age 89
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States