Nathan Nye, Jr. (1749 - 1826)

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Birthplace: Sandwich, MA, USA
Death: Died in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation: Justice of the Peace
Managed by: John H. Nye
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About Nathan Nye, Jr.

Served in the Revolutionary War for Massachusetts with the rank of Adjutant.

DAR Ancestor # A085382 '

  • List of officers of MA Militia; Adjutant, Colonel Nathaniel Freeman's (1st Barnstable County) regiment; commissioned 6/5/1778.
  • Adjutant; pay abstract for wages and mileage of staff officers of Colonel Freeman's regiment for service on sundry alarms at Bedford and Falmouth; service 22 days, viz: alarm on 5/20/1778, 2 days; alarm on 9/16/1778, 12 days; alarm on 4/1/1779, 5 days; alarm on 5/16/1779, 3 days.
  • Pay roll of staff officers; engaged 9/6/1779; discharged 9/16/1779; service 11 days, on an alarm at Falmouth.

One of the most prominent citizens of Sandwich, MA, serving the town many years as Assessor, Tax Collector, Town Clerk, Town Treasurer, Justice of the Peace, and for 22 years was Selectman.

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Nathan Nye, Jr.'s Timeline

1749
February 20, 1749
Sandwich, MA, USA
1772
December 10, 1772
Age 23
1774
October 17, 1774
Age 25
Sandwich, Barnstable, MA, USA
1777
May 16, 1777
Age 28
1778
June 5, 1778
- September 16, 1779
Age 29
Falmouth, MA, USA

•List of officers of MA Militia; Adjutant, Colonel Nathaniel Freeman's (1st Barnstable County) regiment; commissioned 6/5/1778.
•Adjutant; pay abstract for wages and mileage of staff officers of Colonel Freeman's regiment for service on sundry alarms at Bedford and Falmouth; service 22 days, viz: alarm on 5/20/1778, 2 days; alarm on 9/16/1778, 12 days; alarm on 4/1/1779, 5 days; alarm on 5/16/1779, 3 days.
•Pay roll of staff officers; engaged 9/6/1779; discharged 9/16/1779; service 11 days, on an alarm at Falmouth.

September 11, 1778
Age 29
1781
September 3, 1781
Age 32
1783
July 19, 1783
Age 34
Sandwich, Barnstable, MA, USA
1785
October 1, 1785
Age 36
Sandwich, Barnstable, MA, USA
1788
December 16, 1788
Age 39
Sandwich, Barnstable, MA, USA