Sgt. Nicholas Starr

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Nicholas Starr, Sgt.

Birthplace: Norwich, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Groton Heights, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Cause of death: Killed at Fort Griswold In Defence Of His Country
Place of Burial: Starr Cemetery, New London, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Vine Starr and Mary 1716 Starr
Husband of Hannah Starr
Father of Nicholas Starr; Joseph Starr; James E Starr; James Harper Starr and Benjamin Starr
Brother of Vine Starr; Betsey Starr; Comfort Starr; Nathaniel Starr; Eunice Starr and 2 others

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About Nicholas Starr, Sgt.

Killed in the defense of Ft. Griswold, September 6, 1781

"Nicholas Starr was killed in Fort Griswold; his widow l died soon after with a fever and left four children the oldest about eight years the youngest about two and about estate enough to pay his debts"

source: The Battle of Groton Heights: A Collection of Narratives, Official Reports ...

By William Wallace Harris p. 138


Added by Elwin C. Nickerson about this Ancestors DAR# A109112- Service: CONNECTICUT Rank: SERGEANT Birth: 1-10-1741 NORWICH NEW LONDON CO CONNECTICUT Death: 9-6-1781 FORT GRISWOLD NEW LONDON CO CONNECTICUT Service Source: CT MEN IN THE REV, PGS 577-578 Service Description: 1) LT.COL.WILLIAM LEDYARD,CT MILITIA ECN Note: Fought in the Revolutionary War, was a Sergeant in the Conn.Division. Gave life in defense of Fort Griswold.

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Sgt. Nicholas Starr's Timeline

January 10, 1741
Norwich, New London, Connecticut Colony
October 31, 1771
Age 30
October 3, 1772
Age 31
Groton, CT, USA
September 6, 1775
Age 34
March 30, 1777
Age 36
Groton, New London, CT, USA
December 18, 1779
Age 38
New Hartford, CT, USA
July 13, 1781
Age 40
Groton, CT, USA
September 6, 1781
Age 40
Groton Heights, New London County, Connecticut, USA
New London, CT, USA