Phineas Cadwell (1757 - 1857)

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Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Occupation: farmer; teacher
Managed by: Randall Allen Light
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About Phineas Cadwell

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of CORPORAL. DAR Ancestor # A018061

He enlisted, at age 18, with the 18th Regiment, Connecticut Militia, Captain Merrells' Company in New York from August to September 1776. He subsequently re-enlisted and transferred to at least two other Connecticut line units over the next four years, during which time he was promoted to the rank of corporal. Cadwell was discharged on March 6, 1787, and received a pension for his service.
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Phineas Cadwell's Timeline

February 28, 1757
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
October 7, 1787
Age 30
Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
February 11, 1857
Age 99
Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Union Grove, Racine County, Wisconsin, United States