Roswell Woodworth, Sr. (1758 - 1812)

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Birthplace: Norwich, CT, USA
Death: Died in Wells, VT, USA
Managed by: Alice Zoe Marie Knapp
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About Roswell Woodworth, Sr.

  • Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A130128
  • Service: NEW HAMPSHIRE - CONNECTICUT Rank: PRIVATE
  • Birth: 1758
  • Death: 6-16-1812 WELLS RUTLAND CO VERMONT
  • Pension Number: *W18369
  • Service Source: *W18369
  • Service Description: 1) CAPTS EVERETT,POST, NH, 2) ALSO CAPT WHITE, CT

During the Revolutionary War, Roswell enlisted in a Berkshire regiment, commanded by Colonel John Brown, about 1777. On October 19, 1780, he was wounded in an action in which Colonel Brown was killed at Stoneraby on the Mohawk River. The bone in his arm was shattered by a musket ball and required several surgeries to remove bone fragments and then reset the bone.

Married Phebe Park on October 5, 1784 and purchased a farm in Wells, Vermont.

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Roswell Woodworth, Sr.'s Timeline

1758
1758
Norwich, CT, USA
1784
October 5, 1784
Age 26
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1784
Age 26
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1785
1785
Age 27
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1786
August 16, 1786
Age 28
Rutland, VT, USA
1789
1789
Age 31
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1790
1790
Age 32
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1793
1793
Age 35
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1796
1796
Age 38
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA
1799
June 27, 1799
Age 41
Wells, Rutland, Vermont, USA