Thomas Chandler (c.1733 - c.1779) MP

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Birthplace: Kittery, Maine
Death: Died in Kittery, Maine
Managed by: Judith (Judy) A. Loubris
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About Thomas Chandler

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NEW HAMPSHIRE with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor #: A020714

from Stackpole. Old Kittery and Her Families (1903) page 316-17

Thomas Chandler m. Jane. dau. of John and Catherine (Surplus) Marr and had the following children :

  • THOMAS b. about 1754.
  • CATHERINE b. 15 July 1755: m. Josiah Weeks Fernald 13 Sept. 1787.
  • JOHN b. 15 Oct. 1758; m. Olive of Arundel and lived in Saco.
  • MARY b. about 1760; m. Wm. Parker of Lynn 25 Jan. 1785.
  • HANNAH b. 25 Sept. 1765: m. Elihu Fernald 18 Jan. 1786-7.
  • ALICE (Elsie) b. about 1768: m. Thomas Rogers. (2) Nathan Dame.
  • BENJAMIN b. 16 Oct. 1772; m. 20 Oct. 1799 Martha Gilkey of Gorham, Me.
  • ELIZABETH b. April 1775; m. Capt. Samuel Fernald 19 July 1791; d. 20 Nov. 1815.

Thomas Chandler, son of William Chandler and Elizabeth Lucy, m. Jane Marr, daughter of John Erskin Marr and Katherine/Catherine Surplus.

Res. Portsmouth,.N.H.

Military record

Enlisted 18 June , 1775.

Captain Shortridge's Company, of the Second New Hampshire Continental and held rank of Sergeant 4 Oct 1775.

Discharge most likely 31 Dec. 1775.

4 June 1777 he was in Captain E. Daniel's Company at Fort Sullivan.

10 July 1779 either enlisted or was drafted. as a private in Captain T. Cutts' Company of Major D.Littlefield's 's battalion.

10 Sept. 1779 , discharged.

23 June 1779 belonged to third company of militia of town.

Ref. Old Kitery andElliot Me in the Revolution pages 70, 71,

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Thomas Chandler
  • Birth 3 OCT 1726 in Andover, Mass.
  • Death
  • Parents William Chandler-1747 [father listed as Samuel Chandler ] & Elizabeth Lucy-
Spouse 
  • Jane Marr1737-
  • Birth 1737 in Kittery, Maine
  • Death
  • Parents John Erskine Marr1693-1750 & Catherine Surplus

Children Hannah Chandler1765-1836 Birth 25 SEP 1765 in Kittery, Maine Death 20 SEP 1836 Spouse: Elihu Fernald1763-1815

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Sgt. Thomas Chandler's Timeline

1733
1733
Kittery, Maine
1755
July 15, 1755
Age 22
Kittery, York, Maine, United States
1758
1758
Age 25
1760
1760
Age 27
kittery, maine, United States
1765
September 23, 1765
Age 32
Kittery, York, Maine, United States
1773
April 17, 1773
Age 40
1779
September 10, 1779
Age 46
Kittery, Maine
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