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Capt. Thomas Urann (1722 - 1792)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS. DAR Ancestor # A118161 Thomas Urann was a volunteer guard on the “Dartmouth” on the night of the tea protest. He became a member ...

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John Gammell (1752 - 1828)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor # A043455

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Maj. Samuel Barnard (1737 - 1792)

MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIERS AND SAILORS OF THE REVOLUTION: Barnard, Samuel, Watertown.Captain of a company in Col. Thomas Gardner's regt., which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775; service, 6 days; al...

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William Russell (1748 - 1784)

Participated in the Boston Tea Party. He was imprisoned in England for 33 months as a rebel to the British government. William Russell was born in Boston, May 24th, 1748 and aside from his tea protes...

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Samuel Sprague (1753 - 1844)

Samuel Sprague was the father of acclaimed poet, Charles Sprague, and was born in Hingham, Massachusetts December 22nd, 1753. He was a mason by trade, described as very athletic, and tall of stature. H...

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Eleazer Gay (1748 - 1823)

Eleazer Gay was a participant in the Boston Tea Party.

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Dr. Benjamin Church ("Chief Physician & Director General" of the Medical Service of the Continental Army) [British spy] (1734 - 1776)

Dr. Benjamin was noted as a Traitor to the Revolutionary cause. Dr. Benjamin Church (August 24, 1734–1778) was effectively the first Surgeon General of the U.S. Army, serving as the "Chief...

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Benjamin Burton (1749 - 1835)

Benjamin Burton served in the army in the American Revolutionary War. Source: Mass. S & S of Rev. Vol. 2 page 923 He was also a participant in the Boston Tea Party.

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Seth Ingersoll Browne (1750 - 1809)

Seth Brown, born in 1750, was 23 when he participated in the Boston Tea Party. He was a house carpenter by trade and post-war he ran a tavern, a riding school, and stable. Seth Brown enlisted in the Re...

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John Rowe (1715 - 1787)

John Rowe (1715–1787) was a property developer and merchant in 18th century Boston, Massachusetts. As a merchant, John Rowe's most famous cargo was the tea that played a starring role in the Bos...

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Joshua Wyeth, Boston Tea Party (1758 - 1829)

The first published account of the Boston Tea Party by a participant was recorded from the words of Joshua Wyeth. He was just sixteen when he joined other patriots in boarding the tea ships in Boston H...

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Jeremiah ( Part of the Boston Tea Party ) Kinne (1702 - 1798)

Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A065306 Service: CONNECTICUT Rank: CIVIL SERVICE Birth: 30 Aug 1702 SALEM ESSEX CO MASSACHUSETTS Death: 24 Jun 1798 VOLUNTOWN WINDHAM CO CONNECTICUT ...

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Joseph Shedd (1732 - 1812)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS. DAR #A102331

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Peter Slater (1760 - 1831)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of MATROSS. DAR #A105011

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James Starr (1740 - 1830)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS (SOLDIER, SAILOR). DAR #A109060

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Phineas Stearns (1737 - 1792)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of PRIVATE. DAR Ancestor #: A109425 Phineas Stearns was engaged in the Battle of Lexington and served in the Burgoyne campaign. ...

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John Crane (1744 - 1805)

Participant in Boston Tea Party at age of 29; one of two dressed as "an indian". Later a colonel in the Revolutionary War. From a historical record: For the following sketch I am indebted to the Hon....

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Edmund Sears-Boston Tea Party MP (1712 - 1796)

DAR Ancestor #: A101047 Added by Elwin C. Nickerson about this Ancestor- with citations- Proofs- noted/ Capt Edmund Sears SPM p. 88, No 44 Edmund Sears and his wife were admitted to the church in E...

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Gen. Ebenezer Stevens (Cont. Army) (1751 - 1823)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS - RHODE ISLAND with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A108796 Ebenezer Stevens was a Major General in the United States Army. He...

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James Stoddard (1756 - 1833)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of ARTIFICER. DAR #A109720

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James Swan (1754 - 1831)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor #: A111519 Born in Scotland, came to New England in 1765, settled in Boston, MA. Fought at Lexington, Conco...

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Abraham Tower, Twin MP (1752 - 1832)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor #: A115234 --------------------* Updated from MyHeritage Match via mother Bethiah Tower (born Nichols) by ...

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Amasa Davis, Gen. (1744 - 1825)

Amasa Davis was born in 1745 and participated in the Boston Tea Party. He entered the Revolutionary Army to become the quartermaster of one of the Boston Regiments. He earned the rank of Brigadier Gene...

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Thomas Porter (b. - 1800)

Little is known about Thomas Porter aside from his role in the Boston Tea Party; except that he was a prominent merchant of Boston and later died in Alexandria, Virginia in June of 1800. from: Sour...

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James Foster Condy (b. - 1809)

James Condy was a bookseller in Boston before the Revolution and his part in the Boston Tea Party. His business was on Union Street opposite a large cornfield. He died in Haverhill, Massachusetts July ...

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Gilbert Colesworthy (1744 - 1818)

Gilbert Colesworthy, born in 1744, was a Boston caulker who took part in the Boston Tea Party along with his fellow patriots. He moved to Nantucket Island in the years before his death and later died i...

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Dr. Elisha Story (1743 - 1805)

Dr. Elisha Story (1743–1805), a member of the Sons of Liberty who took part in the Boston Tea Party in 1773. -------------------- Served in Revolution, Laucetta W. Dickinson's DAR # 85710. Membe...

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Robert Sessions (1752 - 1836)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of LIEUTENANT. DAR Ancestor # A101995 Robert Sessions was born in Pomfret, Connecticut March 15th, 1752 and aside from his partici...

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Bartholomew Trow (1736 - 1806)

DAR #A116187

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Thomas Wells (1746 - 1810)

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John Whitehead (1737 - 1783)

John Whitehead participated in the Boston Tea Party. DAR #A124462

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David Williams (1759 - 1836)

David Williams was born in Tarrytown, New York in 1759, and worked as a farmer, but in 1775 he joined the Continental Army after his role in the Boston Tea Party. He served under General Richard Montgo...

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Thomas Dana (1753 - 1787)

Participated in the Boston Tea Party. DAR #A029499

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Thomas Williams (1754 - 1817)

Thomas Williams, born in 1754 in Roxbury, was one of the minutemen in Captain Moses Whiting’s company at the Battles of Lexington and Concord. He, along with his brother-in-law Thomas Dana, met ...

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Nathaniel Willis (1755 - 1831)

Nathaniel Willis 1755-1831 Nathaniel Willis was one of the younger patriots who participated in the Boston Tea Party protest. He was only 18 years old when the protest was carried out. Willis was a p...

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Samuel Gore (1751 - 1831)

Samuel Gore was born in 1751 and worked as a house painter in Boston. In addition to his role in the Boston Tea Party, Gore was also the first treasurer of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanics Associ...

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Nathaniel Barber (1722 - 1797)

DAR #A005887

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Moses Grant (1744 - 1817)

Ref. Boston Mariages 1762 - m1773; city DOCUMENT 101 PAGE 50

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John Hooton (1754 - 1844)

John Hooton, an oarmaker, was born September 4th, 1754 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was a Boston Tea Party participant and Revolutionary militiaman. He was placed on the enlistment list for service as ...

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Thomas Bradlee (1744 - 1805)

Thomas Bradlee, along with his brother Nathaniel, was a part of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanics Association and worked alongside distinguished figures such as Paul Revere and Benjamin Russell. H...

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Ezekiel Cheever MP (c.1720 - c.1793)

DAR Information: CHEEVER, EZEKIEL Ancestor #: A021293 Service: MASSACHUSETTS Rank(s): COMMISARY, GENERAL Birth: (BAPTISED) 5-15-1720 CHARLESTOWN MASSACHUSETTS Death: (ANTE) 1793 BOSTON MASSACHUSETT...

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John Fulton (1733 - 1790)

John Fulton was born in 1736 and married Sarah Bradlee in 1762. After the war, they both moved to Medford, Massachusetts, where John Fulton died on November 9th, 1790. John was a participant in the Bos...

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Josiah Wheeler (1743 - 1817)

Josiah Wheeler 1743-1817, Capt. Rev. Army, Dorchester Hts., participant in the Boston Tea Party Commanded a company of Minute Men DAR #A123977

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William Cox (Boston Tea Party) (1750 - 1838)

MARY (Molly) Sawin, b. 1756, m. Wm. Cox,* and followed his fortunes as farmer's wife through Cambridge, Dorchester, where 6 of her ch. were b., Maiden, Woburn, and Charlestown, Mass., and in March, 180...

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Sarah Fulton (1740 - 1835)

Mother of the Boston Tea Party DAR Ancestor # A042592 Sarah Bradlee by Maggiemac Wife and Sister of American Patriots Sarah Bradlee was born on December 24, 1740, in Dorchester, Massachusetts &...

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Nathaniel Bradlee (1745 - 1813)

Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A013538 Service: MASSACHUSETTS Rank(s): CIVIL SERVICE, PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 2-17-1746 DORCHESTER SUFFOLK CO MASSACHUSETTS Death: 5-8-1813 BOSTON S...

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Josiah Bradlee (1754 - 1798)

Josiah Bradlee, born in 1754, was a participant in the Boston Tea Party and later enlisted in the Revolutionary Army with his brothers. He died in 1798 and is buried in the Central Burying Ground, Bost...

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John Hicks (1725 - 1775)

American Revolutionary War Soldier. He was killed during the British retreat from Concord on the first day of the American Revolution, one of fifty Americans either killed or mortally wounded on that d...

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David Bradlee MP (1742 - 1811)

David Bradlee, born in 1742, rose to the rank of Captain in the Revolutionary Army. It is known that he was an active member of the Masonic Association of St. Andrew’s Lodge and a participant in...

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Thomas Bolter MP (1735 - 1811)

Thomas Bolter was born on April 23rd, 1735 in Boston, Massachusetts and was a participant in the Boston Tea Party. Bolter worked as a housewright [working for John Crane], a fireman, and a retailer. Af...

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Capt. Henry Prentiss (1749 - 1821)

Cap. Henry Prentiss participated in the Tea Party at the age of 24. He was born on March 7th, 1749 and died on August 31, 1821 when he was 73 years old. Other than his role in the destruction of tea,...

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Lendall Pitts (1747 - 1787)

Lendall Pitts, born in 1747, was an active patriot of Boston and a merchant. In addition to his role in the Boston Tea Party, he was the captain of a volunteered company, helped Major Barber and Colone...

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Benjamin Rice MP (c.1723 - 1796)

Benjamin Rice was born in 1723 at North Brookfield. Aside from participating in the Boston Tea Party, he was a militia captain and occasional town representative. On December 7th, 1773, days before the...

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Francis Akeley, Sr., Rev. War militiaman (c.1731 - 1775)

Francis participated in the Boston Tea Party in December 1773. Per family tradition, he died at the Battle of Bunker Hill in June 1775 (fought on Breed's Hill).

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Thomas Fracker (1751 - 1825)

Thomas Fracker was born on June 2nd, 1751 and made his living as a shipmaker. In addition to playing a role in the Boston Tea Party, Fracker helped build ships for the Boston Navy in Union Wharf. Frack...

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Robert Davis, Maj. MP (1747 - 1798)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor #: A030611 Robert Davis, an importer of groceries and liquors, born in 1747, was a participant in the Bos...

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Maj Joseph Pearse Palmer (1750 - 1797)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of QUARTERMASTER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A086687 Birth: 7-31-1750 BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS Death: 6-25-1797 WOODSTOCK VERMONT Serv...

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Joseph Bassett (1749 - 1817)

Birth: Sep. 3, 1749 Massachusetts, USA Death: Mar. 6, 1817 Massachusetts, USA Age 68. He took part in the "Boston Tea Party." Family links: Parents: Nathaniel Bassett (1717 - 1814) Hannah...

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Maj. General Nathanael Greene (Continental Army) MP (c.1742 - c.1786)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A047219 NATHANAEL GREENE AND THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION "It had been happy for me if I co...

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Samuel Hammond MP (1748 - 1842)

Samuel Hammond participated in the Boston Tea Party dressed as an Indian. Source:

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Samuel Foster MP (c.1700 - 1778)

Samuel Foster was a participant in the Boston Tea Party as well as a militiaman in the Revolutionary Army, where he achieved the rank of Captain. Foster died in 1778, only five years after the tea prot...

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Benjamin Tucker, Jr. MP (1734 - 1806)

Benjamin Tucker Jr. was born in Leicester and was one of the first chartered members of the First Baptist Church in Worcester. He died September 3rd, 1806 at the age of 73. from:

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Samuel Hobbs MP (1751 - 1823)

Samuel Hobbs was born in 1750 and became part of American history when he participated in the Tea Party when he was only 23 years old. Hobbs worked at a tannery in Sturbridge, MA. He later took over th...

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Maj. Thomas Melvill MP (1751 - 1832)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Thomas Melvill or Thomas Melville (1751-1832) of Boston, Massachusetts, was a merchant, member of the Sons of Liberty, participant in the Boston Tea Party, a majo...

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George Roberts Twelves Hewes (1742 - d.)

George Robert Twelves Hewes Robert Hewes was born in Boston, on September 5th 1742. When the Boston Tea Party occurred he was 31 years old. In his early life Robert was not fortunate to get a good ed...

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Samuel Cooper (1757 - 1840)

Major Samuel Cooper was born in Boston Massachusetts on June 13, 1757 and died August 19, 1840 in Alexandra, Virginia, at the age of 83. The Revolutionary War record of this distinguished patriot was...

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Thomas Crafts, Jr. (1740 - 1799)

Thomas Crafts (1740-1799) was a painter tradesman who participated in the Boston Tea Party. During the Revolutionary War he rose to the rank of Colonel and commanded the artillery unit where Paul Rever...

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Paul Revere MP (1734 - 1818)

Paul Revere was an American silversmith and a patriot in the American Revolution ( DAR ancestor #A095546 ) He was celebrated after his death for his role as a messenger in the battles of Lexington an...

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Amos Lincoln (1753 - 1829)

"Amos Lincoln was captain of artillery and was one of the intrepid band which in 1773 consigned the tea to the waters in Boston harbor.". DAR Ancestor #: A070400 Info added per DAR's "Lineage Book of...

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