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John Page (1743 - 1808)

Birth: Apr. 17, 1743 Rosewell Gloucester County Virginia, USA Death: Oct. 11, 1808 Richmond Richmond City Virginia, USA He served under George Washington during Washington's expedition during the Fre...

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Primus Lew (b. - 1763)

Primus Lew of Groton, Massachusetts ( a former servant of Captain Jonathan Boyden ), and Margret Lew (a former servant of Samuel Scripture ). As free-blacks, Primus and Margret Lew married in 1742 and ...

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Barzillai Lew MP (1743 - 1822)

He was a drummer and fifer from Chelmsford, Massachusetts, who fought at the Battle of Bunker Hill. Barzillai Lew (November 5, 1743 - January 18, 1822) was an African American soldier who served wi...

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Brig. General Henry Bouquet (1719 - 1765)

Henry Bouquet was born in Rolle, Switzerland in 1719. A member of a prominent family, Bouquet began his military career at age 17 as a cadet in a Swiss regiment in the army of the Dutch Republic. Promo...

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Israel Heald, Sr. MP (1660 - 1738)

veteran of French & Indian War: "Expedition to Canada" (wounded)

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Col. Henry "Harry" Babcock (c.1736 - 1800)

DAR Ancestor #:A004240 Henry served as a colonel in the Revolutionary War and as a Captain of a company in Canada during the French War in 1754. Occupation: lawyer and M. C. 5 Military Service:...

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Noah Grant, I MP (1693 - 1727)

"The first Noah fought with Roger's Rangers against the French and Indians in Canada." from Captain Grant by Shirley Seifert

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Luke Knowlton (1738 - 1810)

Judge Luke Knowlton, was a "loyalist" in the Revolutionary War. Not a popular person following the War of Independence, eventually, he was given land in Canada by the British Government. from: HON....

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Brig. General Thomas Sumter ("The Carolina Gamecock") MP (1734 - 1832)

DAR Ancestor #: A111057 from Thomas Sumter (August 14, 1734 – June 1, 1832) nicknamed the "Carolina Gamecock" (after his house was burned down and he went on a rampage of killing British...

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Capt. Thomas Noyes MP (1648 - 1730)

Freem. 1671, and capt. 1690 in war with E. Ind. and rep. 1689, 90, and 2. Freeman 1671. Descendants of Reverend William Noyes: Colonel of militia. The Noyes Descendants, Vol. II: Thomas was a pro...

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General James Robertson, Colonial Governor of New York (1717 - 1788)

General James Robertson was the civil governor of the Province of New York from 1780 to 1783. He was born in Fife, Scotland about 1710. He came to the American colonies in 1756 as a major of the Roya...

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Maj. Gen. Richard Montgomery (Continental Army) (1738 - 1775)

Richard Montgomery (December 2, 1738 – December 31, 1775) was an Irish-born soldier who first served in the British Army. He later became a brigadier-general in the Continental Army during the...

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Colonel Alexander Montgomery (1720 - 1780)

) Colonel Alexander John Montgomery (1720 – 29 September 1800) was an Irish politician. He was born in 1720, the eldest son of Thomas Montgomery, M.P. for Lifford, and his wife Mary Frankl...

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Lieutenant-Colonel Jacques Marcus Prevost, Colonial Governor of Georgia (1736 - 1781)

Jacques Marc, Jacques-Marc, James Marcus or Mark Prevost (1736, Geneva – 1781) was a British Army officer of Swiss origin. Early Life He was born in Switzerland to a family originating...

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Major General Augustine Prévost (1723 - 1786)

Major General Augustine Prévost (b. 22 August 1723 Geneva, Switzerland – d. 4 May 1786 East Barnet, England) was a Swiss-born British soldier who served in the Seven Years' War and the ...

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Colonel Thomas Fitch V MP (1725 - 1795)

Colonel Thomas Fitch V (1725–1795), served with British colonial troops in the French and Indian Wars; primarily in upstate New York, near Fort Crailo. After that conflict Thomas V returned ...

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Thomas Bouldin, Col. (1706 - 1783)

DAR Ancestor #: A012548 Served in French and Indian War. DAR Patriot Index Vol 1 Record Born Jan 15 1706 MD Died June 2 1783 VA Married Nancy Clark Patriotic Service VA Although born in Pennsyl...

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Brig. General Samuel McClellan (Colonial Militia) (1730 - 1807)

Samuel McClellan (4 January 1730 – 17 October 1807) was a Brigadier General in the American Revolutionary War. He was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, married Rachel Abbe (a descendant of Ply...

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Col. Stephen Heard, Gov. of Georgia MP (1741 - 1815)

Heard was born in Hanover County, Virginia, in November 1740 to Bridgett Carroll and John Heard Jr. (Heard's paternal grandfather, John Sr., had arrived in America from Ireland about 1720.) The family ...

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Lieut. Daniel Powers MP (c.1669 - c.1730)

Lieutenant Daniel Powers Daniel Powers was born on May 10, 1669 in Littleton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. ( n.b. see slightly contradictory source citations below. ) His parents were Walter Powe...

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Hendrick "Old Henry" Francisco MP (1686 - 1820)

Hendrick Francisco , born 1686, died 1820 American Revolutionary War service with the Green Mountain Boys; DAR Ancestor #: A041636 , Pension *S44864

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Thomas Hopper MP (c.1747 - 1837)

DAR Ancestor #: A206609 Married 1763 in Virginia to Junia Drew land In Georgia land lottery. See timeline. Sources Georgia Cherokee Land Lottery, 1832 Links

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Lt. Martin Stiles, Rev. War Vet. (1728 - 1808)

Served in French & Indian War & in Rev. War. His name is engraved on the monument to Westfield's Revolutionary War soldiers in the Old Burying Ground in Westfield, Massachusetts. The memorial was erect...

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Robert A Armstrong, II (1731 - 1798)

Mentioned in fathers will, 1754. Married Jane Van Arsdale. Sgt in French & Indian Wars. See "Armstrong Pioneers" article, attached. --------------------A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CA...

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Patrick Calhoun MP (1727 - 1796)

DAR Ancestor # A018304 from Find A Grave Memorial# 28792935 Early South Carolina Pioneer The history of the upstate of South Carolina would not be complete without mentioning Patrick Calhoun....

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Col. Joseph Thacher, Sr. MP (1699 - 1763)

Col. Joseph Thacher- Gorham's Rangers- *Cape Breton Expedition*

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Robert Graham (1712 - 1763)

Jean Hicklin who in 1734 married Robert Graham, was the daughter of Thomas Hicklin, one of the pioneers and early settlers of the Bullpasture, Va.,section, then part of Augusta Co., now in Highland Co....

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Lieut. Daniel Warner MP (1633 - 1692)

Had sixteen children by two wives; he settled in Hatfield, Mass. Daniel Warner, son of Andrew Warner, was born about 1640. He married (first) a lady who died September 1g, 1672. He married (second) Mar...

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Richard Hall (deceased)

Emigrated from Ireland in 17? Served in French/Indian War 1751

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Josiah Griswold (1701 - 1760)

Josiah was born and died in the Connecticut River valley. He was prominent and influential in civil and military affairs. Josiah served as major in several French and Indian War campaigns. Lived in and...

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Colonel John Gibson (1740 - 1822)

) John Gibson (May 23, 1740 – 10 April 1822) was a veteran of the French and Indian War, Lord Dunmore's War, the American Revolutionary War, Tecumseh's War, and the War of 1812. A delegate to ...

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Captain John Brady (1733 - 1779)

John Brady was trained as a surveyor. On 18 April 1760, at the time of the war against the French and the Indians in the west, John Brady received his first commission as Ensign in the 1st Battalion, c...

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Robert Hairston (1717 - 1790)

A Patriot of the American Revolution with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor #: A049164 --------------------Robert Hairston, was born in Ireland of Scottish ancestry. He came to this country settling fi...

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David Maker (c.1731 - c.1770)

Fort William Henry/ Col. Thachers Regiment- Capt. Samuel Knowles

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Elisha Waterman MP (1704 - 1771)

Notes At Ft.Edward in winter of 1755-56, was captured and carried to Canada. (1) gravestone inscription: age 66 years (2) Sources Connecticut Soldiers, French and Indian War, 1755-62. Giv...

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Captain William Day (1715 - 1797)

Captured four French frigates and brought them into Plymouth Harbor during the French and Indian War.

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Elisha Higgins (1727 - c.1801)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor # A055279 Crown Point-Fort Massachusetts-Added by E.C. Nickerson about my great Uncle as Follows: ELIS...

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Jabez Damon MP (1722 - 1775)

Family Parents: Joseph Damon,   b. 28 September 1686, Reading, MA ,   d. 1777, Reading, MA  & Mary Batchelder,   b. 19 November 1688, Reading, MA ,   d. 22 Octobe...

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Moses Ayers, Sr. MP (c.1747 - 1837)

Notes Fought in French and Indian War under General George Washington(Stephens County Historical Society). Was a Revolutionary War soldier-patriot in Va 1777-1778 (Stephens Co and Franklin County...

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Benjamin Lyons (deceased)

Benjamin Lyons was known to be among the first Jewish English Fur Traders in Canada. He was among a group of Jewish merchants that supplied the British during the French and Indian War. Benjamin ancest...

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David Towne MP (1734 - 1792)

David Towne was born on July 15, 1734 at Oxford, Worcester, Massachusetts to David and Sarah (Gary) Towne. On August 26, 1755, David married Keziah Shumway at Oxford. The couple had six children: ...

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Caesar Rodney, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1728 - 1784)

Caesar Rodney (October 7, 1728 – June 26, 1784)[2] was an American lawyer and politician from St. Jones Neck in Dover Hundred, Kent County, Delaware, east of Dover. He was an officer of the Dela...

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Capt. Edward Brown (1707 - 1775)

5. i. CAPT. EDWARD4 BROWN, b. April 13, 1707, Reading, Massachusetts; d. July 19, 1775, Newburyport, Massachusetts; m. DOROTHY PIKE May 27, 1729, Salisbury, Massachusetts. Sources Moses Brown, ca...

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Col. Joseph Belt (c.1680 - 1761)

Patentee of "Cheivy Chace", Trustee of first free schools in Maryland, one of the founders of Rock Creek Parish, member of the House of Burgesses, Colonel of Prince George's County militia during the F...

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Capt. Timothy Sargent MP (1725 - 1754)

Death: 1754 in Bay of Fundy - Drowned while in French & Indian war. parents: son of Timothy Sargent b 1697 and Mary Williams. Married Dorothy Chase b 1729, daughter of Enoch Chase & Judith ...

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Admiral Sir William Parker, 1st Baronet (1743 - 1802)

Admiral Sir William Parker, 1st Baronet (1 January 1743 – 31 October 1802), was a British naval commander. Naval career Parker's father, Augustine Parker, had been mayor of Queenboroug...

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General Simon Fraser (1729 - 1777)

Simon Fraser (1729 – 7 October 1777) was a British general during the American War of Independence who was killed in the Battle of Bemis Heights during the Saratoga Campaign. Early life an...

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Maj. General James Grant, Laird of Ballindalloch (1720 - 1806)

) James Grant, Laird of Ballindalloch (1720–1806) was a major general in the British Army during the American War of Independence. He served as Governor of East Florida from 1763 to 1771. ...

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Capt. John Kendrick MP (1740 - 1794)

The Exploits of Captain John Kendrick Elizabeth Henry Kendrick left behind a handwritten journal in which she recounted the stories that had been told her about her Kendrick ancesters. Elizabeth's acco...

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Major-General John Campbell, 4th Earl of Loudoun (1705 - 1782)

Major-General John Campbell, 4th Earl of Loudoun (5 May 1705 – 27 April 1782) was a British nobleman and army officer. Early career Campbell inherited the peerage on the death of his f...

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Colonel James Burd (1726 - 1793)

James Burd (March 10, 1726 – October 5, 1793) was a colonial American soldier in the French and Indian War, during which he played an important role in fortifying the Pennsylvania frontier. ...

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Brig. General John Armstrong, Sr. (Continental Army) (1717 - 1795)

. John Armstrong (October 13, 1717 – March 9, 1795) was an American civil engineer and soldier who served as a major general in the Revolutionary War. He was a delegate to the Continental Cong...

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General John Forbes (1707 - 1759)

) John Forbes (5 September 1707 – 11 March 1759) was a British general in the French and Indian War. He is best known for leading the Forbes Expedition that captured the French outpost at Fort...

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Christopher Gist MP (1706 - 1759)

Christopher Gist (1706–1759) was one of the first white explorers of the Ohio Country in what would become the United States. He was credited with providing the first detailed description of t...

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Major William Trent (1715 - c.1787)

Major William Trent (1715 – c.1787), born in Western Pennsylvania, was a soldier and merchant who played an important role in the early stages of the French and Indian War, which he started as...

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Robert Dinwiddie (1693 - 1770)

Lt. Governor Robert Dinwiddie Robert Dinwiddie was born of an old Scottish family. His father was a prosperous merchant, and his mother also came from a commercial family. Robert was educated at th...

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Vice Admiral John Byron, RN (1723 - 1786)

Vice Admiral The Hon. John Byron, RN (8 November 1723 – 10 April 1786) was a Royal Navy officer. He was known as Foul-weather Jack because of his frequent bad luck with weather. Early career...

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Brevet Brig. General Moses Hazen (Continental Army) MP (1733 - 1803)

Moses Hazen (June 1, 1733 – February 5, 1803) was a Brigadier General in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. "Though rich on paper, he was cash poor and so rep...

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Admiral Sir Charles Hardy, Governor of New York (c.1714 - 1780)

Admiral of the Fleet and Governor of Colonial New York. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Admiral of the Fleet Sir Charles Hardy (ca. 1714 ...

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Colonel Jonathan Eddy (c.1726 - c.1804)

Jonathan Eddy (c. 1726–1804) served for the British in the French and Indian War and for the American Patriots in the American Revolution. After the French and Indian War he settled in Nova Sc...

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Benoni Danks (c.1716 - 1776)

Benoni Danks (ca 1716 – 1776) was a New England Ranger and political figure in Nova Scotia. He represented Cumberland County in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 1765 to 1770. He was ...

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Brig. Gen.Joseph Frye (Cont. Army) (1712 - 1794)

Joseph Frye (March 19, 1712 – July 25, 1794) was a renowned military leader from colonial Maine. Born in Andover, Massachusetts, he obtained the rank of general in the Massachusetts militia ...

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Joseph Broussard dit Beausoleil MP (1702 - 1765)

Shortly after his paternity trial, Joseph and his older brother, Alexandre, settled in the Chipoudy area with their wives, the sisters Agnes and Marguerite Thibodeaux. In 1740, they relocated their fam...

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William Shirley, Jr. (1721 - 1755)

William Shirley, Jr. was killed in 1755 at the Battle of the Monongahela whilst serving with the Braddock Expedition.

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Lt Gen The Hon Robert Monckton (1726 - 1782)

Robert Monckton (24 June 1726 – 21 May 1782) was an officer of the British army and a colonial administrator in British North America. He had a distinguished military and political career, bei...

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Lieutenant-General Patrick Sinclair (1736 - 1820)

Lieutenant-General Patrick Sinclair (1736 – 31 January 1820) was a British Army officer and governor in North America. He is best remembered for overseeing the construction of Fort Mackinac on...

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Joshua Loring (1716 - 1781)

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Loring was apprenticed as a tanner but instead chose to enlist the Royal Navy as a young man. He rose to command a privateer during King George's War, however he was capt...

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Major Patrick Ferguson (1744 - 1780)

Major Patrick Ferguson (1744 – October 7, 1780) was a Scottish officer in the British Army, early advocate of light infantry and designer of the Ferguson rifle. He is best known for his servic...

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General James Murray (c.1721 - c.1794)

James Murray, officier militaire, administrateur colonial et premier gouverneur britannique de Québec (Ballencrieff, Écosse, 21 janv. 1721 ou 1722 -- Beauport House, près de Battle...

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Major General Artemas Ward-Continental Army (1727 - 1800)

Artemas Ward (November 26, 1727 – October 28, 1800) was an American major general in the American Revolutionary War and a Congressman from Massachusetts. President John Adams described him as ...

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Israel Thomas Putnam MP (1718 - 1790)

DAR Ancestor #: A092589 Namesake of the General Israel Putnam House and Putnam, Connecticut Sources: Israel Putnam (January 7, 1718 – May 29, 1790) was an American army general who...

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General William Haviland (1718 - 1784)

William Haviland (1718 – 16 September 1784) was an Irish-born general in the British Army. He is best known for his service in North America during the Seven Years' War. Life William H...

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Brig. General George Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe (1725 - 1758)

George Augustus Howe, 3rd Viscount Howe (c. 1725 – at Trout Brook, Ticonderoga, 6 July 1758) was a career officer and a Brigadier General in the British Army. He was described by James Wolfe a...

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George Monro, 4th of Bearcrofts (b. - 1797)

) Lieutenant-Colonel George Monro (sometimes spelled 'Munro') (1700–1757) was a Scottish-Irish soldier. He was an officer in the British Army best remembered for his resolute but ultimately un...

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Daniel Hyacinthe de Beaujeu (c.1711 - c.1755)

Dictionnaire biographique du Canada en ligne ******************************************************** LIÉNARD DE BEAUJEU, DANIEL-HYACINTHE-MARIE, officier dans les troupes de la Marine...

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General Edward Braddock (1695 - 1755)

General Edward Braddock (January 1695 – 13 July 1755) was a British soldier and commander-in-chief for the 13 colonies during the actions at the start of the French and Indian War (1754–...

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Brevet Maj. Gen. John Stark (Continental Army) MP (1728 - 1822)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NEW HAMPSHIRE with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A108966 Gen. John Stark 1728-1822 Parents: Archibald Stark 1697-1758 and Eleanor Nichols 1702- ...

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François Gaston, duc de Lévis MP (1719 - 1787)

François de Gaston, Chevalier de Lévis (August 20, 1719 – November 20, 1787), born in Ajac, Aude, was a French noble and a Marshal of France. He served with distinction in the Wa...

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Sir William Pepperell, 1st Baronet (1696 - 1759)

Only native American knighted Sir William Pepperrell, 1st Baronet (27 June 1696 – 6 July 1759) was a merchant and soldier in Colonial Massachusetts. He is widely remembered for organizing, f...

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Eliphalet Dyer (1721 - 1807)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A035138 Eliphalet Dyer (September 14, 1721 – May 13, 1807) was a lawyer, jurist, and sta...

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Joseph Coulon De Villiers, sieur de Jumonville (1718 - 1754)

Joseph Coulon de Villiers, Sieur de Jumonville (8 September 1718 – May 28, 1754) was a French Canadian military officer. His defeat and killing at the Battle of Jumonville Glen by forces led b...

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Louis Coulon De Villiers (1710 - 1757)

Sieur Louis Coulon de Villiers (17 August 1710 – 2 November 1757) was a French Canadian military officer during the French and Indian War (Seven Years' War). Perhaps his greatest claim to fame...

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Francois Coulon (Chevalier) De Villiers (1712 - 1794)

François Coulon de Villiers (1712 – 22 May 1794) was a French military officer from an influential military family in the French and Indian War and then an influential officer in the Ne...

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Maj. General Seth Pomeroy (Massachusetts Militia) MP (1706 - 1777)

Also thought to be buried in Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States (unsupported). --- Seth Pomeroy (May 20, 1706 – February 9, 1777) was an Amer...

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Colonel Nathan Whiting (1724 - 1771)

Nathan Whiting (4 May 1724, Windham, Connecticut – 9 April 1771) was a soldier and merchant in Colonial America. Biography Whiting's parents died while he was a child, and he was raise...

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Maj. Gen. Nathaniel Folsom MP (1726 - 1790)

Nathaniel Folsom (September 28, 1726, Exeter, New Hampshire – May 26, 1790, Exeter, New Hampshire) was an American merchant and statesman. He was a delegate for New Hampshire in the Contin...

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Colonel Joseph Blanchard (1704 - 1758)

Joseph Blanchard (1704-1758) was born in Dunstable, New Hampshire (now Nashua) on February 11, 1704 to Capt. Joseph Blanchard and his wife Abiah Hassell. In 1724 he joined the New Hampshire Militia a...

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Maj. General Phineas Lyman (1716 - 1774)

Phineas Lyman (1716–1774) was a colonial American soldier known for his service in the provincial British army of the French and Indian War. He later led a group of New England veterans of the...

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Admiral Sir Francis Holburne (1704 - 1771)

Admiral Sir Francis Holburne (1704 – 15 July 1771) was a Royal Navy officer who also served as a Member of Parliament. Naval career Francis entered the Navy in 1720 as a volunteer aboa...

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Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst KCB MP (1717 - 1797)

Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst KCB (sometimes spelled Geoffrey, or Jeffrey, he himself spelled his name as Jeffery) (29 January 1717 – 3 August 1797) served as an officer in ...

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Captain William John Polk II (c.1739 - 1803)

DAR Ancestor #: A090148 Capt. John Polk served in the French and Indian Wars 1760-1766 and the Revolutionary War 1775-1780. He served as a Captain in Col. Francis Locke's regiment at the Battle of ...

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Evan Shelby (1740 - d.)

Evan Shelby remained in "Little Cove" Pennsylvania when the rest of his family moved south. He served as a soldier: 2nd Lieutenant/Ensign - Pennsylvania's Regiment - French and Indian War Captain -...

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Downing Cahoon MP (1738 - d.)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson- Citations- Noted by Historian Josiah Paine as living in Wigwam with Native American Wife in Harwich, - Paines works and knowledge is unmatched by any other historian on Cap...

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Eliphalet Nickerson (1731 - 1790)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson About This Ancestor: Eliphalet served in the French & Indian Wars, having enlisted in Apr. 1759 and was discharged 8 Mar. 1760.(1) He moved to Orrington, ME in 1774 and live...

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Major General William Shepard (c.1737 - c.1817)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson : Major-General William Shepard was born December 1, 1737, and died November, 1817. DAR# A103164-The eighty years of his life included the times of all the wars with the F...

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Samuel Wood MP (1737 - 1800)

Joined his brothers, Thomas and John, in Virginia in 1755. Performed military service under Generals Washington and Braddock, French & Indian War. Nursed sick and wounded soldiers in home after a R...

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Lt. Nathan Hamilton, Continental Soldier of the Line (c.1707 - c.1795)

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Capt. Ebenezer Webster MP (c.1739 - 1806)

DAR Ancestor #: A121226 Ebenezer Webster (1739-1806), was a sturdy frontiersman; when, in 1763, he built his log cabin in the town of Salisbury there was no habitation between him and Canada. He wa...

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Bailey Carter MP (1743 - c.1811)

Bailey Carter was born c.August 1743 in either Spotsyvlania County or Halifax County, Virginia. We know that he lived in Spotsylvania Co; then Buckingham Co; then Henry Co by 1766; his property became ...

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Abraham Lakin II MP (1722 - 1796)

He was an early settler, an Indian Fighter and he received wounds which caused him to become lame. Sons Basil and William Lakin were Revolutionary soldiers while his other sons, John, Abraham, 3rd, and...

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