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Barnabas Nye

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Death: April 12, 1816 (49)
Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of John Nye and Sarah Nye
Husband of Sally Nye
Father of Pardon Bennett Nye; Richard Bennett Nye; Icy B Pratt; John Loring Bennett Nye; Elisha Nye and 5 others
Brother of Ezekiel Nye; Elijah Nye; Dennis Nye; Nathan Nye and Patience Bennett

Managed by: John H. Nye
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About Barnabas Nye

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Massachusetts with the rank of Private.

Served in the Revolutionary Army

  • Private, Captain John Gibb's Company, Colonel John Jacob's regiment; enlisted 7/23/1780; discharged 10/27/1780; service 3 months, 6 days, travel 42 miles including at Rhode Island; company detached from militia to reinforce Continental Army for three months; role dated Wareham.
  • Private, Captain Stephen Churchill's Company, Colonel Theophilus Cotton's regiment; enlisted 3/9/1781; discharged 3/31/1781; service 23 days at Newport, RI, by order of his Excellency John Hancock; company detached for 40 days service, unless sooner discharged.

Ancestor # for DAR is A085302.

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Barnabas Nye's Timeline

September 12, 1766
Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts
June 1, 1791
Age 24
Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
May 19, 1799
Age 32
Acushnet, Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States
February 29, 1800
Age 33
March 12, 1803
Age 36
May 16, 1806
Age 39
Rochester, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
April 16, 1809
Age 42
Rochester, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
April 19, 1812
Age 45