Maj. Benjamin Ledyard, I

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Maj. Benjamin Ledyard, I

Birthdate: (50)
Birthplace: Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: November 9, 1803 (50)
Aurora, Cayuga County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Youngs Ledyard and Mary Billings
Husband of Catharine Ledyard and Ann Rhea
Father of Mary Cuyler; Helen Lincklaen; Benjamin Ledyard, II; Samuel F. Ledyard, I; Catherine Ledyard and 2 others
Brother of Deborah Morgan; Captain Youngs Ledyard, II; Dr. Isaac Ledyard; Mary Forman; William Ledyard and 2 others
Half brother of Elizabeth Avery

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About Maj. Benjamin Ledyard, I

Military Service: Benjamin was was captain, first reg't New York inf'y, 1775; major, 1776; major, fourth New York inf'y, 1780; was in the war seven years ; one of the founders of the Order of the Cincinnati {New York Men in the Rev'n, 40, 71, 140, 174, 251, 252, 527).

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 248

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Maj. Benjamin Ledyard, I's Timeline

March 5, 1753
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
October 16, 1775
Age 22
New York, United States
November 15, 1777
Age 24
New York
August 27, 1779
Age 26
January 29, 1782
Age 28
Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey
January 6, 1789
Age 35
Age 36
Age 39
November 9, 1803
Age 50
Aurora, Cayuga County, New York, United States