Capt. Freeborn Moulton

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Freeborn Moulton

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Windham, Windham, CT, United States
Death: June 09, 1792 (75)
Brimfield, Hampden, MA, United States
Place of Burial: Brimfield, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Moulton, lll and Hannah Moulton
Husband of Rebekah Moulton
Father of Rebekah Riddle; Joseph Moulton; Hannah Miles; Capt. Freeborn Moulton, Jr.; Abner Moulton and 5 others
Brother of Hannah Flint; Robert Moulton; Abigail Moulton; Mary Needham; Louise Durkee and 7 others
Half brother of William Moulton; Robert Moulton; Jonathan Moulton and Jeremiah Moulton

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About Capt. Freeborn Moulton

Freeborn Moulton was born 3 Apr 1717 in Windom, Coventry, Connecticut. He died 9 Jun 1792 in So, Brimfield, Hampden Co, Massachusetts.

He came to this Town [Wales] before his marriage, first located upon the "Alvin Needham Place" South West of the Town; staid there a few years; then removed to the South-P. of Monson; there remained and died. There is an unwritten story, which may be taken as truth or fiction, as the reader please, that while his parents were crossing the briny Ocean to this country he was born and was named at the time, "Freeborn" because born outside the acknowledged dominions of any earthly potentatious sovereign. Can proffer nothing more accumulatively of his history.

(note attached from unknown source): The above is erroneous. He was son of Robert, fourth in line from Robert Salem 1630.

SOURCE: "A Family Record" by Absalom Gardner Pg. 281

History of So. Brimfield [ now Wales], Massachusetts

MILITARY SERVICE: Freeborn Moulton served as captain of minute men from Monson, Mass., Colonel Danielson's regiment DAR Ancestor #: A082327

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Capt. Freeborn Moulton's Timeline

April 3, 1717
Windham, Windham, CT, United States
January 15, 1738
Age 20
September 30, 1742
Age 25
Brimfield, MA
November 29, 1743
Age 26
Brimfield, MA
April 9, 1746
Age 29
Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
January 27, 1747
Age 29
Brimfield, Massachusetts, United States
May 15, 1751
Age 34
Brimfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
August 10, 1753
Age 36
Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Age 40