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Israel Putnam, Jr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salem Village, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Belpre, Washington, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Putnam Cemetery Devola Washington County Ohio
Immediate Family:

Son of Israel Thomas Putnam and Hannah Putnam
Husband of Sarah Putnam
Father of Sarah (Putnam) Thorniley; Israel Putnam, III; Aaron Waldo Putnam; David Putnam, Sr.; William Pitt Putnam and 3 others
Brother of Hannah Pope Dana; Elizabeth Putnam; Mehitable Edwards; Molly Putnam; Mary Waldo and 5 others
Half brother of John Putnam

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About Colonel Israel Putnam

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor # A092622

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15095248

Birth: 1739 Death: 1812

Col. Israel Putnam Jr. was born in Salem, Mass. in 1739. He was the eldest son of the distinguished General Israel Putnam Sr. of Revolutionary War fame. He married Sarah Waldo, of an ancient and honorable Connecticut family.

Col. Putnam Jr. was a veteran of the Revolutionary War, having served first as the captain of the company in which he had enlisted, and afterward as an aide to his father, General Israel Putnam Sr.

He was one of the Ohio Company of Associates and came to Marietta, Ohio in 1788, and in 1789 was one of the company who began the settlement at Belpre, Ohio.

He was father to Eight Children. 5 boys- Israel, George, Dr. William Pitt Putnam, Aaron, and David. 3 Girls - Sarah, Mary, & Elizabeth.

He was an intelligent and enterprising agriculturist, and introduced choice fruits and an improved stock of cattle into this country.

He is cousin to General Rufus Putnam who, along with the other founders of the Ohio Company of Associates, settled Marietta, Ohio.


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Parents:
 Israel Putnam (1718 - 1790)

Spouse:
 Sarah Waldo Putnam (1740 - 1808)

Children:
 David Putnam (1769 - 1856)*
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Burial: Cedarville Cemetery Washington County Ohio, USA



            
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Colonel Israel Putnam's Timeline

1739
January 28, 1739
Salem Village, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1764
October 25, 1764
Age 25
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1766
January 20, 1766
Age 26
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1767
April 18, 1767
Age 28
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1769
February 24, 1769
Age 30
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1770
December 11, 1770
Age 31
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1773
August 5, 1773
Age 34
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1777
July 27, 1777
Age 38
Pomfret, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
1780
January 19, 1780
Age 40
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States
1815
March 7, 1815
Age 76
Belpre, Washington, Ohio, United States