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Captain Ebenezer Trask, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salem, Essex Co, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Smithfield RI
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Trask and Abigail Carrill
Husband of Sarah Aldrich
Father of Frederic Trask; Daniel Trask; Ebenezer Trask, Jr.; Prusha Trask and Adin Trask
Brother of Edward Trask; Daniel Trask and Robert Trask

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About Captain Ebenezer Trask, Sr.

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor # A116082

Ebenezer Trask Senior was born in Mass. and died in

Smithfield Rhode Island. During the Rev. War he served

for several years with the military of Smithfield R.I.

He apparently was Captain of his own company there.

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History of the Town of Smithfield from its organization, in 1730-1, to its division, in 1871

by Thomas Steere E. L. Freeman & Co., Providence, RI 1881

APPENDIX E.

List of Officers of the Militia belonging to Smithfield; 1775 to 1789.

p. 208 - 209.

1775

Elisha Mowry, Lieut.-Colonel, 2d Regiment.

Andrew Waterman, Captain

Luke Arnold, Captain

Peleg Arnold, Captain

Joseph Jenckes, Captain

Sylvanus Bucklin, Lieutenant.

1776

Andrew Waterman, Captain

Elisha Mowry, Jr., lieut.-Colonel, 2d Regiment.

Thomas Jenckes, Captain

David Eddy, Captain

Nehemiah Smith, Captain

Samuel Day, Lieutenant.

Ebenezer Trask, Lieutenant

James Smith, Lieutenant

John Sayles, Jr., Colonel.

1777

Elisha Mowry, declined. Lieut.-Colonel, 2d Regiment

1778

John Angell, Lieut.-Colonel, 2d Regiment

Samuel Day, Captain

Ebenezer Trask, Captain

Joseph Sprague, Captain

1779

John Angell, Lieut.-Colonel, 2d Regiment

Eber Angell, Captain

Ebenezer Trask, Captain

Daniel Mowry 4th, Captain

Robert Bennett, Lieutenant

Simeon Ballou, Lieutenant

Benjamin Sheldon, Lieutenant

1780

John Angell, Lieut.-Colonel, 2d Regiment

William Aldrich, Major, 2d Regiment

Eber Angell, Captain

Ebenezer Trask, Captain

Daniel Mowry, 4th, Captain

Robert Bennett, Lieutenant

Simeon Ballou, Lieutenant

Benjamin Sheldon, Lieutenant

1781

Peleg Arnold, Lieut.-Colonel, Commandant 2d Battalion

Job Mowry, Captain

Benjamin Ballou, Captain

Ebenezer Trask, Captain

Daniel Mowry, 4th, Major, 2d Regiment

Daniel Mowry, 4th, Captain.

1784

Job Mowry, Captain

Ebenzer Trask, Captain

George Streeter, Captain

Joel Aldrich, Lieutenant

1785

Joel Aldrich, Major, 2d Regiment

William Aldrich, Major, Senior Chaplain Regiment

1786

Joel Aldrich, Major, 2d Regiment

1789

William Aldrich, Major, 2d Regiment.

p. 209 - 210

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Captain Ebenezer Trask, Sr.'s Timeline

1733
1733
Salem, Essex Co, Massachusetts
1752
May 26, 1752
Age 19
1754
January 12, 1754
Age 21
Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States
1754
Age 21
1761
1761
Age 28
1795
February 26, 1795
Age 62
Smithfield RI
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Smithfield, Providence County, Rhode Island