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Joel Doolittle

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wallingford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Sodus, Wayne County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Doolittle and Elizabeth Doolittle
Husband of Amelia Doolittle
Father of Elihu Doolittle; Asher Doolittle; Joel Doolittle; Millie Doolittle; Sylvester Doolittle and 4 others
Brother of George Doolittle and Samuel Doolittle

Occupation: Military officer
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About Maj. Joel Doolittle

Son of Samuel Doolittle (1728) and Elizabeth HUBBARD. Born in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut and grew to manhood in Middletown, Connecticut.

Husband of Amelia WETMORE (of Scotch descent, either sister or cousin of Grace, the wife of his brother George). Married Mar 23, 1786 Middletown, Connecticut

Major Joel Doolittle was the brother of Samuel Doolittle. Father of nine children.

Soon after marriage Joel & Amelia moved to Whitesboro, New York (about the time General Doolittle moved there, around 1786). After a few years residency there they moved to Smithfield, Madison Co., New York, afterwards to Sodus, Wayne Co., Wayne Co., New York. He died and was buried there.

America Military service: Joel served in the American Revolution (from gr-grandson William Marvin Olcott's SAR application). Served in Captain Douglas Company and paid from January first 1781 to December 31st 1781. Capt. Douglas Company was stationed under the command of the Marquis de LaFayette. Lee. Pages 359 and 354, Connecticut Men of the Revolution


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Parents:
 Samuel Doolittle (1728 - 1778)

Spouse:
 Amelia WETMORE Doolittle (1766 - 1834)*

Children:
 Eunice DOOLITTLE Olcott (1790 - 1861)*
 Joel D Doolittle (1793 - 1870)*
 Millie Doolittle Irwin (1796 - 1819)*

Siblings:
 Samuel Doolittle (1752 - 1813)*
 George Doolittle (1759 - 1825)*
 Joel Doolittle (1765 - 1814)*

Burial: Bushnell Cemetery Sodus, Wayne County, New York, USA


Created by: Daryl VerStreate Record added: Nov 26, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 23115039

Created by: With Love, Gen Gal Record added: Nov 05, 2006 Find A Grave Memorial# 16479300

From Find A Grave: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=23115039

From Find A Grave: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=16479300

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Maj. Joel Doolittle's Timeline

1765
March 2, 1765
Wallingford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1786
1786
Age 20
1788
1788
Age 22
1793
1793
Age 27
1796
1796
Age 30
1799
1799
Age 33
1801
1801
Age 35
1802
1802
Age 36
1806
1806
Age 40
1814
October 23, 1814
Age 49
Sodus, Wayne County, New York, United States