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Jonathan Arnold

Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Glocester, Providence, RI
Death: Died in St. Johnsbury, Vermont, United States
Place of Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia, VT
Immediate Family:

Son of Josiah Arnold and Amey Arnold
Husband of Polly Marry Burr; Alice Arnold and Cynthia Arnold
Father of Josiah Lyndon Arnold; Sarah Arnold; Amy Arnold; Amaziah Arnold; Polly Burr Arnold and 6 others

Occupation: physician
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About Dr. Jonathan Arnold

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND with the rank of PHYSICIAN OR SURGEON. DAR Ancestor # A003279

Jonathan Arnold (1741-1793) was an American physician and statesman from New England. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island. Arnold served in the Continental Army as a surgeon, and directed the army hospital at Providence. In 1774 he was a charter member of the Providence grenadiers. He was a member of the general assembly in 1776, and author of the act of May 1776, repealing the law providing for the oath of allegiance to England. [1] During the revolutionary war he was a surgeon in the army, and director of the army hospital at Providence. He represented Rhode Island as a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1782 and 1783. He moved to a farm in St. Johnsbury, Vermont in 1787, and later served as a judge.

Arnold Park in St. Johnsbury near the site of his home is named for him. 
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Dr. Jonathan Arnold's Timeline

December 3, 1741
Glocester, Providence, RI
March 3, 1764
Age 22
February 5, 1766
Age 24
April 22, 1768
Age 26
April 23, 1770
Age 28
March 24, 1773
Age 31
November 22, 1777
Age 35
March 12, 1780
Age 38