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Jonathan Nye

Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Death: November 27, 1832 (84)
Worcester, MA, United States
Place of Burial: New Braintree, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Ichabod Nye, Jr. and Bethiah Nye
Husband of Margaret Nye and Mary Nye
Father of Ichabod Jonathan Nye; Jonathan Nye; Polly Allen; Margaret Tripp; Lois Winslow and 7 others
Brother of Caleb Nye; Capt. George Bonum Nye; Seth Nye; Ichabod Nye; Bethiah Holmes and 1 other
Half brother of George Nye

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Scott Christopher Swingle
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About Jonathan Nye

Served in the Revolutionary War DAR Ancestor # A085367

  • Sergeant, Captain John Grainger's Company of Minute-men, Colonel Jonathan Warner's regiment, which marched on the alarm of 4/19/1775; residence, New Braintree; service, 2 weeks, 5 days.
  • Private, Captain John Crawford's company, Colonel Job Cushing's regiment; engaged 9/7/1777; discharged 11/29/1777; service 2 months, 28 days, 5 days travel included. Roll sworn to in Worcester County.
  • Descriptive list of men raised in Worcester County to serv in the Continental Army, agreeable to resolve of 12/2/1780, as returned by Seth Washburn, Superintendent; residence, Hardwick; age. 22 years; stature, 5'11"; complexion light, occupation farmer; engaged 11/12/1781; term 3 years.
  • Private, Colonel Benjamin Tupper's (10th) regiment; commmenced 11/1/1781; roll dade up to 1/1/1782; service 2 months.
  • Same regiment; roll made up from 1/1/1782 to 1/1/1783; service 12 months.
  • Private, Captain Matthew Chamber's company, Lieutenant-colonel Calvin Smith's regiment; returen for wages for 12/1782.
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Jonathan Nye's Timeline

May 22, 1748
Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
April 23, 1776
Age 27
New Braintree, Worcester, MA, United States
June 23, 1777
Age 29
October 12, 1778
Age 30
April 24, 1780
Age 31
February 20, 1782
Age 33
March 17, 1783
Age 34
December 23, 1784
Age 36