Sgt. Joseph Converse
|Birthplace:||East Merrimack, NH, USA|
Son of Joshua Converse and Rachel Blanchard
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About Sgt. Joseph Converse
Sergeant in Captain Moore's company, Colonel Baldwin's regiment, Massachusetts troops; marched on Lexington Alarm of April 19, 1775, from Bedford, Massachusetts; War of the Revolution.
This part of Litchfield NH had been Naticook, then Merrimack later set off as Litchfield. Alt. birth: 13 Nov (Thirty Dunstable Families, Stearns). He lived many years in Bedford. He was a soldier in the Revolution. In 1794, he removed to Chesterfield, NH. He was styled "tanner" in the deed. He settled in the town in 1794 or '95, and lived many years on the farm previously owned and occupied by Nathaniel Bingham, situated north of the Centre Village.
DARA A 025180, CT