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Thomas Bolter

Birthplace: Boston, Middlesex, MA
Death: Died in Boston, Middlesex, MA
Place of Burial: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Bolter and Mehitable Owen
Husband of Mary Goddard
Father of Thomas (Jr.) Bolter; Mary Bolter; Samuel Bolter; John Bolter; Benjamin Bolter and 4 others
Brother of Benjamin Bolter; Ebenezer Bolter and Mehitabel Bolter

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About Thomas Bolter

Thomas Bolter was born on April 23rd, 1735 in Boston, Massachusetts and was a participant in the Boston Tea Party. Bolter worked as a housewright [working for John Crane], a fireman, and a retailer. After the tea protest, Bolton moved to Springfield where he enlisted in the Revolutionary Army, under Major Joseph Eayer, as an artillery officer and rose to the rank of Captain in the regiment of Colonel Flowers. He died in Boston, August 26th, 1811 and is buried with his wife, Mary Goddard, in the Central Burying Ground in Boston, Tomb 41.


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Thomas Bolter's Timeline

April 23, 1735
Boston, Middlesex, MA
July 22, 1754
Age 19
Boston, MA
Age 22
Little, Wiltshire, England
September 2, 1759
Age 24
Boston, MA
November 30, 1760
Age 25
Boston, MA
August 8, 1762
Age 27
Boston, MA
February 16, 1766
Age 30
Boston, MA
November 8, 1767
Age 32
Boston, MA
February 4, 1770
Age 34
Boston, MA