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Thomas Ingersoll

Birthplace: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Ontario, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Jonathan Ingersoll and Eunice Ingersoll
Husband of Elizabeth Lydia Ingersol; Sarah Backus and Mercy Smith
Father of Laura Secord, Canadian Heroine of the War of 1812; Appolonia Ingersoll and Charles Fortescue Ingersoll

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About Thomas Ingersoll

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor # A060126

In the American War of Independence, Thomas Ingersoll fought on the rebel side, but in 1795 he immigrated to Upper Canada where he had obtained a township grant for settlement. His farm became the site of the modern town of Ingersoll. He ran a tavern at Queenston until his township (Oxford-upon-the-Thames) was surveyed.

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Thomas Ingersoll's Timeline

March 24, 1750
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
September 13, 1775
Age 25
Great Barrington, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 40
Age 43
Age 61
Ontario, Canada