Woodbury Starkweather

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Woodbury Starkweather

Birthdate: (23)
Birthplace: Stonington, New London, CT, United States
Death: January 29, 1781 (23)
Preston, New London, CT, United States (Died on his return from captivity in POW camp)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Starkweather, Jr and Elizabeth Hatch
Brother of Hannah Branch; Seth Starkweather; Jerusha Tracy; Belcher Starkweather; Amos Starkweather and 1 other
Half brother of Gilbert Hatch; Rufus Hatch; Elijah Hatch; John Hatch; Wilkes Hatch and 3 others

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About Woodbury Starkweather

Woodbury died on his return from captivity, states the church record of the North Society of Preston, CT on the 29th of Jan 1781. Inventory was taken 11 April 1781, amounting to L92-17-7. He was a private in Capt. Hewit's Company, Col Latimer's Regt of Conn. militia. They were at Saratoga in 1777, participating in both battles (19 Sep and 9 Oct). The length of his service is indicated by the fact that he was paid from 23 Aug to 7 Nov 1777, as was also his brother, Amos of the same company.

Source: Starkweather Genealolgy. page 57.

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Woodbury Starkweather's Timeline

February 11, 1757
Stonington, New London, CT, United States
January 29, 1781
Age 23
Preston, New London, CT, United States