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Benjamin Nye - Nye Family of America

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  • Alpheus Judson Nye (1831 - 1888)
    On 8/27/1862 he mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Served during the Civil War until 7/28/1864.
  • Henry Nye (1836 - 1905)
    Farmer He served in the 52d Massachusetts Volunteers from 9/5/1862 to 8/14/1863.
  • Charles Nye (c.1833 - d.)
    Served in the Civil War in the Army
  • Sylvanus Nye (1826 - 1904)
    In the fall of 1855 he enlisted in Company D, 2nd Oregon Volunteer Infantry; was elected Orderly Sergeant and served in the Rogue River Indian War. After the war he settled on a donation claim in Sam's...
  • William Crocker Nye (c.1834 - 1896)
    Served in the Civil War in the 38th Iowa Volunteers.

The Benjamin Nye Homestead & Museum includes his home, the old grainger hall and mill site at Old Country Road, E. Sandwich, MA, USA 02537. Owned and maintained by the Nye Family of America Association, Inc. -

No records exist of his birth in England, nor the ship he came to America in during the 1630's Great Migration.