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Joel PELTON

Male 1753 - 1856  (102 years)


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  • Name Joel PELTON 
    Born 5 Nov 1753  Somerset, Tolland, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 1113 
    _UID 687E13C963ED49DB8A9830027118A08F42FE 
    Died 7 Mar 1856  Madrid, Franklin, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1111  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father Moses PELTON,   b. 1728, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1778, Somers, Tolland, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Mary (Molly) WHIPPLE,   b. 23 Jul 1725, Enfield, Hartford, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1750 
    • Reference Number:9583
    Family ID F261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah SLOMAN,   b. 17 Jul 1761, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1791, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married Abt 1782 
    • Reference Number:17260
    Children 
    +1. Thomas PELTON,   b. Aug 1773, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1857, Anson, Somerset, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     2. Sarah PELTON,   b. 1781, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Joel Jr. PELTON,   b. Aug 1783, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1865, Montville, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     4. Bridget (Mary) PELTON,   b. 1786, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1837, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     5. Simon PELTON,   b. 1788, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Alexander PELTON,   b. 24 Sep 1791, Woolwich, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1879, Bath, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anna COTTER,   b. 1769, Washjeff, Nuitrice, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1833, Madrid, Franklin, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1791  Pownalboro, Lincoln Co, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:17265
    Children 
     1. Timothy PELTON,   b. 26 Jan 1792, Jefferson, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Polly (Mary) PELTON,   b. 1793, Jefferson, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1852, Madrid, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. Moses PELTON,   b. 9 Jan 1794, Jefferson, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1876, Appleton, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Miriam PELTON,   b. 20 Apr 1799, Jefferson, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1863, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     5. Eliza PELTON,   b. 17 Apr 1800, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1847, Temple, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     6. Abigail (Abby) PELTON,   b. 20 May 1803, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1873, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     7. Hannah PELTON,   b. 28 Oct 1804, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Nancy PELTON,   b. 1806, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Almira PELTON,   b. 13 May 1809, Washington, Knox, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1868, Madrid, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ruhama BEEDY,   b. Abt 1760,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1833 
    • Reference Number:17284
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F520  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1753 - Somerset, Tolland, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Apr 1791 - Pownalboro, Lincoln Co, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Mar 1856 - Madrid, Franklin, ME Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      He was a Tanner and a Farmer. Joel served in the military in the Revoluti onary War, 1776. Joel was a soldier and served under Washington in many c ampaigns, Being present at Cornwallis' surrender. He enlisted early and s aw LaFayette and other great men. He was a story teller and drew a milita ry pension. Stayed active all his life and walked to Augustus to recei ve it at 80 years old. After the was he settled in Maine.