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Benjamin PELTON

Male 1753 - 1821  (68 years)


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  • Name Benjamin PELTON 
    Born 1753  Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 298 
    _UID 064E948B18A54B34B91551E9DC560C958AFF 
    Died 25 Aug 1821  Portland, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I296  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father James PELTON,   b. 21 Jul 1710, Canterbury, Windham, Conn. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1786, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth BURR,   b. 23 Apr 1719, Middletown, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1798, Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    • Reference Number:3803
    Family ID F71  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah SNOW,   b. Abt 1757,   d. Oct 1844, Guilford, Medina, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married Abt 1779  Litchfield, Litchfield, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:6195
    Children 
     1. Benjamin PELTON,   b. Abt 1781, Pawlet, Rutland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1806, Essex, Chittendon, VT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
     2. Hannah PELTON,   b. 14 Sep 1783, Pawlet, Rutland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1874, Sharon, Medina, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Lucy PELTON,   b. 14 Sep 1783, Pawlet, Rutland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Joseph PELTON,   b. Abt 1785, Pawlet, Rutland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Cumberland, Allegany, MA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Charles PELTON,   b. 3 Apr 1790,   d. 29 Aug 1842  (Age 52 years)
     6. David PELTON,   b. 17 Mar 1793, Pawlet, Rutland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1879, Elm Hall, Gratiot, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. John PELTON,   b. 1800, Pawlet, Rutland, VT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1843, Russell, Geauga, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F167  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1753 - Haddam, Middlesex, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1779 - Litchfield, Litchfield, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Aug 1821 - Portland, Middlesex, CT Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      He was in the Revolutionary War. "He served in the Revolutionary Army a nd by reason of the great hardships endured in the war he became insan e. He used to wander from his northern home back to the old home in C T. This continued for seventeen years until he died at the home of a cous in in Portland, CT. In consequence of this sad state of affairs his fami ly of seven children widely scattered."