He married Zilpha Pierce
21 July 1785
in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, USA
The couple had (at least) 9 children.
was born 15 September 1762
in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, USA
She died 17 May 1830
in Cabot, Vermont, USA
Seth Gary died 12 December 1842
in , New York, USA.
"Gary Genealogy The Descendants of Arthur Gary of Roxbury, Massachusetts with an Account of the Posterity of Stephen Gary of Charlestown, Massachusetts and also of a South Carolina Family of this Name" by Lawrence Brainerd, Boston, Massachusetts, 1918, Page 168
Seth Gary was a soldier in the Revolutionary war, serving in 1781, 1782 and 1783. His age upon enlistment in 1781 is stated at 17. His service was rendered in the regiment of Lieutenant Colonel John Brooks. Seth Gary resided in Rehoboth and Taunton, Massachusetts, til about 1810 when he removed to Marshfield, Vermont and from there to Cabot, Vermont.
Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)
Seth Gary married Zilpha Pierce-- Date: 21 July 1785 Place: Rehoboth, Massachusetts, USA GAREY Seth and Zilpha PERRON, both of Rehoboth, married by Shubael Peck Esq., July 21, 1785. Int. July 3, 1756[sic?].
VITAL RECORDS OF REHOBOTH, 1642-1895 Marriages, Intention, Births, Deaths.
By JAMES N. ARNOLD
Providence, R.I. Narragansett Historical Publishing Company 1897.
1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act The Sugar Act raised revenues higher than ever before by a new series of taxes on the colonists. World History, Part Two, Arco Publishing, Inc., New York, 1980 -
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1771 - New York becomes the first US state to require a woman’s consent if her husband tries to sell property that she brought to a marriage. The act also required the judge to meet privately with the woman to reassure himself that the signature wasn’t forged or her consent coerced. https:/ / www.theguardian.com/ money/ us-money-blog/ 2014/ aug/ 11/ women-rights-money-timeline-history -
1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.
December 31, 1775
1776 - New York declared independence from England; Nathan Hale hung for spying; Declaration of Independence endorsed; fire in New York City destroyed 1,000 homes
U.S. Revolutionary War Service: MASSACHUSETTS Rank: PRIVATE Birth: 5-19-1761 BRISTOL CO MASSACHUSETTS Death: 12-12-1842 LIVINGSTON CO NEW YORK Pension Number: *S43582 Service Source: *S43582 Service Description: 1) CAPT SAMUEL HASTINGS, COL HENRY JACKSON
1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.
1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.
1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.
1815 - September 23 - One of the greatest hurricanes to strike New England made landfall at Long Island and crossed Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It was the worst tempest in nearly two hundred years. WeatherForYou.com -
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1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.
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