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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag  Samuel  MOSHER

  (b. 9 March 1742Dartmouth, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. 23 April 1815, Saratoga County, New York, USA )  

Samuel MOSHER was born 9 March 1742 in Dartmouth, Province of Massachusetts Bay . Samuel MOSHER was the child of George MOSHER and Hannah WING and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Daniel MOSHER and Mary UNKNOWN (maternal)  Edward WING and Sarah TUCKER

He married  Alice GIDLEY 1 October 1763 in New Bedford, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Alice GIDLEY  was born 9 September 1735 in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) .  She died 28 May 1824 in , Saratoga County, New York, USA . 

Samuel MOSHER died 23 April 1815 in , Saratoga County, New York, USA.
The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

Did You Know?America - Did you know? January 24, 1848 - Gold is discovered at Sutter's Mill in California.

Fought in Revolutionary War and was in the Militia (Land Bounty Rights of Dutchess Co 6th regiment New York.)
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - Southworth Library, Padanaram, South Dartmouth, Mass.
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills)
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Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - Padanarum Station, New Bedford Yacht Club
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills)
Padanarum Station, New Bedford Yacht Club
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - Fire District #2 Russells Mills
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills)
Fire District #2 Russells Mills
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - Old Texaco Station
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills)
Old Texaco Station
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Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills)

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Samuel MOSHER married flag Alice GIDLEY-- Date: 1 October 1763 Place: New Bedford, Province of Massachusetts Bay 

Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910
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bride's name: Ailce Gidley
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marriage date: 01 Oct 1763
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indexing project (batch) number: I00794-1
system origin: Massachusetts-EASy
source film number: 574885
reference number: 156

 Abigail MOSHER (b.5 May 1768,   d. 10 October 1848, , Saratoga County, New York, USA)

 Samuel MOSHER (b.10 August 1774,   d. 16 April 1854, , Saratoga County, New York, USA)

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Samuel MOSHER and Alice GIDLEY 1 October 1763, New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
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23 April 1815
, Saratoga County, New York, USA

Died in Providence, Saratoga, New York, USA

From "Buried on his farm at Hagedorns Mills.
Samuel was living in Charlotte, Dutchess Co., New York in 1775 when he refused to sign the Association Pact. Deeds place him in Pittstown, Renssalaer Co., 1784 - 86. As a resident of Hoosick, Renssalaer Co., 1790 - 95, he made purchases in Montgomery Co., Early in 1796 he moved to Providence.

His will dated 28 March 1815, is useful in sorting out his children and grandchildren. The heirs were: wife Alice; son Samuel; daughters Elizabeth Chase, Abigail Chase, Ruth Chase, then Shephard, and Esther Haviland; grandchildren Samuel, John, Benjamin, Israel, Joseph, Hannah, Ruth, Jane and Alice Shephard; George, Justice, Daniel, Walter, Stephen, Esther, Annis, Rosannah, Abigail and Elizabeth Chase; and great grandchildren Sallyann and Shephard Wait."

Woodard Cemetery Saratoga County New York, USA

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