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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag  Benjamin  SLEEPER

  (b. 6 December 1758Brentwood, New Hampshire, New England   d. 16 February 1849Alton, New Hampshire, USA )  

Benjamin SLEEPER was born 6 December 1758 in Brentwood, New Hampshire, New England. Benjamin SLEEPER was the child of Jonathan SLEEPER and Lydia HUNTOON and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Moses SLEEPER and Margaret SANBORN (maternal)  John HUNTOON and Mary RUNDLETT

He married  Ruth BEAN 17 May 1781 in Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Ruth BEAN  was born 24 April 1762 in Brentwood, New Hampshire, USA .  She died 15 April 1843 in Alton, New Hampshire, USA .  She was the daughter of James BEAN and Lydia HOAG.

Benjamin SLEEPER died 16 February 1849 in Alton, New Hampshire, USA.
New Hampshire was named by Captain John Mason after Hampshire, England. (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1686 - New England
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1775 - New Hampshire, New England
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of New Hampshire
June 21, 1788 - New Hampshire becomes 9th U.S. state

Did You Know?America - Did you know? 1850 - The continuing debate whether territory gained in the Mexican War should be open to slavery is decided in the Compromise of 1850: California is admitted as a free state, Utah and New Mexico territories are left to be decided by popular sovereignty, and the slave trade in Washington, DC, is prohibited. It also establishes a much stricter fugitive slave law, than the original, passed in 1793.

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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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Benjamin SLEEPER married flag Ruth BEAN-- Date: 17 May 1781 Place: Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA
Ruth BEAN was the daughter of James BEAN and Lydia HOAG




Children:
flag Elisha SLEEPER (b.25 March 1796, Brentwood, New Hampshire, USA  d. 20 September 1884, Alton, New Hampshire, USA)



Events During the Lifetime of Benjamin SLEEPER

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1781 Marriage / Partner
Benjamin SLEEPER and Ruth BEAN 17 May 1781, Danville, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA
1796 Birth of Child
Elisha SLEEPER was born 25 March 1796, Brentwood, New Hampshire, USA
1843 Death of Spouse/Partner
Ruth BEAN died 15 April 1843, Alton, New Hampshire, USA

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Alton Mountain Cemetery West Alton Belknap County New Hampshire, USA
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