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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag  David  MOULTON

  (b. 18 June 1760Hampton, New Hampshire, New England   d. 18 October 1838Porter, Maine, USA )  
Summary: David MOULTON was born 18 June 1760 in Hampton, New Hampshire, New England. David MOULTON was the child of John MOULTON and Mary MARSTON and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John MOULTON and Rebecca SMITH (maternal)  Jeremiah MARSTON and Mary SMITH

He married  Dorothy MOULTON 16 February 1794 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Dorothy MOULTON  was born 22 June 1770 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA .  She died 19 January 1853 in Porter, Maine, USA .  She was the daughter of Joseph MOULTON and Leah BICKFORD.

David MOULTON died 18 October 1838 in Porter, Maine, USA.
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Did You Know?New Hampshire was named by Captain John Mason after Hampshire, England. (

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? 1831 - Nat Turner, an enslaved African American preacher, leads the most significant slave uprising in American history. He and his band of about 80 followers launch a bloody, day-long rebellion in Southampton County, Virginia. The militia quells the rebellion, and Turner is eventually hanged. As a consequence, Virginia institutes much stricter slave laws.

Hampton, New Hampshire, USA - Band Stand and Big Boar's Head, from Casino, Hampton Beach, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA
Band Stand and Big Boar's Head, from Casino,...
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA - Looking North from Hampton River, Hampton, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA
Looking North from Hampton River, Hampton, N.H.

Hampton, New Hampshire, USA - The Casino, Hampton Beach, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA
The Casino, Hampton Beach, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA - The Kentville, Hampton Beach, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA
The Kentville, Hampton Beach, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA - Lamie's Tavern, Lafayette Road, Hampton, N.H.
Hampton, New Hampshire, USA
Lamie's Tavern, Lafayette Road, Hampton, N.H.
Porter, Maine, USA - Old Porter Meeting House, Porter, Me.
Porter, Maine, USA
Old Porter Meeting House, Porter, Me.
Porter, Maine, USA - Old Covered Bridge, Porter, Maine
Porter, Maine, USA
Old Covered Bridge, Porter, Maine

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David MOULTON married flag Dorothy MOULTON-- Date: 16 February 1794 Place: Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA 

Dorothy MOULTON was the daughter of Joseph MOULTON and Leah BICKFORD

Name: Dorothy Moulton
Marriage Date: 16 Feb 1794
Event Type: Marriage
Clerk's Location: Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Gender: Female
Spouse Name: David Moulton
Spouse Gender: Male
FHL Film Number: 1001286 New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.

"David, b. June 18, 1760, m. Feb. 16, 1794, Dorothy, daughter of Joseph Moulton, of Portsmouth, who was b. June 22, 1770. They lived in Porter, Maine where he d. Oct. 18, 1838, set. 78 y. 4 m. His wife d. Jan. 19, 1853, at 82 y. 6 m. 27 d. They were m. by
the Rev. Joseph Walton, of Portsmouth, and had children."

A genealogical register of some of the descendants of John Moulton, of Hampton and of Joseph Moulton of Portsmouth
by Moulton, Thomas, 1810-1888
Published 1873

flag John MOULTON (b.7 December 1794, Porter, Massachusetts (District of Maine)  d. 4 March 1876, Porter, Maine, USA)

flag Joseph MOULTON (b.23 July 1797, Porter, Massachusetts (District of Maine)  d. 2 October 1880, Portland, Maine, USA )

flag Sarah MOULTON (b.18 December 1799, Porter, Massachusetts (District of Maine)  d. 25 November 1882, Porter, Maine, USA)

flag David MOULTON (b.23 August 1802, Porter, Massachusetts (District of Maine)  d. 13 June 1867, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA )

flag Mary MOULTON (b.28 January 1805, Porter, Massachusetts (District of Maine)  d. 16 December 1836, Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, USA)

flag Thomas MOULTON (b.15 August 1810, Porter, Massachusetts (District of Maine)  d. 31 October 1888, Porter, Maine, USA)

Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Lifetime of David MOULTON

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David MOULTON - Grave
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David Moulton, was a soldier of the Revolutionary War, and was in the battle of Butt's Hill, Rhode...Read MORE...

USA 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.
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USA 1765 - November - The British government issues the Stamp Act.
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USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre
Tensions between the American colonists and the British were already running high in the early spring of 1770. Late in the afternoon, on March 5, a crowd of jeering Bostonians slinging snowballs...Read MORE...

USA 1773 - December 16 - Boston Tea Party
Angry and frustrated at a new tax on tea, American colonists calling themselves the Sons of Liberty and disguised as Mohawk Native Americans boarded three British ships (the Dartmouth, the Eleanor,...Read MORE...

USA 1774 - March - The Coercive Acts (called Intolerable Acts by Americans)
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USA 1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed - June 1, 1774

USA 1774 - September 5 - First Continental Congress formed in Philadelphia
The First Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates from twelve of the thirteen colonies that ...Read MORE...

USA 1775 - April 18 - Paul Revere's famous ride
In 1774 and the Spring of 1775 Paul Revere was employed by the Boston Committee of Correspondence and the Massachusetts Committee of Safety as an express rider to carry news, messages, and copies of...Read MORE...

USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.
The Battles of Lexington and Concord, fought on April 19, 1775, kicked off the American Revolutionary War (1775-83). Tensions had been building for many years between residents of the 13 American...Read MORE...

USA 1775 - April 20 - British begin siege of Boston - April 20, 1775

USA 1775 - May 10 - American Revolution began; Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold took Fort Ticonderoga.
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USA May 1775 - Second Continental Congress - Philadelphia - plans to form an army.
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USA 1775 - June 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill
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USA 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

USA 1776 - July 4 - American Declaration of Independence
TRENTON, July 8.

The declaration of Independence was this day proclaimed here, together with the new constitution of late, established, and the resolve of the Provincial Congress for continuing...Read MORE...

USA 1776 - September 9 - Congress renames the nation “United States of America”
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USA 1776 - December 26 - Washington crosses the Delaware
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USA 1777 - November 15 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted
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USA December 1777 - June 1778 - The winter at Valley Forge
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World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.

February 6, 1778

World History June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.

June 1, 1779

USA 1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered. articles/ ushistory/ revolutionarywartimeline.htm - September 25, 1780

USA 1781 - October 19 - The British Surrender at Yorktown
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USA 1784 - January 14 - The Continental Congress Ratified the Treaty of Paris Ending the Revolutionary War
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USA 1787 - September 17 - U.S. Constitution ratified
The Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia met between May and September of 1787 to address the...Read MORE...

USA 1789 - September 29 - Congress Officially Created the U.S. Military
In its very first session, the United States Congress had a lot of decisions to make. One important ...Read MORE...

USA 1790 - July 16 - Washington, D. C. becomes capital of United States
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USA 1791 - December 15 - The Bill of Rights takes effect
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USA 1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ nytimeln.htm -

1794 Marriage / Partner
David MOULTON and Dorothy MOULTON 16 February 1794, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA
1794 Birth of Child
John MOULTON was born 7 December 1794, Porter, Maine, USA
World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy

1797 Birth of Child
Joseph MOULTON was born 23 July 1797, Porter, Maine, USA
World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered

1799 Birth of Child
Sarah MOULTON was born 18 December 1799, Porter, Maine, USA
World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

1802 Birth of Child
David MOULTON was born 23 August 1802, Porter, Maine, USA
USA 1803 - October 20 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain.
Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty

In the 1800s, in the United States, pioneers and...

USA 1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast - May 14, 1804

1805 Birth of Child
Mary MOULTON was born 28 January 1805, Porter, Maine, USA
USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
Nov. 7, 1805 - Camped opposite Pillar Rock, between Brookfield and Dahlia, Washington, west of Jim Crow Point. "Great joy in camp we are in view of the Ocian this great Pacific Ocean which we been so ...Read MORE...

World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...

1810 Birth of Child
Thomas MOULTON was born 15 August 1810, Porter, Maine, USA
World History 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.

World History 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.

World History 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.

USA 1816 - Year without a summer
The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding...Read MORE...

USA 1825 - October 26 - Erie Canal completed
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USA 1831 - January 1 - First Abolitionist Newspaper
The first abolitionist newspaper, The Liberator, published in Boston by William Lloyd Garrison resources/ state-history-timeline/ massachusetts.html - January 1, 1831

USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence
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1836 Death of Child
Mary MOULTON died 16 December 1836, Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, USA
USA 1873 - The Panic of 1837
The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession...Read MORE...

18 October 1838
Porter, Maine, USA

David is buried at: Riverside Cemetery Kezar Falls Oxford County Maine, USA
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