15 January 1738
Brimfield, Massachusetts, USA
1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.
(1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover
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1759 Marriage / Partner
Joseph Moulton and Sarah Fuller 17 May 1759, Brimfield, Massachusetts, USA
1760 Birth of Child
Robert Moulton was born 10 September 1760, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1763 Birth of Child
Hannah Moulton was born 30 January 1763, Monson, Massachusetts, 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.
World History, Part Two, Arco Publishing, Inc., New York, 1980 -
1765 Birth of Child
Nathaniel Moulton was born 12 August 1765, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1765 Death of Child
Hannah Moulton died 2 November 1765, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1765 Death of Child
Robert Moulton died 5 November 1765, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1768 Birth of Child
Robert Moulton was born 8 June 1768, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1772 Death of Child
Robert Moulton died 23 June 1772, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1772 Birth of Child
Royal Moulton was born 20 December 1772, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed
historyorb.com - June 1, 1774
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 - March 17 - British, Get Out!
Colonial troops force British to evacuate Boston.
1776 - May 2: The American revolution gains support from King Louis XVI of France
1776 Birth of Child
Joseph Moulton was born 3 August 1776, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1777 - July 5 - St. Clair surrenders Fort Ticonderoga to the British
1777 - September 26 - British General William Howe occupies Philadelphia during American Revolution
1777 - October 17 - British General John Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga NY
February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.
1778 Birth of Child
Benjamin Moulton was born 12 April 1778, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.
1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.
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1786 Birth of Child
Israel Moulton was born 18 February 1786, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1790 Birth of Child
Rufus Moulton was born 21 June 1790, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded
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1795 Birth of Child
Abel Moulton was born 5 March 1795, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy
1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered
1799 Birth of Child
Hiram Moulton was born 23 December 1799, Monson, Massachusetts, USA
1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast
1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
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.
6 February 1816
Monson, Massachusetts, USA
Moulton Hill Road Cemetery, Monson, Massachusetts
Moulton, Joseph – age 78 years – son of Capt. Freeborn and Rebekah (Walker) Moulton and husband of 1st wife Sarah (Fuller) Moulton and 2nd wife Hannah (Lewis) Moulton and 3rd wife Elizabeth (Sherman) Moulton – born in Monson on February 6, 1738 and died in Monson on January 15, 1816 – served in the French and Indian War and in the Amrican Revolution - buried in Row 19
Burials in Moulton Hill Road Cemetery, Monson, Massachusetts