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HELP! Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  William  LATHAM

  (b. 10 May 1742 Groton, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 27 June 1792 Groton, Connecticut, USA )  

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William LATHAM was born 10 May 1742 in Groton, Crown Colony of Connecticut. William LATHAM was the child of Jonathan LATHAM   and   Mary AVERY

William had an active role in U.S. Revolutionary War.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

William  married  Eunice FORSYTH 15 September 1764 in Groton, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  Eunice FORSYTH  was born abt. 1743 in Groton, Connecticut, USA.  Eunice died 5 March 1799 in Groton, Connecticut, USA. 

William LATHAM died 27 June 1792 in Groton, Connecticut, USA.
Details of the family tree of William appear below.
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Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

  • Biography
    Capt. William Latham

    Second in command & commander of the matross company garrisoned at Fort Griswold.

    Served with the Continental Army at Dorchester, Mass., 1776.
    Wounded & Paroled, Age 39.

    William Latham, born 1741 at Groton, son of Jonathan Latham and Mary Avery. He married in Sept 1764 Eunice Forsythe, daughter of Timothy Forsythe and Eunice Perkins. In 1776 he was with Washington on Dorchester Heights as lieutenant of...Read MORE...


  • 1742 Birth
    10 May 1742
    Groton, Connecticut, USA
  • 1764 Marriage / Partner
    William LATHAM and Eunice FORSYTH 15 September 1764, Groton, Connecticut, USA
  • Revolutionary War
    LATHAM, WILLIAM
    Ancestor #: A066942
    Service: CONNECTICUT Rank(s): CAPTAIN
    Birth: 1-27-1741 GROTON NEW LONDON CO CONNECTICUT
    Death: 1-27-1792 GROTON NEW LONDON CO CONNECTICUT
    Service Source: JOHNSTON, CT MEN IN THE REV, PP 78,558,578,617; *S13688, PENSION OF WILLIAM LATHAM (NO RELATIONSHIP STATED)
    Service Description: 1) ALSO ENS, 2ND LT, CAPT OF ARTILLERY; CAPT ABEL SPICER, COL SAMUEL HOLDEN PARSONS;
    2) CAPT EDWARD MOTT;...Read MORE...


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    Grave
    Colonel Ledyard Cemetery Groton, New London County, Connecticut, USA
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  • Death
    Name: William Latham
    Gender: Male
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    Death Date: 27 Jun 1792
    Death Place: Groton, Connecticut
    Age: 50
    Birth Date: 1742
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    Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03366-3
    System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
    GS Film number: 3158
    Reference ID:

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William LATHAM married flag female ancestor Eunice FORSYTH-- Date: 15 September 1764 Place: Groton, Crown Colony of Connecticut


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1742 Birth
10 May 1742
Groton, Connecticut, USA
Biography
Capt. William Latham

Second in command & commander of the matross company garrisoned at Fort Griswold.

Served with the Continental Army at Dorchester, Mass., 1776.
Wounded & Paroled, Age 39.

William Latham, born 1741 at Groton, son of Jonathan Latham and Mary Avery. He married in Sept 1764 Eunice Forsythe, daughter of Timothy Forsythe and Eunice Perkins. In 1776 he was with Washington on Dorchester Heights as lieutenant of...Read MORE...


1764 Marriage / Partner
William LATHAM and Eunice FORSYTH 15 September 1764, Groton, Connecticut, USA
Revolutionary War
LATHAM, WILLIAM
Ancestor #: A066942
Service: CONNECTICUT Rank(s): CAPTAIN
Birth: 1-27-1741 GROTON NEW LONDON CO CONNECTICUT
Death: 1-27-1792 GROTON NEW LONDON CO CONNECTICUT
Service Source: JOHNSTON, CT MEN IN THE REV, PP 78,558,578,617; *S13688, PENSION OF WILLIAM LATHAM (NO RELATIONSHIP STATED)
Service Description: 1) ALSO ENS, 2ND LT, CAPT OF ARTILLERY; CAPT ABEL SPICER, COL SAMUEL HOLDEN PARSONS;
2) CAPT EDWARD MOTT;...Read MORE...


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Death
Name: William Latham
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 27 Jun 1792
Death Place: Groton, Connecticut
Age: 50
Birth Date: 1742
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Occupation:
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Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03366-3
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3158
Reference ID:

'Connecticut Deaths and...Read MORE...


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William LATHAM
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Grave
Colonel Ledyard Cemetery Groton, New London County, Connecticut, USA
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William is buried at: Colonel Ledyard Cemetery Groton, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Added: 11/27/2017 2:55:41 PM - Updated: 2/15/2022 1:53:53 PM

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