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HELP! Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  Jehiel  MEIGS

  (b. 6 July 1743 Guilford, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 27 December 1776 Crown Colony of New York )  

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Jehiel MEIGS was born 6 July 1743 in Guilford, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Jehiel MEIGS was the child of Jehiel MEIGS   and   Lucy BARTLETT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Janna MEIGS and Hannah WILLARD

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

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Jehiel  married  Abigail MEIGS 4 January 1764 in Guilford, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  Abigail MEIGS  was born 12 March 1742 in Guilford, Connecticut, USA.  Abigail died 8 March 1825 in Madison, Connecticut, USA (East Guilford).  Abigail was the child of Phineas MEIGS and Abigail DUDLEY.

Jehiel MEIGS died 27 December 1776 in Crown Colony of New York.
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Jehiel MEIGS married flag female ancestor Abigail MEIGS-- Date: 4 January 1764 Place: Guilford, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Abigail MEIGS was the child of Phineas MEIGS and Abigail DUDLEY

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birth1743 Birth
6 July 1743
Guilford, Connecticut, USA
marriage1764 Marriage / Partner
Jehiel MEIGS and Abigail MEIGS 4 January 1764, Guilford, Connecticut, USA
Revolutionary War
Ancestor #: A077205
Death: 12-27-1776 NEW YORK
Service Description: 1) ALSO ENS,LT

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Name: Jehiel Capt Meigs
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 27 Dec 1776
Death Place: Madison, Connecticut
Age: 33
Birth Date: 1743
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03365-0
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3169
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'Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F78R-KP8 : 3 December 2014), Jehiel Capt Meigs, 27 Dec 1776; citing Madison, Connecticut, reference ; FHL microfilm 3,169.' (Mormon Genealogy Records)
Jehiel MEIGS - Grave
West Cemetery Madison, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

Jehiel is buried at: West Cemetery Madison, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Added: 11/27/2017 5:33:36 PM - Updated: 2/16/2022 5:12:10 PM
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