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  (b. 3 January 1740 Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 14 June 1801 London, England )  

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Benedict ARNOLD was born 3 January 1740 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Benedict ARNOLD was the child of Benedict ARNOLD   and   Hannah WATERMAN and the grandchild of: (maternal)  John WATERMAN and Elizabeth LATHROP

Benedict was a soldier in the U.S. Revolutionary War.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Margaret MANSFIELD 27 February 1767 in New Haven, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Margaret MANSFIELD  was born 24 February 1745 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.  She died 19 June 1775 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. 

Benedict ARNOLD died 14 June 1801 in London, England.
Details of the family tree of Benedict appear below.
Did You Know?America - Did you know? President and Mrs. Benjamin Harrison were so afraid of the electric lights that had been newly...Read MORE...

The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996
Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (

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

  • Bio
    BENEDICT ARNOLD, an American general and traitor of the Revolutionary war, is one of the noted characters in American history. He was born in Norwich, Connecticut, January 3, 1740. He ran away and enlisted in the army when young, but deserted in a short time. He then became a merchant at New Haven, Connecticut, but failed. In 1775 he was commissioned colonel in the Massachusetts militia, and in the autumn of that year was placed in command of...Read MORE...

    A Biographical Record Of Schuyler County, New York, S. J. Clarke, 1903
  • 1767 Marriage / Partner
    Benedict ARNOLD and Margaret MANSFIELD 27 February 1767, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
  • 1772 Birth of Child
    Henry ARNOLD was born 19 September 1772, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
  • 1775 Death of Spouse/Partner
    Margaret MANSFIELD died 19 June 1775, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
  • Benedict ARNOLD

  • Benedict ARNOLD
  • 1801 Death
    14 June 1801
    London, England

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Added: 8/31/2014 11:26:20 AM - Updated: 12/23/2018 10:28:01 AM

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