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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag    Benedict  ARNOLD

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

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.
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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


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Benedict ARNOLD married flag  Margaret MANSFIELD-- Date: 27 February 1767 Place: New Haven, Crown Colony of Connecticut


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flag  Henry ARNOLD (b.19 September 1772, New Haven, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 8 December 1825, Manhattan, New York, USA )


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Name: Benedick Arnold
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World History 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.


World History (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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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.
First direct British tax on American colonists. Instituted in November, 1765. Every newspaper,...Read MORE...


1767 Marriage / Partner
Benedict ARNOLD and Margaret MANSFIELD 27 February 1767, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre
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1772 Birth of Child
Henry ARNOLD was born 19 September 1772, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
USA 1773 - December 16 - Boston Tea Party
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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

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USA 1774 - September 5 - First Continental Congress formed in Philadelphia
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USA 1775 - April 18 - Paul Revere's famous ride
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USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.
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USA 1775 - April 20 - British begin siege of Boston

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USA 1775 - May 10 - American Revolution began; Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold took Fort Ticonderoga.
In the darkness of the night of May 9, 1775, Ethan Allen, along with Benedict Arnold, led a portion ...Read MORE...


USA May 1775 - Second Continental Congress - Philadelphia - plans to form an army.
When the Second Continental Congress came together on May 10, 1775 it was, in effect, a reconvening ...Read MORE...


USA 1775 - June 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill
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1775 Death of Spouse/Partner
Margaret MANSFIELD died 19 June 1775, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
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.

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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.

www.socialstudiesforkids.com/ 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

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World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy


World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered


BENEDICT ARNOLD [From the London Monthly Magazine, for July 1801.]
Died, at his house, in Gloucester place, on Sunday, June 13, brigadier general Benedict Arnold....Read MORE...



Benedict is buried at: St Mary Churchyard Battersea London Borough of Wandsworth Greater London, England Plot: Crypt in the Basement

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