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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag   Othniel  TAYLOR

  (b. 16 April 1719Deerfield, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. 28 December 1788Charlemont, Massachusetts, USA )  
Summary: Othniel TAYLOR was born 16 April 1719 in Deerfield, Province of Massachusetts Bay . Othniel TAYLOR was the child of Samuel TAYLOR and Mary HITCHCOCK and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John TAYLOR and Thankful WOODWARD

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

He married  Martha ARMS 27 June 1743 in Deerfield, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Martha ARMS  was born 3 February 1729 in Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield) .  She died 5 May 1802 in Charlemont, Massachusetts, USA .  She was the daughter of Daniel ARMS and Esther SMEAD.

Othniel TAYLOR died 28 December 1788 in Charlemont, Massachusetts, USA.

Son of Samuel Taylor and Mary Hitchcock Taylor of Deerfield, MA.

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1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield)
Frary House, Deerfield, Mass.

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Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield)
Deerfield, Mass., Memorial Hall.

Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield)
Deerfield Street looking North. Deerfield, Mass.

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Othniel TAYLOR married flag  Martha ARMS-- Date: 27 June 1743 Place: Deerfield, Province of Massachusetts Bay

Martha ARMS was the daughter of Daniel ARMS and Esther SMEAD

Name: Othniel Taylor
Spouse's Name: Martha Arms
Event Date: 27 Jun 1743
Event Place: Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts
Marital Status: Unknown
Spouse's Marital Status: Unknown
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M50052-8 , System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy , GS Film number: 186146 , Reference ID: Vol. 1 Pg. 247

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flag  William TAYLOR (b.27 January 1758, Buckland, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. 17 December 1826, Buckland, Massachusetts, USA)
m. Experience TOTMAN 19 September 1803

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16 April 1719
Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield)

1719 Birth
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1743 Marriage / Partner
Othniel TAYLOR and Martha ARMS 27 June 1743, Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield)
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 webimage/ countrys/ asia/ russia/ rutimeln.htm -

1758 Birth of Child
William TAYLOR was born 27 January 1758, Buckland, Massachusetts, USA
USA 1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act
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USA 1765 - November - The British government issues the Stamp Act.
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USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre
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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 - June 1, 1774

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 - April 20, 1775

USA 1775 - May 10 - American Revolution began; Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold took Fort Ticonderoga.
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USA May 1775 - Second Continental Congress - Philadelphia - plans to form an army.
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USA 1775 - June 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill
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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
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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. 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
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28 December 1788
Charlemont, Massachusetts, USA

Othniel is buried at: Old Cemetery Charlemont Franklin County Massachusetts, USA

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