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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag  Moses  GROSVENOR

  (b. 15 August 1741Pomfret, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 16 March 1811Carlisle, New York, USA )  
Summary: Moses GROSVENOR was born 15 August 1741 in Pomfret, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Moses GROSVENOR was the child of Caleb GROSVENOR and Sarah CARPENTER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Ebenezer GROSVENOR and Anna MARCY (maternal)  Eliphalet CARPENTER and Rebecca GARDNER

He married  Dorcas SHARP 10 January 1765 in Pomfret, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Dorcas SHARP  was born 20 January 1738 in Pomfret, Connecticut, USA .  She died 11 April 1821 in Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners) .  She was the daughter of John SHARP and Dorcas DAVIS.

Moses GROSVENOR died 16 March 1811 in Carlisle, New York, USA .
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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

Did You Know? America - Did you know? January 1, 1892 - Ellis Island becomes chief immigration station of the U.S.
Pomfret, Connecticut, USA - The Meadows
Pomfret, Connecticut, USA
The Meadows

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Pomfret, Connecticut, USA - Christ Episcopal Church, Pomfret, Conn.
Pomfret, Connecticut, USA
Christ Episcopal Church, Pomfret, Conn.
Pomfret, Connecticut, USA - Pomfret School, Pomfret, Conn.
Pomfret, Connecticut, USA
Pomfret School, Pomfret, Conn.

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Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners) - Wessell's Hotel
Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners)
Wessell's Hotel
Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners) - Grammar School
Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners)
Grammar School
Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners) - Scenic View Cabins
Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners)
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Moses GROSVENOR married flag Dorcas SHARP-- Date: 10 January 1765 Place: Pomfret, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Dorcas SHARP was the daughter of John SHARP and Dorcas DAVIS

David Ripley, Pastor

flag Amasa GROSVENOR (b.27 December 1776, Pomfret, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 4 February 1843, Carlisle, New York, USA )

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Moses GROSVENOR - Grave
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15 August 1741
Pomfret, Connecticut, USA

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 -

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.
World History, Part Two, Arco Publishing, Inc., New York, 1980 -

1765 Marriage / Partner
Moses GROSVENOR and Dorcas SHARP 10 January 1765, Pomfret, Connecticut, USA
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...

USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre
Tensions between the American colonists and the British were already running high in the early spring of 1770. Late in the afternoon, on March 5, a crowd of jeering Bostonians slinging snowballs...Read MORE...

USA 1773 - December 16 - Boston Tea Party
Angry and frustrated at a new tax on tea, American colonists calling themselves the Sons of Liberty and disguised as Mohawk Native Americans boarded three British ships (the Dartmouth, the Eleanor,...Read MORE...

USA 1774 - March - The Coercive Acts (called Intolerable Acts by Americans)
The Intolerable Acts was the American Patriots' name for a series of punitive laws passed by the...Read MORE...

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
The First Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates from twelve of the thirteen colonies that ...Read MORE...

USA 1775 - April 18 - Paul Revere's famous ride
In 1774 and the Spring of 1775 Paul Revere was employed by the Boston Committee of Correspondence and the Massachusetts Committee of Safety as an express rider to carry news, messages, and copies of...Read MORE...

USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.
The Battles of Lexington and Concord, fought on April 19, 1775, kicked off the American Revolutionary War (1775-83). Tensions had been building for many years between residents of the 13 American...Read MORE...

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.
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
On June 17, 1775, early in the Revolutionary War (1775-83), the British defeated the Americans at...Read MORE...

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.

The declaration of Independence was this day proclaimed here, together with the new constitution of late, established, and the resolve of the Provincial Congress for continuing...Read MORE...

USA 1776 - September 9 - Congress renames the nation “United States of America”
On this day in 1776, the Continental Congress formally declares the name of the new nation to be...Read MORE...

USA 1776 - December 26 - Washington crosses the Delaware
Famous American victory that began with "Washington Crossing the Delaware." Actually, the whole...Read MORE...

1776 Birth of Child
Amasa GROSVENOR was born 27 December 1776, Pomfret, Connecticut, USA
USA 1777 - November 15 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted
On November 15, 1777, the second Continental Congress adopted the Articles of Confederation and...Read MORE...

USA December 1777 - June 1778 - The winter at Valley Forge
This Pennsylvania encampment was occupied by the American army from December 1777 to June 1778. The ...Read MORE...

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
America declared its independence in 1776, but it took another five years to win freedom from the...Read MORE...

USA 1784 - January 14 - The Continental Congress Ratified the Treaty of Paris Ending the Revolutionary War
On September 3, 1783, more than a year after the last shots were fired, a peace treaty was drawn up ...Read MORE...

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
On July 16, 1790, Congress declared the city of Washington in the District of Columbia, the...Read MORE...

USA 1791 - December 15 - The Bill of Rights takes effect
The Bill of Rights is the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, confirming the fundamental rights of American citizens. The First Amendment guarantees freedom of religion, speech, and the...Read MORE...

USA 1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ nytimeln.htm -

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

World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered

World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

USA 1803 - October 20 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain.
Senate Ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty

In the 1800s, in the United States, pioneers and...

USA 1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast - May 14, 1804

USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific
Nov. 7, 1805 - Camped opposite Pillar Rock, between Brookfield and Dahlia, Washington, west of Jim Crow Point. "Great joy in camp we are in view of the Ocian this great Pacific Ocean which we been so ...Read MORE...

World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
"The fourth Peace of Pressburg (also known as the Treaty of Pressburg; German: Preßburger Frieden;...Read MORE...

News The town of Carlisle was established in 1807 from the towns of Cobleskill and Sharon. -

16 March 1811
Carlisle, New York, USA (Grosvenor Corners)

Moses is buried at: Grosvenors Corners Cemetery Carlisle Schoharie County New York, USA
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