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American Revolutionary War Soldier flag  Daniel  DAVIS

  (b. 1 February 1719Roxbury, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. 24 June 1786Thompson, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  
Summary: Daniel DAVIS was born 1 February 1719 in Roxbury, Province of Massachusetts Bay. Daniel DAVIS was the child of Samuel DAVIS and Mary CHAMBERLAIN and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John DAVIS and Mary DEVOTION (maternal)  Jacob CHAMBERLAIN and Mary CHILD

He married  Tamar TOWNE 14 January 1741 in Oxford, Province of Massachusetts Bay .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Tamar TOWNE  was born 10 February 1722 in Oxford, Massachusetts, USA .  She died 10 August 1761 in Killingly, Connecticut, USA .  She was the daughter of Jonathan TOWNE and Catherine HICKS?.

Daniel DAVIS died 24 June 1786 in Thompson, Crown Colony of Connecticut.
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Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

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

Did You Know? America - Did you know? During Alaska"s statehood celebration, Fairbanks attempted to turn the Chena River into gold, as a symbol of this source of wealth. However, through some chemical mistake, the river turned a lovely green.

The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996

Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA - Dudley Street Terminal Station, Roxbury, Mass.
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA
Dudley Street Terminal Station, Roxbury, Mass.
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA - Roxbury Crossing (1909)
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA
Roxbury Crossing (1909)
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA - The Old Monroe House. The Oldest House in Roxbury, Mass. Built 1683.
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA
The Old Monroe House. The Oldest House in...
Thompson, Connecticut, USA - The Vernon Stiles Tavern, Thompson, Conn.
Thompson, Connecticut, USA
The Vernon Stiles Tavern, Thompson,...
Thompson, Connecticut, USA - Main Street, Looking South, Thompson, Conn.
Thompson, Connecticut, USA
Main Street, Looking South, Thompson, Conn.
Thompson, Connecticut, USA - Carolyn Hall Lodge. Thompson, Conn.
Thompson, Connecticut, USA
Carolyn Hall Lodge. Thompson,...
Thompson, Connecticut, USA - M. E. Church, E. Thompson, Conn.
Thompson, Connecticut, USA
M. E. Church, E. Thompson, Conn.
Thompson, Connecticut, USA - Howe Marot Jr. College
Thompson, Connecticut, USA
Howe Marot Jr. College

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Daniel DAVIS married flag Tamar TOWNE-- Date: 14 January 1741 Place: Oxford, Province of Massachusetts Bay
Tamar TOWNE was the daughter of Jonathan TOWNE and Catherine HICKS?

flag Tamar DAVIS (b.17 October 1745, Windham, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 31 December 1771, Killingly, Crown Colony of Connecticut)

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Daniel DAVIS - Grave
Daniel DAVIS
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1 February 1719
Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA

1741 Marriage / Partner
Daniel DAVIS and Tamar TOWNE 14 January 1741, Oxford, Massachusetts, USA
1745 Birth of Child
Tamar DAVIS was born 17 October 1745, Windham, Connecticut, USA (Willimantic)
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 -

1761 Death of Spouse/Partner
Tamar TOWNE died 10 August 1761, Killingly, Connecticut, USA
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 -

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...

1771 Death of Child
Tamar DAVIS died 31 December 1771, Killingly, Connecticut, USA
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...

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...

24 June 1786
Thompson, Connecticut, USA

Daniel is buried at: West Thompson Cemetery Thompson Windham County Connecticut, USA
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