Abraham Dixon served in the 12th Massachusetts Regiment (1777) during the American Revolution Service started: Unit(s): Service ended:
Abraham was born about 1756. He passed away after 1800.
Abraham enlisted as a private in Captains J. Donnel's and John Pray's companies of the Twelfth Masschusetts Continental Regiment on March 15, 1777, for three years from the town of Kittery. He was in the regiment at Valley Forge, Jan. 22 1778 and was honorably discharged March 15, 1780. He enlisted or was drafted in July 1780 for six months and served his time in the Continental Army. Discharged Feb. 1, 1781. In July 1780 he was 18 years old, 5 feet nine inches tall and of light complexion.
He married Anna Tetherly at Kittery March 1 1784; both were residents of Kittery.
↑ Ancestry.com. A Record of the Services of the Commissioned Officers and Enlisted Men of Kittery and Eliot, Maine (Indexed) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: A Record of the Services of the Commissioned Officers and Enlisted Men of Kittery and Eliot, Maine, Who Served Their Country on Land and Sea in the American Revolution, From 1775 to 1783. Boston, Massachusetts: A. Mudge & Son, Printers, 1992.
↑ 1800 United States Federal Census. Ancestry.com. Year: 1800; Census Place: Kittery, York, Maine; Series: M32; Roll: 8; Page: 810; Image: 202; Family History Library Film:
Ancestry.com. 1790 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Year: 1790; Census Place: Kittery, York, Maine; Series: M637; Roll: 2; Page: 301; Image: 176; Family History Library Film: 0568142
Original data: First Census of the United States, 1790 (NARA microfilm publication M637, 12 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
Abraham Dixon, private served in the Twelfth Massachusetts Continental Regiement in the American Revolution
Service started: Mar 15, 1777
Service ended: Feb 01, 1781
Private Abraham Dixon served in the 12th Massachusetts Regiment (1777) during the American Revolution Service started: 15 March 1777 Unit(s): Captain J. Donnel's and Captain John Pray's companies Service ended: 11 March 178
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