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William Webster (abt. 1740 - 1808)

William Webster
Born about in Falmouth, York, Province of Maine, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Husband of — married 24 Dec 1769 in Gray, Mainemap
Died at about age 68 in Gray, Cumberland, District of Maine, United Statesmap
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Biography

1776 Project
2nd Lieutenant William Webster served with 4th Regiment, Cumberland County Militia, Massachusetts Militia during the American Revolution.
Daughters of the American Revolution
William Webster is a DAR Patriot Ancestor, A121388.
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William Webster is an NSSAR Patriot Ancestor.
NSSAR Ancestor #: P-315537
Rank: Captain

William Webster was born about 1740 in Province of Maine, son of James Webster (abt. 1700–1765) and Isabella Unknown (abt. 1700– ).

William Webster was born about 1740, Province of Maine and passed away 19 December 1808, Gray, Maine. He married Jane Little, 24 December 1769, Gray, Maine. He was the father of four known sons. His memorial page on FindAGrave, tells us he moved to Gray where he was Captain of Militia and on the first Board of Selectmen of the town. He was laid to rest at Gray Village Cemetery, Gray, Cumberland County, Maine.

Siblings

Marriage

William (28) married Jane Little (29) (born about 1739) on December 24, 1769 in Gray, Maine.

Children

Death

William died on December 19, 1808 in Gray, Maine, aged 67. He was buried in Veterans Cemetery.[1] [2]

Sources

  1. "Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records, 1676-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KXQ8-728 : 4 December 2014), William Webster, 19 Dec 1808; citing Death, Gray, Maine, United States, State Archives, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,001,838.
  2. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 18 November 2017), memorial page for Capt William Webster (unknown–19 Dec 1808), Find A Grave Memorial no. 116230027, citing Gray Village Cemetery, Gray, Cumberland County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Debi C (contributor 46830109) Find A Grave: Memorial #116230027
  • "Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records, 1676-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KXQ8-728 : 4 December 2014), William Webster, 19 Dec 1808; citing Death, Gray, Maine, United States, State Archives, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,001,838.
  • Massachusetts. 1896-1908. Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War : A Compilation from the Archives. Boston: Wright and Potter Print. Co. State Printers Volume 16, Page 782
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 18 November 2017), memorial page for Capt William Webster (unknown–19 Dec 1808), Find A Grave Memorial no. 116230027, citing Gray Village Cemetery, Gray, Cumberland County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Debi C (contributor 46830109) . Find A Grave: Memorial #116230027




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