Person:Jedidiah Chesebrough (1)

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Name Jedidiah Chesebrough
Gender Male
Birth? 1738 Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
Christening? 3 Apr 1738 Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
Military[1] Drummer in Revolution
Marriage 28 Mar 1762 Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United Statesto Rebecca Slack

First son named in father's will.

  1. John Swan, in United States. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files. (Washington D.C.), page 48.

    A Payroll of Capt Eleazer Prentice Company in Col McClallan Reg
    of militia State of Connecticut

    Name: Jedidiah Chesebrough
    Rank: Drummer
    Time when Joined: Sep 21?
    Time of Departure: Nov 24
    ...service...: 2 mo
    Wages per month: L2 4 0
    Amount of wages: L4 8 0
    No of Officer's Extra Rations: 60
    Amount of extra rations: L2 0 0
    No of ???? from camp: 15
    Amount of mileage: L0 2 6
    Total amount: L4 2 6

  2.   Jedidiah Chesebrough, in American Genealogical - Biographical Index. (Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States|Middletown, Connecticut: Godfrey Memorial Library), Vol 28 page 119.

    "Genealogy of des. of Will. Chesebrough, founder of Stonington, Ct. By Anna Chesebrough Wildey. New York, 1903. (686p.):558"

  3.   pg 587 of scanned, pg # 558 in orig, in Wildey, Anna Chesebrough. Genealogy of the descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Mass. (New York: T.A. Wright, 1903).

    Will of Capt Nathan Chesebrough Nov 31, 1781
    Will proved June 3, 1782 Stonington, Conn
    witnesses ... Jedidiah Chesebrough