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    Capt. Benjamin Frothingham

    Male 1734 - 1809  (75 years)


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    • Name Benjamin Frothingham 
      Title Capt. 
      Born 06 Apr 1734  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
      Gender Male 
      Milit-Beg Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      • Revolutionary War
      Occupation Cabinet-Maker 
      Died 19 Aug 1809  Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Notes 
      • Served all through the war of the revolution as captain of artillery. Name on record at DAR headquarters. He is from Charleston, MA Capt of artillary at Germantown. Member pf the society of Cincinnati. Served in Richard Gridley's Artillery Co. in 1756.

        The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 42
        page 56
        Miss Mabel Frothingham Main.
        DAR ID Number: 41135
        Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts.
        Descendant of Major Benjamin Frothingham, of Massachusetts.
        Daughter of Dr. Edwin Eaton (adopted by Herschel Main in 1876), and Charlotte Emerson Bradbury, his wife.
        Granddaughter of William S. Bradbury and Elizabeth Emerson, his wife.
        Gr.-granddaughter of Rev. Daniel Emerson and Esther Frothingham, his wife.
        Gr.-gr.-granddaughter of Benjamin Frothingham and Mary Deland, his wife.
        Benjamin Frothingham, (1734-1809), was captain of Third Continental Artillery at Germantown, where he was wounded. He served to the close of the war and was a member of the Society of the Cincinnati. He was born in Boston; died in Charlestown, Mass.
        Also Nos. 1398, 2533, 4974.
      Person ID I63  My Family Tree
      Last Modified 16 Oct 2010 

      Father Benjamin Frothingham,   b. 06 Apr 1708, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1765  (Age 57 years) 
      Mother Mary Edmands 
      Married 12 Jul 1733  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Mary Deland,   b. 03 Oct 1740, Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Married May 1762 
      Children 
      +1. Esther Frothingham,   b. 1770, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1849, Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
      Last Modified 20 Sep 2018 
      Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Event Map
      Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Apr 1734 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsMilit-Beg - - Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Aug 1809 - Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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    • Sources 
      1. [S68] DAR Files.

      2. [S22] Frothingham Genalogy, T. B. Wyman, (T R Marvin & Sons).