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Capt Joseph Ely
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1718
West Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 31, 1803
West Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Captain Joseph, was born March 30, 1718, in West Springfield, now Holyoke, Massachusetts, and he died on the 31st of May, 1803. He married on February 3, 1749, Mary, daughter of John and Abigail (Bagg) Day. Mary was born at West Springfield, August 7, 1726, and died April 22, 1771. Joseph Ely was one of a company of rangers under Captain Phineas Stevens who during the French and Indian war in April, 1747, successfully resisted an attack on the fort at Charlestown, New Hampshire, receiving a wound in his forehead.

Family links: 
  Mary DAY Ely (1727 - 1771)
  Benjamin Ely (1730 - 1802)*
  Jane Ely Ludington (1753 - 1818)*
  Enoch Ely (1754 - 1843)*
  Joseph Ely (1756 - 1850)*
  Jube Ely (1761 - 1843)*
  Russel Ely (1765 - 1841)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Revolutionary War Soldier
Forestdale Cemetery West
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Maintained by: Marylee Tuttle
Originally Created by: carol smith
Record added: Sep 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59228607
Capt Joseph Ely
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