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Elisha Ames
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Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 27, 1845

Veteran of Revolutionary War, Dates of Service: 1776, Organization: Mass. Militia, Record--File #176, Bureau of Pensions, Wash. DC, Information given by Mrs. J. Oliver, 5/20/33.
Source: Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999

Note: In File #176 there is a statement made on 8 Aug 1820 by Elisha Ames. In it he says his wife is Elizabeth, they were married Aug 1777 and that they have 7 children living with them. They are Reuben who is 15, Mamie who is 10 on 11 April, Anna and Andrew who are 9 on 27 August, Rency who is 12 on 30 July, Hugh who is 7 on 5 November and Elisha who is 4 on 4 July.

The file also has Elisha's death date as 27 September 1845. Elizabeth's maiden name is said to be Cook. Other children mentioned are Timothy Ames, Betsy Potter, and Polly Summers. 
Forkston Cemetery
Wyoming County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Western Section
Created by: Jones
Record added: Dec 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62716523
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