|Birth: ||Jul. 25, 1741|
|Death: ||Jul. 22, 1801|
Granville Vital Records Jul 22, 1801, in 58th yr GR1 (Lt July 21, 1800,a 59, PR6
Lt. Lemuel Bancroft was b. 25 July 1741.
Married 17 Oct 1767.
In the Revolutionary Lexington Alarm, a Company numbering 60 men under Capt. Lebeus Ball, 1st Lt. Lemuel Bancroft, from Southwick: Col. Timothy F. Danielsons Regt. (Holland's Hist. Western Mass.) Other details of the enlistment in Mass. Soldiers and Sailors in the Rev. published by the State of Mass. Lemuel was a farmer, yet took keen interest in all the stirring events of the times. He married Oct. 15 1767, Comfort Munson, a twin, born Nov. 22 1748 (or August of 1747), daughter of Ephriam & Comfort (Curits) Munson of Granville, Mass. See Munson Geneology. She was the Administrator upon her husband's Estate and Guardian for four minor children in 1801 (after her husband, Samuel's death July 23, 1800.)
Her monther, Comfort Curtis was wife of Ephriam Munson. 13 Children Born at Granville (or some believe may have previously been called
Southwick) Mass. Lemuel marched to Bennington on an alarm, in Capt.
Cooley's Co., Col John Mosely's Regt., in 1777, and on the first Tuesday in April, 1782 was a delegate to the Convention held at Hadley, Mass.
Holland's Hist., W. Mass., pg. 58 Soldiers and Sailors of Mass.
Munson's Genealogy. (White Coat of Arms)
============================= LEMUEL BANCROFT Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, 17 Vols. Bancroftehl, Lemuelehl, Granville.1st Lieutenant, Capt. Lebbeus Ball's co., which marched April 20,... American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI)
U.S. Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 Massachusetts Town Birth Records
Samuel Bancroft (1711 - 1788)
Sarah White Bancroft (1718 - 1802)
Comfort Crittenden Bancroft (____ - 1824)*
Comfort Bancroft (____ - 1773)*
Anna Bancroft (____ - 1791)*
Nathaniel Bancroft (1768 - 1828)*
Statira Bancroft (1776 - 1776)*
Melinda Bancroft Dickinson (1784 - 1866)*
Samuel Bancroft (1737 - 1820)*
Lemuel Bancroft (1741 - 1801)
Sabra Bancroft Cooley (1746 - 1813)*
John Bancroft (1750 - 1836)*
Ruth Bancroft Strickland (1756 - 1813)*
In memory of LT LEMUEL BANCROFT who died 22nd July 1801 in the 59th year of his age
Note: 23rd row. Brownstone
Main Road Cemetery
Created by: M Cooley
Record added: Jun 18, 2011
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