|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1734|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1805|
From the Milk Row Cemetery Guide, published by the Somerville Historic Preservation Commission:
"Timothy Tufts [d1805], participated in the
Revolutionary War skirmish with the British
on their return from Concord in April 1775, one of the 5 original owners of the cemetery. (tomb)"
From Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, 17 Vols.
"Tufts, Timothy, Malden.Private, Capt. Benjamin Blaney's co. of militia, which marched on the alarm of April 19, 1775, to Watertown by order of Col. Gardner; service, 1 day; also, pay roll of a company commanded by Capt. Benjamin Blaney, of Malden; service, 3 days; company marched to Point Shirley June 13, 1776, by order of Gen. Lincoln; also, 3d Corporal, Capt. John Walton's co., Col. Brooks's regt.; company return dated Oct. 31, 1776; said Tufts reported as in camp and fit for duty."
Milk Row Cemetery
Plot: Tomb No. 2
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: eobfindagrave
Record added: Jun 01, 2008
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