|Birth: ||Dec. 22, 1699|
Henry Cleaveland was born on 22 December 1699 at Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Colony. He was the son of Josiah Cleaveland and Mary Bates. He married Lucy Fitch, daughter of James Fitch and Alice Bradford, on 19 March 1718/19 at Canterbury, Windham County, Connecticut Colony.2,3 Henry died during 1770 in Mansfield, Tolland County, Connecticut.
Henry lived first in Canterbury. He was established as an Ensign in 1739 and commissioned 1st Lt. in 1745. In 1746 was appointed to a regiment for an expedition against Louisburg (Nova Scotia) in the Old French War. About this time he moved to Mansfield, being admitted to the church there in 1747 and withdrawing in 1762. In all he had four sons and one daughter. One son, Jabez, was reportedly killed in the battle of Bunker Hill.
Lucy Fitch Cleaveland (1698 - ____)*
William Cleaveland (1719 - 1790)*
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Record added: Aug 30, 2010
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In remembrance of my 8th great grandfather|
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