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John Eells
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1760
Death: Jul. 14, 1839

EELLS, JOHN
PVT US ARMY
REVOLUTIONARY WAR
DATE OF BIRTH: 06/21/1760
DATE OF DEATH: 07/14/1839
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From Dr B (#46872215):
WBaran@prodigy.net

From MA. Soldiers and Sailors in the Rev., Vol 5 pg 248.

Lanesborough, Berkshire Co. MA MA, John Eells, aged 17 years, stature 5 ft 3 in. complexion dark. Enlistment, private, Capt. Ebenezar Newell's Co., Col. Symonds Reg. service 21 days. Company marched from Lanesborough, Berkshire Co. MA to Manchester, July 9, 1777 on alarm. Same company marched from Lanesborough, Berkshire Co. MA to Neloomscuyk, August 14, 1777.

An alarm also, Lt. Joseph Farnum's Company, Col. Benj. Symonds reg. enlisted Sept. 5, 1777. Discharged Sept. 30, 1777. Service 26 days. Company marched from Lanesborough, Berkshire Co. MA to Pawlet: Also, list of men mustered by Truman Wheeler, Muster Master for Berkshire Co. dated Great Barrington, June 5, 1776, residence Laneboro; term 9 months.

Known as "Muddy Lane John" which distinguished him from his nephew.
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Burial:
Peru Cemetery
Peru
Clinton County
New York, USA
 
Created by: CKHardesty
Record added: Oct 17, 2009
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John Eells
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