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Benjamin Damon
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1760
Reading
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1846
Amherst
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA

DIED - In this town [Amherst NH], on the 11th inst., Dea. Benjamin Damon, aged 86. A respectable citizen, a kind neighbor, a consistent christian. "Mark the perfect man and behold the upright, for the end of that man is peace." [The Farmers' Cabinet, 19 Nov 1846]

Benjamin served several enlistments in the American Revolution. See Massachusetts Soldiers & Sailors of the Revolution, Volume IV, pgs 379-380

He received a pension for his service see NARA M804 Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files Pension Number: S. 10,529
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Hosea Damon (1764 - 1840)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Damon (1783 - 1872)*
  Mary Damon Blanchard (1785 - 1842)*
  Stephen Damon (1788 - 1854)*
  Sarah Damon Swain (1791 - 1881)*
  Lucy Damon (1794 - 1877)*
  Anna Damon (1797 - 1812)*
  Rebecca Damon Batchelder (1800 - 1840)*
  Calvin Carver Damon (1803 - 1855)*
  Clarissa Harlow Damon Mann (1803 - 1836)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

In memory of / Dea. BENJ. DAMON, / who died / Nov. 11, 1846 / AEt. 86 // M. Davis, Nashville [stonecutter]
 
Burial:
Meadow View Cemetery
Amherst
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA
Plot: 2, SnowTomb Block, owner Stephen Damon
 
Created by: Jackie Marshall
Record added: Nov 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61876116
Benjamin Damon
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Benjamin Damon
Added by: Rick Weaver
 
 
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