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Capt John Fassett, Sr
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1720
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 12, 1794
Bennington County
Vermont, USA

Married Mary Woolley 14 May 1741 at Concord, Middlesex county, Massachusetts.

John was one of the earliest settlers of Bennington, Vermont, and its first military commander. He was owner of an inn, and captain of the town's first militia company in 1764. In 1778 he was a member of the first General Assembly of Vermont. He was a deacon and first clerk of the church. 
Family links: 
  Josiah Fassett (1687 - 1741)
  Mary Woolley Fassett (1720 - 1782)*
  John Fassett (1743 - 1803)*
  Jonathan Fassett (1745 - 1825)*
  Nathan Fassett (1749 - 1821)*
  Amos Fassett (1752 - 1810)*
  Hannah Fassett House (1761 - 1826)*
  John Fassett (1720 - 1794)
  Asa Fassett (1752 - 1823)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Bennington Cemetery
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
Maintained by: Maggie
Originally Created by: Ancestry Seeker
Record added: Oct 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22440078
Capt John Fassett, Sr
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