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Capt Solomon Rand
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1750
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1827
Rindge
Cheshire County
New Hampshire, USA

Minuteman, Revolutionary Soldier

Solomon Rand was born March 5, 1750 in Shrewsbury, MA, the son of Solomon and Deborah (Dodge) Rand. Solomon was a brother of Daniel and Ezekiel Rand that also settled in Rindge, NH. He married, June 22, 1774, Sarah "Sally" Adams of Grafton, MA. They came to Rindge previous to the Revolution. Solomon and Sally had nine children. He was a selectman in 1782. In the Revolution he was a member of Capt. Nathan Hale's company in 1775, in 1776 he was a signatory of the "Association Test" in Rindge, and he was in Col. Nahum Baldwin's regiment, in 1777 he was in Col. Daniel Moore's regiment, in 1778 he was in Col. Enoch Hale's regiment. after the war he was a captain of the militia. Sally died February 18, 1815. Solomon died April 27, 1827, aged 77 years.

Children

Sally, b. Apr. 8, 1776
Debby, b. Jan. 17, 1778
Elizabeth, b. Feb. 6, 1781
Polly, b. __, d. Jun. 20, 1786
Lucy, b. July 24, 1785
Leonard, b. Mar. 15, 1788
Polly, b. Mar. 14, 1790
Andrew, b. Aug. 4, 1792, d. Mar. 19, 1793
Solomon, b. 1797, d. Mar. 10, 1797 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Adams Rand (1754 - 1815)*
 
 Children:
  Polly Rand (1783 - 1786)*
  Leonard Rand (1788 - 1816)*
  Andrew Rand (1792 - 1793)*
  Solomon Rand (1797 - 1797)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Meeting House Cemetery
Rindge
Cheshire County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Created by: CapnKen
Record added: Apr 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88439489
Capt Solomon Rand
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Capt Solomon Rand
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 Added: Apr. 13, 2012
 
 
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