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Pvt Noah Porter
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Birth: May 6, 1731
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1825
Addison County
Vermont, USA

Noah served 18 months during the Revolutionary War. On February 13, 1778, he was hired for the Town of Richmond, Cheshire County, New Hampshire for 2 years. During that time, he served as a Private in the 8th Company, 1st New Hampshire Regiment of the Continental Line commanded by Colonel Joseph Cilley. He was not returned on the Rolls to January 1, 1781 for the men serving in the Regiment in 1780.

Noah moved from New Hampshire to near the depot at the village, Town of Ferrisburgh, Addison County, Vermont, in 1780. He soon after removed to road thirty-seven, where he purchased 40 acres. He first came to Ferrisburgh to hunt and trap.


(1) "Gazetteer and Business Directory of Addison County, VT., for 1881-82" by Hamilton Child, 1882, pages 103 and 107

(2) "The State of New Hampshire. Rolls of the Soldiers in the Revolutionary War, May, 1777, to 1780:" Vol. XV, by Isaac W. Hammond, 1886, pages 710 and 717

(3) "The State of New Hampshire, Rolls and Documents relating to Soldiers in the Revolutionary War." Vol. XVI, by Isaac W. Hammond, 1887, pages 197, 202-203, 518-519, and 808-809

(4) "The State of New Hampshire, Part 1. Rolls and Documents relating to Soldiers in the Revolutionary War" Vol. XVII, by Isaac W. Hammond, 1889, pages 456-457 and 467-468

(5) Mss. Vital Records, Vermont Records Center, Middlesex, Washington County, Vermont

Family links: 
  Lois Powers Porter (1742 - 1820)
  Versal Porter (1771 - 1841)*
  Lois Porter Davis (1773 - 1849)*
  Noah Wright Porter (1781 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship

Noah Porter
died July 2
in the 94 year
of his age
Porter Cemetery
Addison County
Vermont, USA
Created by: Chazmanbsr
Record added: Sep 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29713009
Pvt Noah Porter
Added by: Alan Lathrop
Pvt Noah Porter
Added by: Alan Lathrop
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