Lieut. Ebenezer Avery, Veteran of the American Revolution. He fell at Fort Griswold in a battle with the British.
He was christened on 25 Mar 1733 in First Church of Groton.
He married Phebe Denison on Jun 11,1761 at Groton,CT. She later married Jonathan Fish.
Children: Ebenezer Avery III, Lucy Avery Morgan(mother of Elias Morgan), Elizabeth Avery Miner, Hezekiah Avery, Henry Avery, and Cyrus Avery.
In memory of Lieu Ebenezer Avery, who fell gloriously in defence of Fort Griswould and American Freedom Sept 6th 1781 in y 49th year of his age "Exhibiting a noble specimen of military valour and patriotic virtue"
Phebe Denison Fish
1741–1818 (m. 1761)
Hannah Avery Packer
Lucy Avery Colfax
Mary Avery Billings
Catharine Avery Denison
Deborah Latham Avery Avery
Rachel Avery Eldredge