Reuben Scofield

Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 3 May 1835 (aged 92)
Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 14862769 · View Source
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‘Genealogy of The Ayres Family of Fairfield County, Conn. compiled by James Noyes States, New Haven Connecticut, 1916., pg 12.
“Reuben Scofield, b 1742, d 1835, age 93. Was Sargeant, July 6, 1775; Capt., July 9, 1777, in a battalion for the defense of the Sea Coast. Served as Captain for several years, received capts. pension. Hunt History of Stamford, p 24 2.”

Reuben was the son of Reuben Scofield, Sr. and Abigail Holly, his wife. Reuben Sr. died on 1 July 1756, when his son, Reuben, was only 14. Miles Scofield, Reuben Sr.'s brother, was made the guardian of fourteen year old Reuben on 5 April 1757.

North Stamford Cemetery Records:
Scofield, Reuben, Esq., died May 3, 1835, age 92 yrs. 6 mos. War of the Revolution. Son of Reuben and Abigail Holly Scofield.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 14862769
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Reuben Scofield (23 Oct 1742–3 May 1835), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14862769, citing North Stamford Cemetery, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Candee (contributor 47836631) .