Served in the Continental Army during the Revolution. Marched on the alarm at Lexington on April 19, 1775, service of 7 days.
Enlisted in Brimfield, Mass in March 1777, serving until April 11, 1777 as a corporal.
in Capt. Reuben Munn's company, Col. David Leonard's regiment, Massachusetts line. Company detached to reinforce army at Ticonderoga.
Married Beulah Fisk in 1780 in Sturbridge, Mass, 8 children of the marriage: Nathan, Pardon, Henry, Lorenzo, Lorinda, Beulah, Polly, Lucretia
Relocated in 1796 to Calais, VT, from Lebanon, CT according to the Vermont History.