Israel Sheldon

M, b. circa 1760, d. 11 May 1829
     Israel Sheldon was born circa 1760 at USA.1

     Israel Sheldon married Mary (?) on 15 April 1782 at Danby, Rutland, Vermont, USA.2,3
     Israel Sheldon died on 11 May 1829 at Chittenden, Vermont, USA.4

Locations

Milit-Beg1776Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA, in the Massachusetts Militia company commanded by Captain Scott5,6
Milit-Svc5 April 1777in the company commanded by Capt. Thomas Perchard in the 3rd Massachusetts Regiment [of] Colonel John Grayton [also spelled Greaton]5
Milit-End5 April 1789Peekskill, Westchester, New York, USA, as a private, after serving in the Battle of Long Island and being captured during the battle of Fort Washington and confined on a prison ship at New York. He was in the battle of Bemas Heights at Saratoga and was in the taking of General Burgoyne's army5
Census2 August 1790Charlotte, Chittenden, Vermont, USA7
Census4 August 1800Shelburne, Chittenden, Vermont, USA8
Census6 August 1810Charlotte, Chittenden, Vermont, USA9
Census7 August 1820Charlotte, Chittenden, Vermont, USA1

Children of Israel Sheldon and Mary (?)

Reference IDs

00100.0*2.0:2
Unique ID=SHELD-41210
Last Edited=3 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S604] 1820 US Census, Vermont, Chittenden Co., Chittenden Co., Roll M33_127, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Israel Sheldon, Charlotte, Roll M33_127, p. 515 (image 8/9), image number 120.
  2. [S1018] Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files; M804 (Washington DC: National Archives and Records Administration), 731, Israel Shelden, pension no. W26460, page 10, "...that the said Israel Sheldon enlisted into the Massachusetts continental line in the service of the United States some four or five years prior to her marriage to him...", page 11 "She further declares that she was married to the said Israel Sheldon on the 15th day of April, A. D. 1782 at Danby in the state of Vermont, by Thomas Rowlee, a Justice of the Peace in the County of Rutland...". Her own signature is attached.
  3. [S387] Alma Stewart and Betty Stewart, "Family File, Henden", online n.p., Henden Family File (Eugene, Oregon), downloaded 1999.
  4. [S1018] Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files; M804 (Washington DC: National Archives and Records Administration), 731, Israel Shelden, pension no. W26460.
  5. [S1018] Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files; M804 (Washington DC: National Archives and Records Administration), 731, Israel Shelden, pension no. W26460, page 8.
  6. [S607] Anonymous, History of Chittenden County, Vermont : with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., 1886), p. 547. Hereinafter cited as History of Chittenden County, Vermont.
  7. [S606] 1790 US Census, Vermont, Chittenden Co., http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5058, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Israel Sheldon, Charlotte, Roll M637_12, p. 23, image 0119 (image 1/1.)
  8. [S605] 1800 US Census, Vermont, Chittendon Co., Roll: 51, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Israel Sheldon, Shelburn, Roll M32_51, p. 308 (image 169) (image 1/5.)
  9. [S608] 1810 US Census, Vermont, Chittenden Co., http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7613, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Israel Sheldon, Charlotte, Roll M252_64, p. 217A, image 400 (image 9/10.)