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Levi Hayes, Connecticut Troops
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member FamilyTrees
N 40° 03.946 W 082° 31.208
17T E 370363 N 4436163
Quick Description: Old Colony Burying Ground, Granville, Ohio
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 9/28/2007 2:35:18 PM
Waymark Code: WM29PW
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 58

Long Description:
According to Levi Hayes' Revolutionary War pension file (S4328):
Levi Hayes was a member of Capt. Benjamin Mills' company, Colonel Bazaleel Buzbee's regiment of the Connecticut state troops. He enlisted for nine months "about the last of March or first of April 1780" and served his time out.

He states that he was born in Simsbery, Connecticut in April 1764. When called into service he was living in Simsbery "now called Granby" and lived there until 1805 when he moved to Worthington, Franklin County, and then to Granville, Licking County, Ohio in 1806. [Note that this differs from his tombstone.]

He was awarded a penion of $33 per annum.
Location type: Single Grave

Date of Birth: 1764

Date of Death: 1847

Cause of death: Died Later

Grave Marker Text:
Text from stone: Levi Hayes, born in Granby, Connecticut April 1, 1764, removed to Granville, Ohio in 1805 and here he located his family, died Oct 8, 1847 in the 84 year of his age.

Ranks: Not listed

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