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MOULTON Josiah

Male 1739 - Yes, date unknownDeceased


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  • Name  MOULTON Josiah 
    Born  31 Oct 1739  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Military  Revolutionary War  [2
    Occupation  blacksmith  [2
    Died  Yes, date unknown 
    Cause: Gunshot Wound 
    Person ID  I14705  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 

    Father  MOULTON John,   b. 1 Oct 1698,   d. Abt 8 Dec 1755  Age: 57 years 
    Mother  KILHAM Hannah,   b. 22 Mar 1695/96, Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  28 Jan 1728/29 
    Family ID  F2282  Group Sheet

    Family  TARBOX Rebecca,   b. 20 Sep 1739,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  Y  [3
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F5215  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • (Medical):Josiah was shot just outside of Salem Harbor during the Revolutionary War during an engagement between the ship he was on and a British frigate. A ball struck a jackknife in his pea-jacket pocket and drove it into his side. He died as he landed on the wharf in Salem. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] A History of the Moulton Family, Eben Hobson Moulton and Henry A. Moulton, (Stuart, IA: W.P Moulton and Children, 1905.), 10. (Reliability: 3), 27 Mar 2010.

    2. [S57] A History of the Moulton Family, Eben Hobson Moulton and Henry A. Moulton, (Stuart, IA: W.P Moulton and Children, 1905.), 25. (Reliability: 3), 27 Mar 2010.

    3. [S57] A History of the Moulton Family, Eben Hobson Moulton and Henry A. Moulton, (Stuart, IA: W.P Moulton and Children, 1905.), 11. (Reliability: 3), 27 Mar 2010.