Ames, John, Pvt

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RW-03-Revolutionary War Infantryman
Primary Unit
1776-1779, RW-03, MARDET Ship Unidentified
Service Years
1776 - 1780


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Home Town
New Londom
Last Address
New York

Date of Passing
Oct 11, 1844
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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Upon his discharge in 1780, Pvt Ames left Connecticut and settled in Plymouth, New York with his family.  Ames worked as farmer for the rest of his life.  He was placed on the military pension rolls in 1818.  His pension allowance was $96.00/year.
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Pvt. Ames enlisted on-board the USS Confederacy at New London, Connecticut in 1776.  He served aboard the ship until 1779, when he joined Capt. Hardy's Marines.  He was Honorably discharged in Philadelphia in1780.
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MARDET (Afloat)
  1776-1779, RW-03, MARDET Ship Unidentified
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  1776-1780 American Revolutionary War
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