Benoni Gleason

(c 1760-1819)
FatherJacob Gleason (say 1740-)
MotherRuth Sacket (1741-1813)
Benoni Gleason, son of Jacob Gleason and Ruth Sacket, was born in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, MassachusettsG, in about 1760.1,2 He died aged 59 in Benson, Rutland County, VermontG, on 29 August 1819 and was buried at Old Benson CemeteryG.3,4 He married in PittsfieldG Lucy Hubbard, daughter of Captain James Hubbard and Martha Livermore.4 Lucy was born in PittsfieldG on 3 November 1766.4 She died aged 63 in BensonG on 6 February 1830 and was buried at Old Benson CemeteryG.4
     Benoni served in the American Revolutionary War in Captain William Ford's company of Pittsfield. He was present at the surrender of British General Cornwallis at Yorktown in 1781.1
Benoni Gleason) (1761–1819), Old Benson Cemetery, Rutland County, Vermont
(Src: Find A Grave, Janet Muff)

Children of Benoni Gleason and Lucy Hubbard

Sackett line5th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder
Appears inSacketts in the Military
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Sackett Family Association descendants
Rebecca Henry.

 Notes & Citations

  1. "History of Rutland County, Vermont", digital image, Ancestry.com.
  2. Date of birth based on age at death.
  3. "Vermont Vital Records, 1720–1908", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Benoni Gleason, d. 29 Aug 1819, aged 59, bur. Old Cemetery, wife Lucy Gleason, ms copy 23 Dec 1919 attested by Benson Town Clerk."
  4. Website Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com).
Generation.Tree6N.3a
Last Edited22 July 2016
 

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