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Peter Delvee

Male 1744 - 1807  (63 years)


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  • Name Peter Delvee 
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    Born 1744  Holland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    History 1753  [1
    As a small boy, he accompanied his parents and younger brother to the New World. On the voyage, his mother died, not an uncommon occurrence in those days. Upon reaching this shore, his father soon died leaving Peter and his brother orphans. Peter was placed with a family in Oxford, Mass. His brother was also placed, but here he disappears into history. To date, no trace of him has been found. 
    History 1767  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    The Spring after his marriage, he went to Warwick, Massachusetts and purchased a tract of land. There he build a house and started a farm. In the fall of 1767, he returned to Oxford, to get his wife and their new baby daughter, Bathsheba. The farm was a prosperous one of over 280 acres. 
    Military 1777  [1, 3
    Peter served in the Revolution in the company of Capt. Agrippa Wells, Col. Samuel Brewers's regiment. Peter served for three months at Fort Ticonderoga starting 1 September 1777. He mustered out of the army at Deerfield on 10 December 1777. 
    Died 23 Feb 1807  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Warwick Cemetery, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Mr. Peter Delvee
      23 Feb. 1807
      in his 63 yr
      Each one who walks the solemn road
      behold my body here
      prepare to stand before your God
      and see my spirit there
    Person ID I185  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2018 

    Father Jonathan Delvee 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F226  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Town,   b. 2 Nov 1744, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1824, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Marriage Intentions 7 Jun 1766  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Married 10 Jul 1766  Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Bathsheba Delvee,   b. 14 Nov 1766, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Lucy Delvee,   b. 8 Oct 1768, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +3. Jonathan Delvey,   b. 21 Aug 1770, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1850, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     4. Polly Delvee,   b. 4 May 1773, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1851, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     5. Hannah Delvee,   b. 6 Apr 1776, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1805, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [Birth]
     6. Abigail Delvee,   b. 22 Jun 1780, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     7. Samuel Town Delvee,   b. 18 May 1782, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Intentions - 7 Jun 1766 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Jul 1766 - Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - The Spring after his marriage, he went to Warwick, Massachusetts and purchased a tract of land. There he build a house and started a farm. In the fall of 1767, he returned to Oxford, to get his wife and their new baby daughter, Bathsheba. The farm was a prosperous one of over 280 acres. - 1767 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Feb 1807 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Warwick Cemetery, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S487] Whitney, Anna E. Delva. The Name "Delvar", (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1968).

    2. [S460] Fiske, Arthur D. Cemetery Records of Orange, Franklin Co., Mass., (Seattle, Washington: Seattle Genealogical Society, 1963).

    3. [S1109] Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, (Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company, 1898).

    4. [S489] Amidon, Ryan M. Warwick Cemetery, Franklin County, Massachusetts, Rt. 78., (Gardner, Massachusetts: manuscript, 2001).

    5. [S661] Daniels, George F. History of the Town of Oxford, Massachusetts, (Oxford, Massachusetts: by the author, 1892).