Benedict Arnold

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Benedict Arnold

Traitor of the American Revolution


    Benedict Arnold

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    • 2nd Generation — Father of Benedict Arnold
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 28 Aug 1683 
    • Birth Location:
    • Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island 
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    • Death Date:
    • ABT 1761 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Old Norwichtown Cemetery, Norwich, New London, Connecticut 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Nov 1733 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Norwich, New London, Connecticut 
    • Notes: 
    • After the treasonous act of his son, the grave of Benedict Arnold, and that of an infant son Benedict, were removed by an outraged angry mob from the Old Norwichtown Cemetery.
  • Additional marriages for Benedict Arnold


    • Spouse:
    • Patience Coggeshall
    • Marriage Date:
    • 23 Jan 1705
    • Marriage Location:
    • Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island

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  • Sources for Benedict Arnold

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1969, Vol. 123, p. 34.
    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1879, Vol. 33, p. 436.
    • 3 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1880, Vol. 34, p. 196.
    • 7 Jacobus, Donald Lines, The Waterman Family: Vol. I, Descendants of Robert Waterman of Marshfield, Massachusetts, New Haven, Connecticut: Edgar F. Waterman (1939), 123-124, Hathi Trust Digital Library.