NameLt. Elisha Bascom479
Birth4 Feb 1738, Southampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts478
Death18 Sep 1776, Ticonderoga, New York478 Age: 38
OccupationFarmer, soldier
FatherJonathan Bascom (1706-1781)
MotherMindwell King (1704-1794)
Spouses
Birth1738, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Death15 Mar 1810, Southampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts478 Age: 72
FatherIsrael Sheldon (1715-1791)
MotherNaomi Warner (1719-)
Marriage10 Apr 1762, Southampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts478
Marr MemoDate published
ChildrenIrena (1763-1836)
 King (1765-1827)
 Elisha (1769-1840)
 Lucy (1771-1846)
 Asenath (1773-)
 Naomi (1775-1828)
Notes for Lt. Elisha Bascom
He enlisted as a lieutenant in the Revolution from Southampton. He died in service at Ticonderoga, New York.
Military
"BASCOM, ELISHA. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Joseph Lyman's co., Col. J. Ward's regt.; list of officers of Mass. militia; commissioned Jan. 29, 1776.

BASCOM, ELISHA. 2d Lieutenant, Capt. Lemuel Pomeroy's 7th (1st Southampton) co., 2d Hampshire Co. regt.; list of officers of Mass. militia; commissioned April 5, 1776."497
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