Captain John Zachariah Tiffany, RW[1]

Male 1747 - 1825  (77 years)


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  • Name John Zachariah Tiffany 
    Prefix Captain 
    Suffix RW 
    Born 16 Oct 1747  Attleboro, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1825  Mt. Pleasant, Wayne, PA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2601  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2008 

    Father John Tiffany, RW,   b. 1 Sep 1710, Attleboro, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1788, Attleboro, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Deliverance Parmenter,   b. 1715, Attleboro, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1796, Attleboro, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 26 May 1737  Attleboro, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Clapp,   b. 1759, Mansfield, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1839, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 28 Mar 1782  Mansfield, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Leonard Tiffany,   b. 10 Apr 1786, Mt Pleasant, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1880, Susquehanna Co, Pa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Shown as Sargent, MA in DAR Patriot Index - Centennial Edition, 1994.
      Tiffany, John (Conn). Sergeant of Burrall's Continental Regiment, January, 1776; Ensign 19 t h September, 1776; Ensign 1st Connecticut, 1st January, 1777; 2d Lieutenant, 31st December , 1777; 1st Lieutenant, 6th February, 1778; Captain-Lieutenant, 21s t August, 1780; transferr ed to 4th Connecticut, 1st January, 1781; resigned 23d October, 1781.

      Alphabetical List of Officers of the Continental Army
      Fifteenth Virginia page 543
      Tiffany, John (Conn). Sergeant of Burrall's Continental Regiment, January, 1776; Ensign 19 t h September, 1776; Ensign 1st Connecticut, 1st January, 1777; 2d Lieutenant, 31st December , 1777; 1st Lieutenant, 6t h February, 1778; Captain-Lieutenant, 21st August, 1780; transfer red to 4th Connecticut, 1st January, 1781; resigned 23d October, 1781

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Imported GEDCOM file.