spouse: Elizabeth Stebbins
Spouse: Mary Griffin
spouse: Mary Marshall (1xxx-1772)
spouses: Zerviah Grant (1731-1776), Damaris Bailey (17xx-1792)
Amos Wilson: Captain of the 8th company of the 2nd (Col. Gay's) Battalion,
Wadsworth's Brigade raised Jan. 1776 to reinforce Washington at New York.
Served at the Brooklyn front just before and at the battle of Long Island
August 27th; in the retreat to N.Y. Aug 29-30, in retreat from N.Y. City
Sept 15, with main army at White Plains. Time expired Dec 25, 1776. Ref.
page 396, Record of Connecticut men in the War of the Revolution, War
of 1812 and Mexican War. Hartford 1889. Compiled by Anthony of the General
Assembly. (Book is in Lenox Library, N.Y. City)
Wilson residence Torringford, CT.
Zerviah Grant's great-great grandfather Matthew Grant also was the great-great
grandfather of General Ulysses S. Grant [see genealogical information
Wilson's children with Zerviah:
1. William (1753-1754)
2. Ruth (1754-1838)
3. Roger (1756-1xxx)
4. Roswell (1758-1758)
2nd wife Damaris Bailey
Wilson married Damaris Bailey Aug. 19, 1777.
Amos Wilson's children with Damaris:
1. Amos (1778-1xxx)
2. Roswell (17xx-1xxx)
spouse: Isaiah Tuttle
The Willson-Grant Connection
Matthew was the great-great grandfather of General Ulysses S. Grant
One of Matthew and Priscilla's children was Samuel, born 1631
spouse: Mary Porter
Samuel was born in Dorchester, England
One of Samuel and Mary's children was Matthew, born 1666
spouse: Hanna Chap???
One of Matthew and Hanna's children was William, born 1706
spouse: Sarah (1xxx-1791)
One of William and Sarah's children was Zerviah Grant (1731-1776)
spouse: Amos Wilson (17xx-1xxx)