Chesterfield, Sullivan County, New Hampshire was incorporated in 1752. It is on the Connecticut River and bounded on the southeast by Swansey and Keene.
In 1790 during the first census, Sullivan County was part of Cheshire County.
"[L]iberty must at all hazards be supported.
We have a right to it, derived from our Maker.
But if we had not, our fathers have earned and bought it for us,
at the expense of their ease, their estates, their pleasure, and their blood."
-- John Adams, 1765
The Association Test
“We, the subscribers do hereby solemnly engage and promise that we will, to the utmost of our powers, at the risque of our lives and fortunes, with arms, oppose the hostile proceedings of the British fleets and Armies against the United American Colonies."
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Abraham Wood Simon Davis Isaac Davis
William Farwell Jonathan Davis
Jonathan Farr 4th
Jonathan Farr 3rd
Jonathan Farr 2nd
Jonathan Hildreth, Jr. was Dinah Davis Hildreth's step-son.
James Wheeler, Jr. Josiah Hastings was Jacob Davis' father-in-law.
Isaac Hildreth, father-in-law of Dinah Davis Hildreth
Aaron Farr Peter Wheeler married Olive Davis.
Amos Davis (probably son of Amos Davis and Elizabeth Chapman)
Abel Emons married Bettey Davis
William Farr Jr
Samuel Fair, Jun.
David Stoodder Jr.
John Peacock, father of Rebecca Peacock who married Jonathan Davis
Moses Smith, Jr.
John Grandy Jun
Jonathan Farr 1st
Patrick McMichael married Jemima Davis
The American Revolution was ended in 1783 when the Treaty of Paris was signed.
The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783) was between the Kingdom of Great Britain and the 13 colonies which became the newly formed United States.