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Capt. Benjamin OLMSTED
Content PITKIN
Husband:  Benjamin OLMSTED
Birth:  12 Mar 1751, East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT
Death:  25 Dec 1832
Military:  Revolutionary War 
Father:  Jonathan OLMSTED
Mother:  Hannah MEAKINS
Marriage:  2 Nov 1775
Wife:  Content PITKIN
Birth:  10 Aug 1752
Death:  12 Jul 1839
Father:  Ozias PITKIN
Mother:  Theodosia BULL
Children born in East Hartford, Hartford Co., CT:
1.  Elizabeth OLMSTED, b. 11 Aug 1776; d. 17 Jul 1825
2.  Frederick OLMSTED, b. 7 Feb 1779; d. 13 Aug 1818
3.  Theodosia OLMSTED, b. 16 Apr 1782; d. 4 Mar 1822
4.  Ezekiel OLMSTED, b. 20 Nov 1785; d. 24 Jan 1829 
5.  John OLMSTED, b. 27 Sep 1791; d. 25 Jan 1873 
6.  Owen Pitkin OLMSTED, b. 13 Apr 1794; d. 1 Nov 1873
7.  Maria OLMSTED, b. 20 Mar 1798; d. 3 Jun 1859
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Sources:

1.  Henry King Olmsted & George K. Ward.  1912. Genealogy of the Olmsted family in America:  Embracing the Descendants of James and Richard Olmsted and Covering a Period of Nearly Three Centuries, 1631-1912.  A.T. de la Mare Printing & Publ. Co. Ltd., NY (available in facsimile from Higginsons Books).
p. 35 (191) (Capt.) BENJAMIN OLMSTED.  b. at E. Hartford, Conn., Mar. 12, 1751; d. Dec. 25, 1832; m. Nov. 2, 1775, Content Pitkin; b. Aug. 10, 1752; d. July 12, 1839; dau. of Ozias and Theodosia (Bull) Pitkin.  He served in the Revolutionary War.  Enlisted May, 1775, under Capt. George Pitkin, of Col. Spencer's reg't.  The company marched to Roxbury, Mass., and was at
p. 36 the siege of Boston, until Dec., 1775.  He came home on a furlough to be married.
498, ELIZABETH; b. Aug. 11, 1776; d. July 17, 1825.  499, FREDERICK; b. Feb. 7, 1779; d. Aug. 13, 1818.  500, THEODOSIA; b. Apr. 16, 1782; d. Mar. 4, 1822.  501, EZEKIEL; b. Nov. 20, 1785; d. Jan. 24, 1829.  502, JOHN +. 503, OWEN PITKIN +. 504, MARIA; b. Mar. 20, 1798; d. June 3, 1859.

2.  G.B. Roberts & W.A. Reitwiesner.  1984.  American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales.  Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD, p. 51.

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