Member Log In
MENU
ABOUT
HISTORY
ACTIVITIES
MEMBERSHIP
GENERAL SOCIETY
CONTACT

Brevet Captain Absalom Bonham


Original Member, admitted 1783

Brevet Captain Absalom Bonham

Began his service in the Revolutionary War as Ensign in the 4th Regiment NJ Line 1 May 1777. 2nd Lieutenant 1 Nov 1777. Transferred to the 2nd Regiment NJ Line 1 Jul 1778. 1st Lieutenant 27 Mar 1780. Last served in the 1st Regiment New Jersey Line. Served to Apr 1783. Brevet Captain at the end of the war. Date and place of birth and death unknown. [Sources: M; H; (66); (98); (C).]