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Ammi Doubleday

Male 1759 - 1839  (79 years)


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  • Name Ammi Doubleday  [1
    Born 17 Apr 1759  Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jan 1839  [4, 7
    Person ID I15429  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2018 

    Father Elisha Doubleday,   b. of Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1806, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Hannah Bayley,   b. 30 Aug 1732 
    Married 2 Oct 1749  [8
    Family ID F9576  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lois Tilden,   b. 20 Apr 1763,   d. 8 Sep 1840  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Col. John Tilden Doubleday,   b. 17 Aug 1795, New Lebanon, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1857, Brooklyn, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F9728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "[E]nlisted in the Army of the Revolution at the age of sixteen. He spent the night of March 4, 1776, on Dorchester Hill, while it was being fortified, and was also with General Washington during that dreary winter at Valley Forge and continued in service during the war, attaining to the rank of major." ["Mrs. Julia Waters Johnstone," citation details below.]

      "[S]erved as a private, corporal, and sergeant in the Revolutionary War in the First Connecticut Regiment." [Abner Doubleday: His Life and Times, citation details below.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1558] The Descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, by George Frederick Tuttle. Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle & Company, 1883.

    2. [S1624] Abner Doubleday: His Life and Times: Looking Beyond the Myth, by JoAnn Smith Bartlett. XLibris, 2009., date only.

    3. [S1625] "Mrs. Julia Waters Johnstone," Daughters of the American Revolution Magazine, volume 7, page 204, July-December 1895., year and place only.

    4. [S1626] History of the Town of Goshen, Connecticut, by the Rev. A. G. Hibbard, based on the records of Lewis Mills Norton. Hartford, Connecticut: Press of the Case, Lockwood, and Brainard Company, 1897., year only.

    5. [S1627] Samuel J. Tilden, "Notes on the Origin of the Tilden Name and Family." Published posthumously as a "Supplement" in The Life of Samuel J. Tilden by John Bigelow. New York: Harper Brothers, 1895., date only.

    6. [S2230] Connecticut Vital Records to 1870 (The Barbour Collection), on AmericanAncestors.org. In print as The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol. 1-55, ed. Lorraine Cook White. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1994-2002.

    7. [S1624] Abner Doubleday: His Life and Times: Looking Beyond the Myth, by JoAnn Smith Bartlett. XLibris, 2009.

    8. [S1631] Margaret B. Curfman and Lawrence E. Curfman, "Doubleday Families of America." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 120:252, 1966.