Joel Doolittle b. 25 Apr 1753 Wallingford, CT d. 20 Mar 1813 Ellisburg, NY m. 11 Sep 1787 Hulda Rose Lucasb. 15 Oct 1767 Goshen, CT d. 14 Jun 1826Ellisburg, NY
Joel, Samuel, Henry, Theophilus, Abraham
He was studying medicine at New Haven, CT when the Revolution started. He enlisted 14 May 1777 New London, CT & initially served in the 1st CT Regiment. They fought in many battles including a stay at Valley Forge, PA. He transferred to the 5th CT, 1781 & served under LaFayette in VA. He earned a badge of Merit signed by General Washington.