Hello, Elijah Messenger who serviced in the military early on in New York at Fort Edward, New York. I do know that Jehiel Messenger did service with the Green Mountain Boys from Westfield, MA
Elijah Messenger came from the same area but at a earlierdo know that Joseph Messenger and Catherine Holcombe were parents to a Elijah and Jehiel Messenger
The Elijah Messenger that I have found early on was not the same one that is from Barkhamsted, Litchfield, CT I feel lead to believe that this Elijah Messenger was the father to: Rufus Messenger who would have been born abt .1861 Warren Messenger
Warren. Married Nov 1822 in Westfield, MA to Huldah Griswold. She was born ca. 1806 in CT. They resided in the Southwick/Westfield area until around 1840, then moved to Enfield, CT 843. His death was not registered in Enfield vital records.
There were some MESSENGER women who married the Thomas NOBLElines of Westfield, MA
This is Elijah Messenger brothers Sons that is also in the history of Westfield and Southwick., MA
This is Jehiel Messenger Sr. and Mary Griffin Son Jehiel Messenger (Jr.)who married Lydia Wilcox born 1748 Southwick, MA died 1798 Southwick, MA children were: Lucinda who married Reuben Noble Thodosia who married Alexander M. Black Sisters of Jehiel Messenger Jr. Rosie Messenger Kezah Messenger Lydia Messenger
This is not the same Elijah Messenger who was in Westfield, MA
This is Isaac Messenger and Hannah Alford son This is a Elijah Messenger who married Lucretia Matson He was born about 1758 West Simsbury, Hartford, CT died 1800 Berkshire Co., MA Service during the revolutionary War 1) Capt. Amasa Mills child Hira Anson Messengermarried Patience Meeker This is one that came from Barkhamsted and then to Berkshire Co., MA after the War. he is the nephew of Elijah Messenger of Westfield, MA
There is several Messenger that are apart of Ethan Allen Green Mountain Boys.