Jared was born 4 April 1764 in Lyme, Connecticut near the mouth of the Connecticut River; died in New Brunswick, Canada in 1850.Connecticut Court Records reportJoel Higby, of Simsbury, Ct, as his early guardian. Simsbury was formerly a part of Grandby, near the northern border of Connecticut.When he was only fifteen years of age he enlisted from Grandby as a Privatein the Connecticut Army on 1 June 1779, with the Connecticut Line troops, commanded by Col. Zeblon Butler, in a Company under Capt. Hinckley of Grandby.He enlisted again in the Company of Enoch Reed of Lyme , aand a third time under Capt. David Edgar, under which Company he marched to join Washington's army, united with Rochambeau.He was discharged at Danbury, Connecticut, 1783, at nineteen years of age.Connecticut Military Record , 1775-83.(Index to record of Revolution Service, Towser, Jared).(I have a lot more personal family information regarding Jared and his family)You may try to check Connecticut Court records as given above- may possibly give his parents names.