13 March 1734–28 January 1811 (Age 76)
Preston City, Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States
When Col. Rufus Herrick was born on 13 March 1734, in Preston City, Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Edward Herrick, was 38 and his mother, Mary Denison, was 33. He married Sarah Gibbs about 1756. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He died on 28 January 1811, in Great Nine Partners, Dutchess, New York, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Smithfield, Amenia, Dutchess, New York, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.