Ruben Mudge

about 1745–1814 (Age 69)
Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Ruben

When Ruben Mudge was born about 1745, in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Samuel Mudge, was 29 and his mother, Lydia Burton, was 25. He married Sarah Chipman on 20 February 1765, in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1814, in Westmoreland, Westmoreland, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Ruben Mudge
1745–1814
Sarah Chipman
1750–1784
Marriage: 20 February 1765
Sarah Mudge
1766–
Mudge
1768–
Mudge
1772–
Polly Mudge
1785–1834
Mudge
Mudge
Rhoda Mudge
1770–1841

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1765
Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
children

(7)

    Female1766–Female

    Male1768–Male

    Female1770–1841Female

    Male1772–Male

    Polly Mudge

    Female1785–1834Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 31

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 36

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1783 · A Free America

Age 38

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): from an unattested Old English personal name, Mugga.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Reuben Mudge in entry for Sarah Mudge, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ruben Mudge -
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ruben Mudge -

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