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Thomas, John

Born: 1724 AD
Died: 1776 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: General

1724 – Born on Marshfield, Massachusetts. Son of John and Lydia (Waterman) Thomas of Marshfield, Massachusetts. An American general who practiced medicine in Green Harbor and Kingston, Massachusetts.

1761 – Married Hannah Thomas and they had three children.

1770 – Military surgeon in Seven Years’ War. Justice of the peace.

1775 – Brigadier general in Continental Army.

         – He commanded American troops at Roxbury, Massachusetts.

1776 – Died on June 2nd of smallpox during siege of Quebec.