All the direct ancestors of the Bechtolds emigrated to the United States long after the Revolutionary War, except for the Howes branch through Jennie Howes.
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The men who could have been involved:
Joseph Howes, Micajah Sears, Philip Phillips, Elisha Cranson, Noah Baker, the father of Abigail Kibbe (unknown so far), Edward Crowell, Allen Bangs, Ebenezer Crowell, Timothy Baker, Lemuel Phillips, and Zachariah Howes.
From the Daughters of the American Revolution database, the following of the above list are recognized for patriotic service:
Name and "Ancestor Number"
Noah Baker A005050
Allen Bangs A005669
Edward Crowell A628273
Ebenezer Crowell A028272
Timothy Baker A005111
Elisha Cranson A027509
Micajah Sears A101084 (a Lieutenant)
Zachariah Howes A058746
In subsequent posts I will look to underscore their service with what details I can come up with.
The now and then postings of the discoveries and contributions of the Miller and Bechtold families .