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Stratton, R. B. (Royal Byron), 1827-1875


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  • Fuller Name

    • Royal Byron
  • Variants

    • Stratton, Royal Byron, 1827-1875
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18270110
    • Death Date

        18750125
    • Has Affiliation

    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 18640301
        • Affiliation End: 1866-12
        • Organization: Congregational Church (Great Barrington, Mass.)
    • Birth Place

        Potsdam (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        Worcester (Mass.)
    • Associated Locale

        Lawrenceville (Saint Lawrence County, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        Moira (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        Malone (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        Sacramento (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        Yreka (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        Little Falls (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        Albany (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        Great Barrington (Mass.)
    • Associated Locale

        Worcester (Mass.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

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  • Sources

    • found: His Captivity of the Oatman girls, 1857:t.p. (R.B. Stratton)
    • found: His Captivity of the Oatman girls, 1982:t.p. (R.B. Stratton)
    • found: American Antiquarian Society website, viewed Aug. 6, 2014:First Church (Worcester, Mass.), Records, 1724-1920 online finding aid (Rev. Royal B. Stratton (1826-1875); pastor, 1867-1872)
    • found: General Association of the Congregational Churches of Massachusetts. Annual Meeting. Minutes of the ... Annual Meeting, 1875:p. 161-162 (Royal Byron Stratton; b. Jan. 10, 1827, Potsdam, N.Y.; ordained Methodist, Adams, N.Y., 1848; stationed at Lawrenceville, Moira, and Malone; stationed at Sacramento, Cal., 1851-1853; afterwards at Yreka, Cal.; stationed at Little Falls, N.Y., 1858, and afterwards at Albany; entered the military service as chaplain of the 16th Infantry, N.Y. State Volunteers; pastor of the Congregational Church at Great Barrington, Mass., Mar. 1, 1864-1867; pastor of First Church, Worcester, Jan. 2, 1867-Apr. 25, 1872, when, having become insane, he was placed in the asylum in Worcester, where he died, Jan. 25, 1875)
    • found: Congregational quarterly (Boston, Mass.), July 1876:p. 433 (Stratton, Royal Byron; b. Jan. 10, 1827, Potsdam, N.Y.; ordained Methodist, Rome, N.Y., 1848; stationed at Lawrenceville, Moira, and Malone; Sacramento, Calif., 1851-1853; Yreka, 1854; Little Falls, N.Y., 1858-1859; Albany; chaplain, 16th Regiment New York Volunteers; installed, Congregationalist, Great Barrington, Mar. 1, 1864; dismissed, Dec. 1866; installed, Old South Church, Worcester, Mass., Jan. 2, 1867; dismissed, Apr. 25, 1872; died in Worcester Lunatic Hospital, Jan. 24, 1875, aged 48 years and 14 days)
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