Phineas Kellogg


Personal and Family Information

Phineas was born on 7 Jun 1756 in New Hartford, Connecticut, the son of Abraham Kellogg and Sarah Marsh.

He died on 2 Dec 1835 in New Hartford, Connecticut.

His wife was Olive Fraiser, who he married on 22 JAN 1778 in West Hartford, Conn. Their eight known children were Keturah (1778-1856), Leonard (1781-1817), Mary Ann (1783-1863), Nancy (1787-?), Charles Fraser (1788-1865), Phineas (1790-1879), Sophia (1792-1877) and Julia Ann (1796-1838).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Phineas Kellogg


Abraham Kellogg


Sarah Marsh



Birth7 JUN 1756
Place: New Hartford, Connecticut
Death2 DEC 1835
Place: New Hartford, Connecticut
Place: Lexington, Kentucky
Type: Military Service
See Note 1


Religion1803Presbyterian Church, New Hartford, NY


Note 1

He was a soldier in the revolution, in Capt. Chester's Wethersfield Co. of Minute men, in the Lexington Alarm, 19 Apr., 1775;

enlisted Nov., 1775, in Capt. Ebenezer Bissell's Co., Col. Huntington's Connecticut Eeg.; s

erved twelve months; engaged at the siege of Boston and battle of Long Island; was discharged from hospital in Newark, N. J., where he had been confined since the battle of Long Island;

he is believed to have seen subsequent service and to have been in West Point in 1780; was granted a pension in 1818, at which time he was a resident of Manlius, N. Y.


  1. Kelloggs in the Old World and the New
    Source: Kelloggs in the Old World and the New
    Authors: Timothy Hopkins member of the New England Historic Genealogical Society
    Date: 1903
    Publisher: Sunset Press and Photo Engraving Co San Franciso, California