Major General Benjamin Mooers
April 1, 1758|
Haverhill, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||February 20, 1838(aged 79)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Militia|
|Other work||County treasurer|
General Benjamin Mooers (April 1, 1758 – February 20, 1838) was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts. He was a lieutenant in the New York militia and the 2nd Canadian Regiment during the American Revolutionary War.
Gen. Mooers commanded the New York Militia at the Battle of Plattsburgh, September 11, 1814, and later served as a member of the New York legislature. Mooers died on February 20, 1838, and was buried at Riverside Cemetery.
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