Frey's Company

During the American Revolution, Bernard Frey was the captain of Frey's Company. His family was from Switzerland and had emigrated to the colony of New York in 1689. He was from the Mohawk River valley and first served with the Indian Department. He was present at the Battle of Oriskany in 1777. He was commissioned Captain in Butler's Rangers on October 2, 1780. After the war, Frey settled in Upper Canada, having received a grant of 3000 acres in Whitby. He died in 1814 at Newark (Niagara-on-the-Lake), killed by an American cannonball.

The re-created Frey's company has 19 members in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Florida.

2022 Calendar of Events
Bold & italic indicates "All-Up" attendance expected.
Date Event Location
April 30 - May 1 Battle of Ridgefield Ridgefield, CT
June 25 Bidwell House 100 Art School Road, Monterey, MA 0124
August 13 - 14 Battle of Walloomsac Bennington Battlefield, Route 67, Hoosick Falls, NY
September 10- 11 Chase Farm 667 Great Road, Manville, RI 02865
September 10- 11 Clyde Blockhouse 48 Ford St, Clyde, NY 14433
October 1 - 2 Fort Klock 7203 Route 5, St. Johnsville, NY 13452
November 5 Raid thru Redding Ridge Redding, CT
November 19 (?) Fort Lee Fort Lee, NJ
Contact Person: David Solek
Address: 580 Wheeler Road
Monroe, CT 06468-3246
Phone: 203-268-7940
E-mail Address: Email Link

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