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Benedict arnold (born january 14, 1741) is best remembered as a traitor of the american revolution while he began his military career in the sons of liberty, he later sought financial reward by providing information to the british he fled america as a traitor after the revolutionary war. 9 things you may not know about benedict arnold author evan andrews website name historycom year published 2016 title (credit: time life pictures/mansell/the life picture collection/getty images) 5 arnold's treason was fueled by more than just money. Find out more about benedict arnold, the revolutionary war general whose betrayal of george washington became an american legend, at biographycom. Get this from a library traitorous hero the life and fortunes of benedict arnold [willard mosher wallace. Benedict arnold (21 december 1615 - 19 june 1678) he was appointed as governor for life of the two island towns in 1651 providence sent roger williams to england, feeling that the patent of 1643 had been abandoned. Married life 1767-02-22 us defector general benedict arnold (26) weds the daughter of the sheriff of new haven margaret mansfield 1779-04-08 us defector general benedict arnold (38) weds peggy shippen (18) at shippen's townhouse in philadelphia, pennsylvania.
By viewing arnold's life backward through the prism of his treason, we invariably succumb to the demonizations that arose only after his abandonment of the rebel forces benedict arnold, revolutionary hero: an american warrior reconsidered user review. Early life benedict arnold was born a british subject, the second of six children to benedict arnold (1683-1761) and hannah waterman king in norwich, connecticut colony on january 14, 1741. Traitorous hero the life & fortunes of benedict arnold by willard m wallace and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom.