Solomon Chamberlain wrote to a state official requesting a certificate of his father's service in the Revolution. Eliphalet Chamberlain was a resident of Colchester, Connecticut, when he enlisted. He rose to the rank of Lieutenant with the Continental Army. The application is countersigned by Orson Wallbridge, Justice of the Peace.
Solomon Chamberlain Application for Certificate of Service, 1852 April 10, Ms 73133. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford, Connecticut.