Land Records #111211
FEB. 20, 1810, VOL. 1, PAGE 144.
Ichabod-2A Eccleston of Stonington and Samuel Park of Groton to Ichabod-4 Eccleston, the grantee is described as Ichabod-4 Eccleston of Groton, a minor under 21, son of Ichabod-3, late of North Stonington, which deceased was known by his trade name as Taylor-3 and he was the son of Joseph-2E Eccleston, which Ichabod-4 the grantee was born of the wife of said Ichabod-3, Thankful, which Thankful before her intermarriage with said deceased, Thankful Park of Groton. -- Land abutted on the west on the highway leading to and from the sawmill belonging to John Baldwin; on the north abutts on land of Benedict-2B Eccleston; and on the east abutts on land of Joseph-2E Eccleston, and on the south abutts on land of Ichabod-2A Eccleston, one of these grantors, containing about 40 acres, more or less.
Ichabod-1 died before 1784 leaving Ichabod-2A, Benedict-2B, David-2C, Winlock-2D and Joseph-2E.
Joseph-2E had a son Ichabod-3 who married Thankful Park, Ichabod-3 was also known as Ichabod Taylor. Ichabod-3 and Thankful had a son Ichabod-4 of Groton, a minor under 21.
MAR. 21, 1828, WILL PROBATE R-1, PAGES 57 AND 58.
Will of Joseph Eccleston is in North Stonington probate R-1, pages 57 and 58, dated Mar. 21, 1828, witnessed by Alexander Stewart, Hiram Herrick and Alexander Stewart, Jr.
8 -- my will is that son Caleb to pay daughterThankful Law $8.00 and that said Caleb pay to grandson, Ichabod P. Eccleston $5.00.
JUNE 15, 1848, VOL. 6, PAGE 490.
Rufus Main and Sabrah Main, his wife, for $40 to Ichabod P. Eccleston dated June 15, 1848, Vol. 6, page 490, quit claim one certain house and lands about it called COMMONS, situated in North Stonington, it being well known by the 2 chimney RED HOUSE, being occupied by Ichabod P. Eccleston and the heirs of Elisha Kinney and being that part of the house and commons formerly woned by Thomas Wells of Groton, deceased.
Witnessed by Juilus L. Palmer and Dewitt C. Pendleton. Recorded same date.
1850 CENSUS - NORTH STONINGTON, NEW LONDON CO., CT.
Ichabod, 69, M, W, Farmer, $600 real estate, born in CT.
Thankful, 20, F, W
Stiles, 16, M, W, Laborer
Ann, 15, F, W
Latham M., 12, M, W
Thankful, 70, F, W
John, 60, M, W, Laborer
APR. 11, 1853, VOL. 7, PAGE 304.
Elisha Kinney heirs to Ichabod P. Eccleston dated Apr. 11, 1853, Book 7, page 304, two certain parcels:
No. 1 -- Northerly by lands of grantee, easterly by highway, southerly by lands of Rufus Main and wife, and William Eccleston and westerly by lands of Thomas H. Hewitt, 80 acres.
No. 2 -- Bounded northerly by the highway, easterly by lands of William N. Eccleston, southerly by land of Rufus Main and wife, and westerly by land of said grantee, 3 acres.
Being our undivided portion of the real estate of Elisha Kinney, late of North Stonington.
APR. 11, 1853, VOL. 7, PAGE 304
Calvin C. Kinney of North Stonington for $132.00 to Ichabod P. Eccleston dated Apr. 11, 1853, Vol. 7, page 304, quit-claim interest in 2 certain parcels of land in North Stonington:
No. 1 -- Bounded northerly on lands of the said grantee, easterly by the highway, southerly by lands of Rufus Main and wife, and William Eccleston, and westerly by lands of Thomas H. Hewitt, containing about 80 acres with all the buildings thereon.
No. 2 -- Bounded northerly by the highway, easterly by lands of William N. Eccleston, southerly by lands of Rufus Main and wife, and westerly by lands of the said grantee, containing about 3 acres.
It being my undivided portion of the real estate which Elisha Kinney, late of said North Stonington, died possessed.
Witnessed by William Vincent, Jr. and Latham Hull.
APR. 11, 1853, VOL. 7, PAGE 305.
Calvin C. Kinney above as guardian of Denison W. Kinney of Phillipsville, County of Allegheny, State of New York, a minor, to Ichabod P. Eccleston of North Stonington for $132 dated Apr. 11, 1853, Vol. 6, page 305, do sell 2 lots in North Stonington (same discription). It being his share in all the real estate left by his father late of North Stonington, dec., being subject ot the right of dower or thirds of his mother woned in tenants and in common with each heirs.
APR. 11, 1853, VOL. 7, PAGE 307.
Heirs of Elisha Kinney -- Rebecca Kinney and William V. Robinson and his wife, Julia A. Robinson, all of Phillipsville, County of Alleghany, and State of New York, by our lawful attorney, William Vincent of North Stonington for $236. dated Apr. 11, 1853, Vol. 7, page 307 -- to Ichabod P. Eccleston quit-claim all our interest in 2 certain lots, same description. It being our undivided portion of the real estate of which Elisha Kinney of said North Stonington died possessed of.
Witnessed by Calvin C. Kinney and William B. Hull.
1860 CENSUS - NORTH STONINGTON, NEW LONDON CO., CT., Dwelling #309, Family #331 ECCLESTON,
Ichabod P., 60, M, W, Farmer, $2000 real estate, born in CT
Siles P., 26, M, W, Farmer, $500 personal property, born in CT
Latham M., 22, M, W, Farmer
Louisa A., 21, F, W
Ella I., 1, F, W
1870 CENSUS, NORTH STONINGTON, NEW LONDON CO., CT., Dwelling #271, Family #289 ECCLESTON,
Ichabod, 70 years old, male, farmer. $2500 real estate value, $1000 personal property. He was born in CT.
Stiles P., 36 years old, male, farmer. $300 real estate value, $2000 personal property. He was born in CT.
Louisa A., 37 years old, female, keeping house. She was born in CT.
Ida L., 11 years old, female.
Charles, 4 years old, male.
NOV. 23, 1870, VOL. 10, PAGE 90.
Ichabod Park-5 Eccleston to Stiles Park-6 Eccleston dated Nov. 23, 1870, Vol. 10, page 90 -- Two tracts of land with dwelling house and other buildings,
No. 1 -- bounded on the north by land of Stanton B. Main and Charles H. Main, east by land of Joseph Eccleston heirs, heirs of Gardner Eccection, land of Tracy Eccleston and William W. Eccleston, south by land of William and William N. Eccleston, westerly by land of Corridon Main and Louisa Main, his wife, and Charles H. Main sawmill pond.
No. 2 -- Entirely in Griswold, 14 acres.
NOV. 23, 1870, VOL. 10, PAGE 91.
Stiles Park Eccleston gives Ichabod Park Eccleston a life lease of 140 acres, which appears to be the above land.
Witness by Wheeler H. Holmes and William B. Hull
NO. STONINGTON VITAL RECORDS 1852-1920, BIRTHS, MARRIAGES, DEATHS LDS FILM #1309964
29 Jan 1875 - Ichabod P. Eccleston, age 75, born No. Stonington CT, farmer, residence No. Stonington CT, widowed, died of old age.
HEADSTONE INSCRIPTIONS TOWN OF NORTH STONINGTON, CT, Copied by Charles R. Hale, 1932, page 7.
Eccleston, Ichabod P., died Jan 29 1875, age 75.
DEC. 24, 1864 WILL OF ICHABOD PARK-5 ECCLESTON
Will of Ichabod Park Eccleston was dated Dec. 24. 1864. He left all real estate to son Stiles Park Eccleston, with cash to Thankful, his daughter, wife of Lester Main, and cash to daughter Angeline, wife of Calvin Burdick.
Witnessed by B.F. Billings, Rufus M. Chapman and Stanton B. Main
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