||King, Amos  |
||Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
||30 Mar 2017 |
||King, Eldad, b. 23 Sep 1718, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA , d. 6 Jan 1793 (Age 74 years) |
||Curtiss, Grace, b. 11 Jul 1720, Woodbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA , d. Unknown |
||3 Mar 1743 
||5 children |
| ||1. King, Midas, d. Unknown|
| ||2. King, Amos, d. Unknown|
| ||3. King, Stephen, d. Unknown|
| ||4. King, Noble, d. Unknown|
| ||5. King, Curtis, d. Unknown|
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- [S1296] Massachusetts, Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Mar 2017.
In the Name of GOD Amen
I Eldad King of Lanesborough in the County of Berkshire and Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Yeoman, considering the uncertainty of this mortal life, amd being of sound Mind and Memory (blessed be the almighty God, for the same) do make and publish this my last Will and Testament in Manner and Form following that is to say ~~
First, I give and bequeath unto my beloved Wife Grace King all my household goods, also the Use and Improvement of my worth (?) Room and south Bedroom, with a privilege in the Kitchen, Cellar, and Will, as much as she shall need, and furthermore I give to my said wife a handsome maintenance out of my Estate, to be equally supplied her by my five sons, and hereby empower her to call upon my said sons for whatever shall be fitting or mindful for her nourishment comfort and support so long as she shall live ~
Secondly, I give devise and bequeath unto my five sons, namely, Midas King, Amos King, Stephen King, Noble King, and Curtis King . . .
- [S1282] North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, (Ancestry.com), 13-14 (Reliability: 2), 30 Mar 2017.
A genealogy of the Curtiss family being a record of the descendants of widow Elizabeth Curtiss who . . .
STEPHEN CURTISS (Israel, John, Elizabeth), b. Woodbury, Conn., Aug. 24, 1673; m. Sara, d. of John Minor of Stratford, Conn., Nov. 2, 1699. He was deputy from Woodbury to the General Court in 1718. He d. June 1, 1723 in Woodbury.
They had children:
(see source for the first nine children)
x. Grace, b. Woodbury, Conn., July 11, 1720; m. Eldad King, of Stratford, Conn., March 3, 1743.
Transcribed by Ted Smith