King, Eldad

King, Eldad

Male 1718 - 1793  (74 years)

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  • Name King, Eldad 
    Born 23 Sep 1718  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1790  Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Will 14 Nov 1792  Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 6 Jan 1793  [3
    Buried Center Cemetery, Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I5432  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2018 

    Father King, David,   b. 1677, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1730  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Sacket, Abigail,   b. 1683, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married Abt 1701  Westfield, Chautauqua County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 9 children 
    +1. King, Capt. David,   b. 3 Dec 1702, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1757, Becket, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. King, Thankful,   b. 25 Dec 1704,   d. 4 Nov 1785, Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +3. King, Moses,   b. 20 Nov 1706, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. King, Stephen,   b. 1708,   d. Unknown
     5. King, Benjamin,   b. 1710,   d. Unknown
     6. King, Aaron,   b. 28 Aug 1714, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1801, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. King, Asafel,   b. 23 Sep 1718, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1719  (Age 0 years)
    +8. King, Eldad,   b. 23 Sep 1718, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1793  (Age 74 years)
     9. King, Gideon,   b. 2 Jun 1722, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     
    Family ID F85  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Curtiss, Grace,   b. 11 Jul 1720, Woodbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 3 Mar 1743  [6
    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
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F15891  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Sep 1718 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1790 - Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 14 Nov 1792 - Lanesborough, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Center Cemetery, Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Documents 2 Documents

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Charles H. Weygant; The Sacketts Of America Their Ancestors and Descendants 1630-1907; Newburgh, N. Y. 1907; Journal Pri, Weygant, Charles H., (Newburgh, N. Y., 1907), 28 (Reliability: 2).
      Children of David and Isabel Sackett King.

      61. David King, b. in 1702.
      62. Thankful King, b. in 1704. d/ in year 17__; m. (37) Benjamin Sacket.
      63. Moses King, b. in year 1706.
      64. Stephen King, b. in year 1708.
      65. Benjamin King, b. in year 1710.
      66. Aaron King, b. in year 1714.
      67. Asafel King, b. in year 1718, d. in year 1719.
      68. Eldad King, b. in year 1718.
      69. Gideon King, b. in year 1722.

    2. [S498] Massachusetts, U.S., Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 30 Mar 2017.
      Name: Eldad King
      Event Type: Birth
      Birth Date: 23 Sep 1718
      Birth Place: Westfield, Massachusetts
      Father Name: David King
      Mother Name: Abigail

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 30 Mar 2017.
      From Find A Grave Memorial# 41141846
      https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=41141846

      Eldad King
      Birth: Sep. 23, 1718
      Westfield
      Hampden County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Death: Jan. 6, 1793

      75y

      Information from MAGenweb site

      Burial:
      Center Cemetery
      Lanesborough
      Berkshire County
      Massachusetts, USA

      Maintained by: Mary Harrell-Sesniak
      Originally Created by: Meges
      Record added: Aug 25, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 41141846

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S586] 1790 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 30 Mar 2017.
      Name: Eldad King
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Lanesborough, Berkshire, Massachusetts
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 5
      Free White Persons - Females: 4
      Number of Household Members: 9

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [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 . . .

    6. [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 . . .

      p. 13
      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.

      p. 14
      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


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