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Some Descendants of Giles SLOCUM

Sixth Generation


77. Sidney SLOCUM (Ebenezer , Jonathan , Joseph , Giles , Giles ) was born 17 Mar 1794 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. He died 20 Jan 1825 in Providence, Pennsylvania.

Sidney married Jane LAFRANCE on 1 Jul 1813. Jane was born 29 Apr 1794.

They had the following children:

+ 100 F i Caroline SLOCUM was born 29 Apr 1814 and died 21 Feb 1855.
  101 F ii
Ruth SLOCUM was born 4 Mar 1816 in Providence, Pennsylvania.
  102 F iii
Elisha SLOCUM was born 30 Jan 1818 in Providence, Pennsylvania.
  103 M iv
John Milton SLOCUM was born 20 Mar 1820 in Providence, Pennsylvania.
  104 M v
Sidney SLOCUM was born 22 Mar 1822 in Providence, Pennsylvania.
  105 F vi
Martha SLOCUM was born 15 Sep 1824 in Providence, Pennsylvania.

90. Samuel Peleg SLOCUM (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born 1761 in Jamestown, Newport Co., Rhode Island.

Samuel married (1) Anna ECCLESTON, daughter of John ECCLESTON. Anna was born in Rhode Island.

HISTORY OF THE SLOCUMS, SLOCUMBS AND SLOCUMBS OF AMERICA, Vol. II, by Charles Elihu Slocum, MD, Ph.D, LLD., page 62.
    1. Plege, born in 1761; married Anna, daughter of John Eccleston.

They had the following children:

+ 106 M i Stephen SLOCUM was born about 1790 and died before 1850.
+ 107 F ii Mary SLOCUM was born about 1801 and died 28 Oct 1886.
+ 108 M iii Samuel SLOCUM was born 1803 and died 11 Dec 1871.
+ 109 F iv Esther SLOCUM.

Samuel also married (2) Anna DYER, daughter of John DYER.

HISTORY OF THE SLOCUMS, SLOCUMBS AND SLOCUMBS OF AMERICA, Vol. I, by Charles Elihu Slocumb, M.D., Ph. D., LL.D., page 101.
    1. Peleg, born in 1761; married Anna, daughter of John Dyer.

91. Azariah SLOCUM (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born about 1772 in Hopkinton, Kings Co., Rhode Island. He died before Sep 1824 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 21.

FEB, 7, 1825, BOOK 3, PAGE 101.
    George Thurston, George Thurston, Jr., and Jeremiah Thurston to Azariah Slocum dated Feb. 7, 1825, Book 3, page 101; in Hopkinton and North Stonington and is part of Bentley land, it being part of the 1st of land we bought of Capt. Benjamin Langworthy deed of mortgage dated July 27, 1819, and my quitclaim of the same Jan. 8, 1825, beginning at a stake and stones at the northeast of the grantee's land, thence running northerly by Samuel Slocum's land, thence northerly bounded westerly on a highway until it comes to an ole wall a few rods north of the Bentley Burying Ground on said lot, meaning here to describe, thence westerly as the said wall now points straight to John Main's land and is bounded northerly on the grantee's land, thence running southerly bounded westerly on John Main and John Collins land until it comes to the grantee's land, thence easterly by the grantee's land to the first mentioned bound.

DATE6 Apr 1829
    Grantor: Estate of Asariah Slocum
    Grantees: Various
    The undersigned having been appointed jointly by the court of probate for the town of Hopkinton set off the dower land and to make distribution of the reas estate of which Azariah Slocum, late of said Hopkinton.
    Deborah Slocum, the widow of said Azariah Slocum, but now the wife of Richard Slocum, 1/3 part containing, 32 acres and 30/100 acres together with the house and barn thereon standing south of the road, said land being bounded southerly partly by Ebenezer Slocum's lot and partly by Ethan Foster's land, easterly by Dr. George Perry's land, northerly partly by the dower land of Sophia Slocum, widow, and partly by highway, westerly partly by Lucy Slocum's lot and partly by Azariah Slocum's lot, having meets and bound duly set up and for a more perticular description of which we refer to the foregoing plot.
    The remaining 2/3 we have divided and distributed by the lot to the children of said deceased in equal shares and in the maner as exhibited on the plot, which each person's name and quanity of land therein written which portions of land are duly located by bounds erected on the premises, that is to say -
     We have assigned to Harriet Main, in her right the Lot #2, consisting 2 acres 7/100 with a dwelling house and crib thereon standing, bounded easterly on the dower land and northerly on Sophia Slocum's Dower land and loutherly on the Highway.
    To Azariah Slocum the lot #3, containing 3 and 89/100 acres bounded easterly and northerly on the Dower Land, westerly partly on Lucy Slocum's lot, partly on Samuel Slocum's lot and partly on Nancy Maine's lot.
    To Nancy Maine in her right the Lot #5, containing 5 and 32/100 acres bounded southerly on Robert Palmers land, easterly on John Wilbur's, Ebenezer Slocum and Azariah Slocum's land, northerly on Samuel Slocum's lot and westerly on Amos Maine's lot, northerly on Lucy Slocum's lot and westerly on Amos Main's land.
    To Lucy Slocum the lot #7, containing 6 and 7/100 acres and is bounded easterly on Azariah Slocum's lot on the Dower land and on the highway, northerly on Hannah Slocum's lot, westerly on Amos Main's land and southerly on Samuel Slocum's lot.
    To Hannah Slocum lot #8 containing 12 and 60/100 acres, bounded southerly by Lucy Slocum's lot, easterly on Highway, northerly on John Main's land, westerly on John Main's land and Amos Main's land together with the o/2 of a Sawmill & Lot of about 3/4 acre belonging to the said deceased estate. It is agreed that:
    It is agreed that Harriet Maine or representatives have the privilidge of getting water at the well on the Dower land at pleasure and that the owners of those lots which are back from the Road have the right of passing over the other lots with doing as little damage may be.

The 1920 census shows that Richard, William and Stephen lived in North Stonington. Azariah lived in Hopkinton.

Azariah married Deborah MAIN, daughter of Peter MAIN and Patience ECCLESTON. Deborah was born 6 May 1782 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in Colebrook, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 21.

They had the following children:

  110 F i
Harriet SLOCUM was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

DATE 6 Apr 1829
    Grantor: Estate of Asariah Slocum
    Grantees: Various
    The undersigned having been appointed jointly by the court of probate for the town of Hopkinton set off the dower land and to make distribution of the reas estate of which Azariah Slocum, late of said Hopkinton.
    We have assigned to Harriet Main, in her right the Lot #2, consisting 2 acres 7/100 with a dwelling house and crib thereon standing, bounded easterly on the dower land and northerly on Sophia Slocum's Dower land and loutherly on the Highway.
    It is agreed that Harriet Maine or representatives have the privilidge of getting water at the well on the Dower land at pleasure and that the owners of those lots which are back from the Road have the right of passing over the other lots with doing as little damage may be.

Researching this line is Vera Main Robinson at Veramrob@aol.com
    Went west to New York
       
Harriet married Cary MAIN on Nov 1827 in by Matthew Stillman.
+ 111 M ii Azariah SLOCUM.
  112 F iii
Nancy Anna SLOCUM was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

DATE 6 Apr 1829
    Grantor: Estate of Asariah Slocum
    Grantees: Various
    The undersigned having been appointed jointly by the court of probate for the town of Hopkinton set off the dower land and to make distribution of the reas estate of which Azariah Slocum, late of said Hopkinton.
    Deborah Slocum, the widow of said Azariah Slocum, but now the wife of Richard Slocum, 1/3 part containing, 32 acres and 30/100 acres together with the house and barn thereon standing south of the road, said land being bounded southerly partly by Ebenezer Slocum's lot and partly by Ethan Foster's land, easterly by Dr. George Perry's land, northerly partly by the dower land of Sophia Slocum, widow, and partly by highway, westerly partly by Lucy Slocum's lot and partly by Azariah Slocum's lot, having meets and bound duly set up and for a more perticular description of which we refer to the foregoing plot.
    The remaining 2/3 we have divided and distributed by the lot to the children of said deceased in equal shares and in the maner as exhibited on the plot, which each person's name and quanity of land therein written which portions of land are duly located by bounds erected on the premises, that is to say -
     To Nancy Maine in her right the Lot #5, containing 5 and 32/100 acres bounded southerly on Robert Palmers land, easterly on John Wilbur's, Ebenezer Slocum and Azariah Slocum's land, northerly on Samuel Slocum's lot and westerly on Amos Maine's lot, northerly on Lucy Slocum's lot and westerly on Amos Main's land.

Researching this line is Vera Main Robinson at Veramrob@aol.com
The brothers and sister went west to New York.
       
Nancy married William MAIN on 12 Feb 1823 in by Rev. Matthew Stillman.
  113 M iv
Samuel SLOCUM was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

DATE 6 Apr 1829

1829 under 14 years old
  114 F v
Lucy SLOCUM was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

DATE 6 Apr 1829
    Grantor: Estate of Asariah Slocum
    Grantees: Various
    The undersigned having been appointed jointly by the court of probate for the town of Hopkinton set off the dower land and to make distribution of the reas estate of which Azariah Slocum, late of said Hopkinton.
    Deborah Slocum, the widow of said Azariah Slocum, but now the wife of Richard Slocum, 1/3 part containing, 32 acres and 30/100 acres together with the house and barn thereon standing south of the road, said land being bounded southerly partly by Ebenezer Slocum's lot and partly by Ethan Foster's land, easterly by Dr. George Perry's land, northerly partly by the dower land of Sophia Slocum, widow, and partly by highway, westerly partly by Lucy Slocum's lot and partly by Azariah Slocum's lot, having meets and bound duly set up and for a more perticular description of which we refer to the foregoing plot.
    The remaining 2/3 we have divided and distributed by the lot to the children of said deceased in equal shares and in the maner as exhibited on the plot, which each person's name and quanity of land therein written which portions of land are duly located by bounds erected on the premises, that is to say -
     To Lucy Slocum the lot #7, containing 6 and 7/100 acres and is bounded easterly on Azariah Slocum's lot on the Dower land and on the highway, northerly on Hannah Slocum's lot, westerly on Amos Main's land and southerly on Samuel Slocum's lot.

1829 under 14 years old
  115 M vi
Ebenezer SLOCUM was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

DATE 6 Apr 1829

1829 under 14 years old
  116 F vii
Hannah SLOCUM was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

DATE 6 Apr 1829
    Grantor: Estate of Asariah Slocum
    Grantees: Various
    The undersigned having been appointed jointly by the court of probate for the town of Hopkinton set off the dower land and to make distribution of the reas estate of which Azariah Slocum, late of said Hopkinton.
    Deborah Slocum, the widow of said Azariah Slocum, but now the wife of Richard Slocum, 1/3 part containing, 32 acres and 30/100 acres together with the house and barn thereon standing south of the road, said land being bounded southerly partly by Ebenezer Slocum's lot and partly by Ethan Foster's land, easterly by Dr. George Perry's land, northerly partly by the dower land of Sophia Slocum, widow, and partly by highway, westerly partly by Lucy Slocum's lot and partly by Azariah Slocum's lot, having meets and bound duly set up and for a more perticular description of which we refer to the foregoing plot.
    The remaining 2/3 we have divided and distributed by the lot to the children of said deceased in equal shares and in the maner as exhibited on the plot, which each person's name and quanity of land therein written which portions of land are duly located by bounds erected on the premises, that is to say -
     To Hannah Slocum lot #8 containing 12 and 60/100 acres, bounded southerly by Lucy Slocum's lot, easterly on Highway, northerly on John Main's land, westerly on John Main's land and Amos Main's land together with the o/2 of a Sawmill & Lot of about 3/4 acre belonging to the said deceased estate. It is agreed that:
    It is agreed that Harriet Maine or representatives have the privilidge of getting water at the well on the Dower land at pleasure and that the owners of those lots which are back from the Road have the right of passing over the other lots with doing as little damage may be.

1829 under 14 years old

93. Abigail SLOCUM "Nabby" (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born 9 May 1776 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 4 Sep 1837 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 21 & 46.
     He married, December 25, Abigail Slocum. She was born May 9, 1776, died Sept. 4, 1837.

Researching this line is Vera Main Robinson
    Main Genealogy cites her 1776 birthday; North Stonington town records say 1771. Town records gives Samuel's birth as Apr. 8, 1812 and Silence as Aug. 29, 1814. Genealogist got information from family Bible which I tend to trust that more than town record.

VITAL RECORDS OF RHODE ISLAND, VOL. 5, WASHINGTON CO., RI MARRIAGES FROM PROBATE RECORDS, page 227.
    MAIN: Mr. AND Abigail Slocum of Samuel and Sophia mwd 1824 Ho 5:267.

Nabby married Amos MAIN, son of Peter MAIN and Patience ECCLESTON, on 25 Dec 1797 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Amos was born 16 Aug 1776 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 9 Jun 1855 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 21 & 46.
    Amos-5, son of Peter-4, and Patience (Egglestone) Maine, was born at North Stonington, Ct., August 16, 1776, and lived there all his life. He died June 9, 1855. He married, December 25, Abigail Slocum. She was born May 9, 1776, died Sept. 4, 1837.

LAND RECORDS
30 AUG 1824, VOL. 3, PAGE 356
    Amos Main to Gershom Eccleston, Sr. and Jr. dated Aug. 30, 1824, Vol. 3, page 356 -- beginning at a heap of stones the Southwest corner of said premises, thence running northerly with a stonewall 25 rods to a basewood tree, thence easterly a straight line to a heap of stones, thence westerly about 14 rods to first bound, being a part of lot of land I purchased of Benjamin Langworthy, Jr., meaning and understanding is that I hold said stonewall as a part of my line fence against said grantees.

19 MAR 1830, VOL. 5, PAGE 37.
    Amos Main to Gershom Eccleston and Charles C. Eccleston dated March 19, 1830; Vol. 5, page 371 -- 20 acres. Southerly on lands of Gershom Eccleston, easterly on a highway, northerly partly on land of Christopher Foster and partly on land of Stephen Slocum, westerly on Glade Brook.

23 NOV 1832, VOL. 5, PAGE 370.
    Amos Main to Charles C. Eccleston dated Nov. 23, 1832, Vol. 5, page 370 -- 9 acres beginning at the southeast corner at a heep of stones, thence west by Isaac Wilbur's land to a heap of stones, thence north by Alexander Thompson to a heap of stones, thence east by Stephen Slocum's land to a heap of stones on the east side of the brook, thence south on the east side of the brook to a heap of stones to the first mentioned bound. Presence of Dolly Babcock and Betsey A. Babcock.

23 NOV 1832, VOL. 4, 182.
    Amos Main to Amo S. Main dated Nov. 23, 1832, Vol. 4, 182. -- Quict claim -- beginning at the southward corner, thence easterly by Robert Palmer land to a heap of stones, thence northerly by Peter Main's land in a corner of a wall, then west by Peter's land to the wall, then south through the middle of the house to the first bound.
    Also one other lot containing about 40 acres beginning at the southwest corner, then north by William Slocum land, thenc west by S. Slocum land, then north by Clark Main land, thence east by David Main land, thence north by said David Main, thence by the highway south, then west by the highway to the first mentioned bound, meaning to convey my right and Jared Main's right in the widow's third. Witnessed by Dolly Babcock and Betsey Babcock.

25 NOV 1832, VOL. 4, PAGE 181.
    Amos Main $400 to Amos S. Main dated Nov. 25, 1832, Vol. 4, page 181 -- 10 acres, beginning at the southwest corner of the premises, thence northerly by the highway to David Main's land, to a heap of stones, thence easterly by David Main's land to  a heap of stones at Amos S. Main's land, thence southerly by Amos B. Main's land till it comes to Peter Main's land, thence by said Peter Main's land to a rock, thence easterly to the center of the wall, thence southerly to and through the center of the house to the highway, thence easterly to the first mentioned bound. The said Amos reserved the widow's dower in barn and barnyard.
    Also one other lot containing about 20 acres, beginning at the southwest corner thence northerly by Robert Palmer's land to a heap of stones on a rock, thence westwardly by said Palmer's land to a heap of stones, thence eastwardly by Ethan Foster's land to a rock near the sawmill marked M. thence southerly by Collins land to a stump and stones, thence westwardly by David Main's land to first mentioned bound.

1850 CENSUS, HOPKINTON, WASHINGTON CO., RHODE ISALND, Microfilm 847, 9 Aug 1850, by Nathaniel Lewis, Dwelling 152, Family 170.
    Line 19, Amos Maine, 74, male, farmer, born CT
    Line 20, Mary A. Maine, 36, female, born RI
    Line 21, Stephen A. Maine, 6, male, born RI, attended school within the last year.
    Line 22, Thomas D. Maine, 4, male, born RI

Researching this line is Carolyn Schranz at jacoit@prodigy.net

They had the following children:

+ 117 M i Amos S. MAIN was born 25 Nov 1798 and died 7 Dec 1851.
+ 118 M ii Carey S. MAIN was born 6 Dec 1799 and died 1873.
+ 119 M iii William MAIN was born 9 May 1801 and died 1882.
+ 120 M iv Azariah MAIN was born 29 Aug 1802 and died 23 Oct 1872.
  121 F v
Prudence MAIN was born 28 Jan 1804 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 122 M vi John MAIN was born 16 Jun 1805.
  123 F vii
Eunice MAIN was born 10 Apr 1807 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 46.
  124 F viii
Mary MAIN was born 4 Jul 1808 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 46.

1850 CENSUS, HOPKINTON, WASHINGTON CO., RHODE ISALND, Microfilm 847, 9 Aug 1850, by Nathaniel Lewis, Dwelling 152, Family 170. In her father's household.
    Line 20, Mary A. Maine, 36, female, born RI
    Line 21, Stephen A. Maine, 6, male, born RI, attended school within the last year.
    Line 22, Thomas D. Maine, 4, male, born RI
  125 F ix
Silence MAIN was born 4 Jul 1808 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 46.
       
Silence married Alfred ROUNDS.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 46.
    They went West
+ 126 M x Henry MAIN was born 3 Sep 1811 and died 25 Jan 1869.
  127 M xi
Samuel MAIN was born 29 Aug 1814 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

Researching this line is Vera Main Robinson at Veramrob@aol.com
  128 F xii
Hannah MAIN was born 14 Oct 1817 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 46.

94. Richard SLOCUM (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born 16 Jul 1776 in Jamestown, Newport Co., Rhode Island. He died 7 Oct 1845 in Colebrook, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE SLOCUMS OF AMERICA AND THEIR ALLIANCES, pg. 62, 63.
    Was born 16 July 1776 on Canonicut Island, Jamestown Township, RI. At the coming of the British, in the Revolutionary War, the family fled in terror leaving the child behind. While those who entered the house were in the cellar refreshing themselves, an old colored woman (a slave) went for him, and carried him to his mother in her hiding place. He married Lucy Crandal who was born in 1780, daughter of Charles and Sara (Thompson). They resided in North Stonington or Mystic CT. They died, she 15 July 1822; he 7 Oct 1845 at Colebrook, CT at the home of his son Charles C.

RESEARCH DONE BY DOROTHY STEWART.
    Richard Slocum was husband of Lucy, the third of three daughters of Charles Crandall and Sarah Thompson, later known as Sally Crandall.
    They had 8 children who apparently inherited what in 1968 is known as the Flynn Farm in the northeasterly section of North Stonington, CT.
     They were: 1. Lucy, b. 26 Jan 1800, m. Sterry Park; 2. Richard, b. 21 Oct 1801; 3. Esther, b. 10 Jan 1803; 4. Sally, b. 18 Feb 1806; 5. Charles, b. 31 Jan 1809, went ot Colebrook, Conn.; 6. Polly, b. 10 Jan 1812, m. Phineas Holdridge; 7. James T., b. 5 Jan 1814; 8. Lucinda, b. 10 Jun 1816.
    The rights of these children were purchased up by Stephen M. Palmer and the place became known by his name. Richard Slocum of Locke, in Cayuga County, NY, sold to Stephen on May 9, 1836, (5-203) 70 acres, bounded north on lands of Henry Babcock, east on lands of George Geer, Jr., south on lands of James Thompson and Rufus Main, and west on lands of Rowland Kenyon. The other lot being 18 acres bounded north by Oliver Palmer, east by said Oliver Palmer, south by land that Elder Miner sold to the Baldwins, and west by Joshua Thompson. Also 2 wood lots and my right in land set out to Sally Crandall, formerly wife of Capt. Charles Crandall, now deceased, as dower lying in Sterling. Meaning to convey 1/8th of the above lots it being land I bought of Sterry and Lucy Park, reference it being had to their deed.
    On May 20, 1836, (5-204) Jonathan Stanton, guardian to George W. Thompson and Lucy Esther Thompson, minors, of Salem, Washington County, NY, deeds same by authority of the Plainfield District court for Windham County, two undivided eights, and on Page 206 Phineas and Polly Holdridge do the same. (On the latter the 18 acre plot is described as bounded north and east by Oliver Palmer, South on Asa and Simeon Baldwin, and west by Capt. Jonathan Stanton.

SEPT. 17, 1830, BOOK 4, PAGE 13.
    Charles Slocum of Colebrook, Litchfield County, Conn., sells to Richard Slocum house and about 60 acres of land, my right in property of my grandfather, Charles Crandall.

APRIL 1, 1833, BOOK 4, PAGE 229.
    Sterry and Lucy Park to Richard Slocum, our right in estate of Capt. Charles Crandall late of Stonington, dec., a house and about 57 acres, other lots in Sterling.

Researching this line is Vera Main Robinson at Veramrob@aol.com
    He served in the Sixth Co., 30th Regt, Vt. Militia and probably took part in the Battle of Stonington in 1814.

The 1920 census shows that Richard, William and Stephen lived in North Stonington. Azariah lived in Hopkinton.

Richard married (1) Deborah MAIN, daughter of Peter MAIN and Patience ECCLESTON, after Sep 1824. Deborah was born 6 May 1782 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in Colebrook, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE OF STONINGTON, CONN, compiled by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, Washington, DC, 1905, DAR Library. page 21.

Richard also married (2) Lucy CRANDALL, daughter of Capt. Charles CRANDALL and Sara THOMPSON, on 26 May 1833 in No Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Lucy was born 1780. She died 15 Jul 1822 in Colebrook, New London Co., Connecticut.

RESEARCH DONE BY DOROTHY STEWART.
    Richard Slocum was husband of Lucy, the third of three daughters of Charles Crandall and Sarah Thompson, later known as Sally Crandall.

They had the following children:

  129 F i
Lucy SLOCUM was born 26 Jan 1800 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

APRIL 1, 1833, BOOK 4, PAGE 229.
    Sterry and Lucy Park to Richard Slocum, our right in estate of Capt. Charles Crandall late of Stonington, dec., a house and about 57 acres, other lots in Sterling.
       
Lucy married Sterry PARK in No. Stonington, New London Co., Conn..
  130 M ii
Richard SLOCUM was born 21 Oct 1801 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 1845.

Locke, in Cayuga County, NY

MAY 9, 1838, BOOK 5, PAGE 203.
    Grantor: Richard Slocum of Locke, Cayuga Co., NY
    Grantee: Stephen M. Palmer, dated May 9, 1836, Book 5, page 203. 70 acres, bounded north on lands of Henry Babcock, east on lands of George Gear, Jr. south on lands of James, and Rufus Main, and west on lands of Rowland Kenyon.
    One other lot being 12 acres, bounded north on Oliver Palmer east by said Oliver Palmer, south by land that Elder Miner sold to the Baldwins, west by Joshua Thompson.
    Also 2 wood lots and my right in land set out to Sally Crandall, formerly wife of Capt. Charles Crandall, now dec., as dower lying in Sterling. Meaning to convey 1/8 of above lots, it being land that I bought of Sterry and Lucy Park, reference being had to their deed.
       
Richard married Annie SWIFT.
  131 F iii
Esther Crandall SLOCUM was born 10 Jan 1803 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in her youth.
+ 132 F iv Sarah SLOCUM was born 18 Feb 1806 and died 30 Jul 1893.
  133 M v
Charles Crandall SLOCUM was born 31 Jan 1809 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in Colebrook, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Charles married Matilda L. DEMING.
+ 134 F vi Mary SLOCUM was born 10 Jan 1812 and died 16 Aug 1870.
  135 M vii
James Thompson SLOCUM was born 5 Jan 1814 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
James married Phebe Ann MOREY on 11 Oct 1837 in Locke, Cayuga Co., New York. Phebe was born 1820.
  136 F viii
Lucinda SLOCUM was born 10 Jun 1816 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Lucinda married Porter WHITE.

95. John William SLOCUM (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born 17 Aug 1780 in Hopkinton, Kings Co., Rhode Island. He died 2 Sep 1844 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

MAR. 7, 1807, VOL. 1, PAGE 87.
    William Slocum to Nathan Chapman dated Mar. 7, 1809, Vol. 1, page 87. Beginning at the end of a wall at the south side of the bank of Hosea Wheeler's mill drain, about1.5 rods west of the west end of Randell Well's now dwelling house, thence westerly with the south bank of said drain about 6 rods to the northwest corner of the barn standing on said premises, thence southerly as the wall now stands about 6 rods to the highway and the southeast corner of a lot of land belonging to said Randall Wells, thence easterly with said highway about 7 or 8 rods to land belonging to Thomas H. Peckham, to the end of the wall, which is the southeasterly corner of the premises, thence northerly as the wall now stands to the first mentioned bound.
Witnessed by Samuel Peabody,  Jr. and Stephen Avery.

MAR. 7, 1807, VOL. 1, PAGE 88.
    William Slocum to Benjamin Frink, Mar. 7, 1809, Vol. 1, page 88, land beginning at the south side of the Sawmill Pond, in the east line of the highway, thence southerly by the highway to the northwest corner of Capt. Daniel Grant's barn lot, thence easterly bounding on said Grant's land and land of Stephen Avery, Esq., as the wall now runs about 15 rods to the corner of the wall which is the southeast conrer of the premises, thence northerly about 3 or 4 rods as the wass stands to the bend in the wall, thence northerly about 15 rods with land of the heirs of William Avery, dec., to an elm stump by a rock, at the south side of athe sawmill brook, which is the northeast corner of the premises, thence westerly with the south side of said brook and sawmill pond tit he aforesaid highway, being about 14 rods to the first mentioned bound, containing about 1 acre of land, more or less, together with a blacksmith shop, water wheel, trip hammer, thereon standing, except with the restrictions that the water, which is understood in this wise, vis: that said Frink shall have no liberty or right to use the water in the sawmill pond to the detriment or damage of the sawmill standing on the same dam, but at all other times he may use the water as he pleases on his trip hammer; likewise I reserve the privilege of a cartpath through said land from east to west for the purpose of accomodating the owner of the land lying east of the premises which cart path may be a pentway, so-called, in Col. Frink's choyetts.
Witnessed by Samuel Peabody, Jr., and Stephen Avery.

DEC, 10, 1813, VOL. 1, PAGE 341.
    Thomas H. Peckham to William Slocum dated Dec. 10, 1813, Vol. 1, page 341, beginning at a stake in the north line of the highway being the northwest bound of the school house lot in said Millton  and is the northeast bound of the premises, thence westerly with said highway to the Mill River, so-called, thence southerly and easterly with the said river and pond to the southwest corner of the schoolhouse lot to a mearstone, thence northerly with said schoolhouse lot to the first mentioned bound, containing about 10 rods of land.

AUG. 25, 1815, VOL. 1, PAGE 481.
    Elis Hewitt to William Slocum dated Aug. 25, 1815, Vol. 1, page 481, 1/2 acre at a place called Millton, beginning at a mearstone standing in the north line of the highway at a corner of a lot of land I am to deed to Gilbert Sisson which lot said Sisson now improves, thence W 10 N 5 rods and 22 links with said highway to a mearstone, thence N 8.5 W to the river or pond, thence easterly with said pond to the northwest corner of said lot improved by said Sisson, thence southerly with said lot improved by said Sisson to the first mentioned bound, said Sisson is to make and maintain the fence in the west line from said pond to the river.

AUG. 18, 1818, VOL. 2, PAGE 209.
    William Slocum to Andrew Billings dated Aug. 18, 1818, Vol. 2, page 209 -- One quarter acre -- Beginning at a mearstone near the northwest corner of the school house in Hillton on the south line of the highway, thence westerly by said highway to a stone bridge, thence southerly to the middle of the stream or brook, thence easterly with said brook or mill pond in the middle of the same until it comes opposite the southwest corner of said school house lot to the first mentioned bound, with a saddler's shop thereon standing, and is the same premises I purchased of Thomas H. Peckham in 1813.
Witnessed by William Randall, Jr., and Stephen Avery.

APR. 10, 1819, VOL. 2, PAGE 268.
    From: Stephen Palmer, Jr. to William Slocum dated Apr. 10, 1819, Vol. 2, page 268, farm of 75 acres bounded on the east by the land owned by the heirs of Caturah Main and Clark Reynolds, on the north by land belonging to the heirs of Elijah Kinyon, on the west by and same, and on the south by John Langworthy's land.

MAR. 17, 1820, VOL. 2, PAGE 330.
    From: Robert Palmer to William Slocum dated Mar. 17, 1820, Vol. 2, page 330. Dwelling house, barn and blacksmith shop with 17 acres, bounded on the east and north by land of Peter Main, on the west by land of David Maine, 2nd, and south by the highway, and is the same premises I purchased of Daniel Green Mar. 17, 1820 -- same day.

JAN. 20, 1821, VOL. 2, PAGE 402.
    William Slocum to Ralph R. Miner dated Jan. 20, 1821, Vol. 2, page 402, 1/2 acre at a place called Millton, 1/2 acre of land and swamp, beginning at a mearstone standing in the north line of the highway at the corner of a lot of land belonging to Gilbert Sisson, thence W 10 N 5 rods and 22 links with said highway to a mearstone, thence N 8.5 W to the river or pond, thence easterly with said pond to the northwest corner of said lot belonging to said Sisson, thence southerly by and with said lot belonging to said Sisson to the first mentioned bound, said Miner to make and maintain the fence in the west line fence to pond to said river.

AUG. 31, 1939, PROBATE BOOK 1, PAGE 84.
    From: Earlier Lydia received land from her father by distribution dated Aug. 31, 1939. Probate Book 1, page 84: To: Lydia Slocum in her right the lot No. 3, containing 8.5 acres and bounded westerly on Elizabeth Perry, northerly and partly by Lot #1, southerly on Lon #2 and #4 and easterly on Lot #4 and northerly on the highway, together with the wood lot No. 10 containing 6 acres bounded northerly on Jared Main, Jr., westerly on Perry Kenyon, and southerly on Lot #9.

DEC. 24, 1839, VOL. 5, PAGE 339.
     William and Lydia Slocum to Jared Maine, Jr., dated Dec. 24, 1839, Vol. 5, page 339. Land set to Lydia in distribution of the estate of her father, Simeon Perry, beginning at an old wall in the NW corner and running southeasterly by the lands belonning to the said Jared Main, Jr., to a white oak tree, southwesterly by lands belonging to Eliza Perry crossing the highway to a stake and heap of stones, northerly by lands belonging to Perry Kinyon to the first mentioned bound. eight acres.
Witnessed by Peleg Clark, Sr. & Jr.

AUG. 3, 1844, VOL. 5, PAGE 387.
    To: Burrel Slocum, Simeon P. Slocum, and Jesse B. Slocum to Elija Perry dated Aug. 3, 1844, Vol. 5, page 287. Bounded on the north by Elija Kinyon's, on the east by Azariah Main and Charles P. White and on the south by Charles P. White and Reuben S. and Bila W. P. Bennett, and on the west by the highway leading from Pawcatuck Bridge to Voluntown, containing by estimation 40 acres, more or less, meaning and intending to convey all the land and buildings that was set to the three of us in the distribution of the Estate of our father, William Slocum.

NOTE: This in 1968 is the Martin Browne property at Laurel Glen. During the ownership of the 3 brothers above, boundary on the north continued to the Perry Kinyon, later Kenyon; EAST was the Bentley lot and land of Charles P. White -- while later it was EAST by Azariah Maine and Charles P. White; on the SOUTH it was White and R. A. Bennett & Son, while later it was White and Reuben S. and Bila W. P. Bennett, probably the same persons. The WEST continued to be the highway, later described as the highway leading from Pawcatuck Bridge to Voluntown.

JAN. 15, 1845, VOL. R-1, PAGE 262.
    From: Estate of William Slocum, to various heirs by distribution agreement dated Jan. 15, 1854; Vol. R-1, Page 262. Agreement between Philura Maine, Almira Lewis, Burrell Slocum, Simeon P. Slocum, and Jesse B. Slocum.
    PHILURA MAINE'S LOT: Beginning at the southeast corner of the coal ounse lot, so-called, and running westerly to a maple tree standing by the bank of the river thereon, and west by said river til it comes to land of Perry Kinyon and north by said Kinyon land to the highway running north and south, and east by said highway to the first mentioned bound, with a barn thereon standing. ALSO one other lot, on the north by lands of Philura Maine, on the west by the highway, on the south by lands of R.A. Bennett & Son, on the west by lands of the heirs of Abel Collins.
    ALMIRA LEWIS LOT: On the north by lands of Philura Maine, on the west by the highway, on the south by lands of R. A. Bennett and Son, on the west by lands of the Hiers of Abel Collins.
    BURREL, SIMEON P. & JESSE B. SLOCUM's lot, they have agreed to hold in common with each other and is bounded on the north by lands of Perry Kinyon, on the east by the Bentley lot and land of Charles P. White, on the south by lands of said White and R. A. Bennett & Son., on the west by the highway, with a dwelling house thereon standing.

AUG. 26, 1867, VOL. 8, PAGE 332.
    Heirs of William Slocum: Lydia Slocum, Philura Maine, and Asariah Maine of North Stonington, Simeon P. Slocum and Jesse B. Slocum of Voluntown, and Burrell Slocum of Hopkinton to Thomas W. Lewis, 50 acers, bounded east, north and west by land of Clark Hill and William R. Hill, and on the south by the highway it being a tract of land which we own as tenants in common with each other and with our sister Almira Lewis, wife of Thomas W. Lewis, the same lot that came to us by our honored father, now dec., it being subject ot the life estate of our mother Lydia Slocum, which she herein conveys. This was dated Aug. 26, 1867, and was recorded in Vol. 8, page 332.

The 1920 census shows that Richard, William and Stephen lived in North Stonington. Azariah lived in Hopkinton.

John married Lydia PERRY, daughter of Simeon PERRY, on 28 Nov 1802. Lydia died 10 May 1875 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

AUG. 31, 1839, PROBATE BOOK 1, PAGE 84.
    From: Earlier Lydia received land from her father by distribution dated Aug. 31, 1939. Probate Book 1, page 84: To: Lydia Slocum in her right the lot No. 3, containing 8.5 acres and bounded westerly on Elizabeth Perry, northerly and partly by Lot #1, southerly on Lon #2 and #4 and easterly on Lot #4 and northerly on the highway, together with the wood lot No. 10 containing 6 acres bounded northerly on Jared Main, Jr., westerly on Perry Kenyon, and southerly on Lot #9.

DEC. 24, 1839, VOL. 5, PAGE 339.
    To: William and Lydia Slocum to Jared Maine, Jr., dated Dec. 24, 1839, Vol. 5, page 339. Land set to Lydia in distribution of the estate of her father, Simeon Perry, beginning at an old wall in the NW corner and running southeasterly by the lands belonning to the said Jared Main, Jr., to a white oak tree, southwesterly by lands belonging to Eliza Perry crossing the highway to a stake and heap of stones, northerly by lands belonging to Perry Kinyon to the first mentioned bound. eight acres.

MAR. 29, 1867, VOL. 9, PAGE 254.
    To: Lydia Slocum to Azariah Main Dated Mar. 29, 1867, Vol. 9, page 254, 12 acres, bounded ont he north by the highway, on the east by land of Charles White, on the south by lands of Samuel Sheffield and Clark Main, on the west by land of Charles White, meaning to convey all the real estate set to me as by share as per distribution of my honored father, Simeon Perry, deceased, except a lot which I previously sold and deeded to Jared Main, Jr.
Witnessed by William B. Hull and Henry A. Eccleston.

They had the following children:

+ 137 F i Philura SLOCUM was born 23 Aug 1806 and died 20 Mar 1896.
+ 138 F ii Almira SLOCUM was born 22 Sep 1808 and died 27 Jan 1904.
  139 M iii
Samuel SLOCUM was born 21 Nov 1811 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island. He died 25 Aug 1815 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
+ 140 M iv Burrell Babcock SLOCUM was born 10 Sep 1815.
  141 M v
Perry H. SLOCUM was born 24 Apr 1817 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island. He died 14 Dec 1821 in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
+ 142 M vi Simeon Perry SLOCUM was born 22 Oct 1819.
+ 143 M vii Jesse Babcock SLOCUM was born 29 Sep 1823.

96. Mary Polly SLOCUM (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born about 1782.

VITAL RECORDS OF RHODE ISLAND, VOL. 5, WASHINGTON CO., RI MARRIAGES FROM PROBATE RECORDS, page 112.
    CRANDALL: Mr. AND Polly Slocum of Samuel & Sophia mwd 1824 Ho 5:267.

1850 CENSUS NORTH STONINGTON, NEW LONDON CO., CONN., Microfilm 48, 9 Aug 1850, by S. B. Wheeler, Dwelling202, Family 225.
Line 10, Mary Crandall, 67, female, born RI

Mary married Beniah CRANDALL. Beniah was born about 1781.

1850 CENSUS NORTH STONINGTON, NEW LONDON CO., CONN., Microfilm 48, 9 Aug 1850, by S. B. Wheeler, Dwelling202, Family 225.
Line 9, Beriah Crandall, 68, male, farmer, $3000, born RI
Line 10, Mary Crandall, 67, female, born RI
Line 11, Mary Ann Crandall, 40, female, born RI

They had the following children:

  144 F i
Mary Ann CRANDALL was born about 1810.

1850 CENSUS NORTH STONINGTON, NEW LONDON CO., CONN., Microfilm 48, 9 Aug 1850, by S. B. Wheeler, Dwelling202, Family 225.
Living in her parents household.
Line 11, Mary Ann Crandall, 40, female, born RI

98. Sarah SLOCUM "Sally" (Samuel , Samuel , Samuel , Ebenezer , Giles ) was born in Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island.

VITAL RECORDS OF RHODE ISLAND, VOL. 5, WASHINGTON CO., RI MARRIAGES FROM PROBATE RECORDS, page 223.
    LEWIS: Mr. AND Sally Slocum of Samuel & Sophia mwd 1824 Ho 5:267 (3-179?)

Sally married Ethan LEWIS.

They had the following children:

+ 145 F i Nancy Ann LEWIS.

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