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Simon Stone

Simon Stone

Male 1656 - 1741  (85 years)

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  • Name Simon Stone 
    Born 8 Sep 1656  Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Dec 1741  Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5804  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 23 Dec 2006 

    Father Simon Stone, Deacon,   b. Feb 1630/1631, Boxted, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1707/1708, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Mary Whipple,   b. 20 Feb 1634/1635, Bocking, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1720, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1656  Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Farnsworth,   b. Abt 1663, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1731, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married Abt 1685 
    Children 
    +1. Simon Stone, Captain or Deacon,   b. 1 Aug 1686, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1746, Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +2. Sarah Stone,   b. 1688, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Abigail Stone,   b. 1690, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1757, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +4. Mary Stone,   b. 1692, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1766, Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +5. Susanna Stone,   b. 23 Oct 1694, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1774, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Isaac Stone,   b. 4 May 1697, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1723, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     7. Hannah Stone,   b. 1699, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1723, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    +8. Joseph Stone,   b. 8 Mar 1701/1702, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1777, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +9. Benjamin Stone,   b. 12 Aug 1706, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1758, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     10. Lydia Stone,   b. Abt 1708, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1723, Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 15 years)
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F3190  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Sep 1656 - Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Dec 1741 - Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Edson Whipple Family Organization microfilm

      !SOURCE: J. Gardner Bartlett, Simon Stone Genealogy (Boston: Stone Family Association, 1926), p. 53, 59-60.

      !DEATH: Alternate date: 20 Dec 1741 (H.B. Whipple, 2:3).

      !SOURCE: Mail from Dean Roe to the Whipple Web Site, October 1997.

      !MILITARY: "When Simon came of age he rendered service in King Philip's War. During the autumn of 1675 and winter of 1675/6 he was in the garrison houses at Mendon and Groton, Mass., on 20 Dec 1675, being credited with 10s, for service in the former and on 25 Jan 1676, being credited with L3-18-0 for service in the latter. He also served in the spring and summer of 1676 in Capt. Joseph Scyll's company on an expedition against the Indians in central and western Massachusetts; credits for same L3-11-0. He was one of the claimants for rights in the Narragansett Townships granted by the Province of Massachusetts in 1735 to the soldiers (or their heirs) in King Philip's War; and on 24 June 1735 drew Lot 15 in Narragansett Township No. 6, which became Templeton, Mass. (from Bodge's 'Soldiers in King Philips War,' p. 363, 360, 273 and 436." --D. Roe.

      !RESIDENCES: "A few years after King Philips War with the Indians, Simon Stone settled in Groton, Massachusetts, on land given to him by his father, who was one of the early proprietors of that town. Here he became a prosperous farmer, held various town offices, was representative to the Massachusetts General Court in 1706, and like his father and grandfather, was also a deacon in the church, being elected such at Groton, 22 Apr 1715, an office indicating that he was held in esteem by the community." --D. Roe.

      !BURIAL: Gravestone reads: "HERE LIES BURIED / YE BODY OF DEAC / SIMON STONE / WHO DEPARTED / THIS LIFE / DECEMB' YE 19TH / A.D. 1741 / AGE 85 YEARS / 3 M. & 11 D." --D. Roe.

      !SOURCE: Mabel Young Sanborn, "The Ancestry of Brigham Young," The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine (1931), vol. 22, p. 14.


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