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Peleg PELTON

Male 1759 - 1829  (69 years)


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  • Name Peleg PELTON 
    Born 9 Aug 1759  Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 1064 
    _UID 38EC2AEE3F5743FA8C853A332436A473FE1A 
    Died 27 Jan 1829  Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1062  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father Thomas Deacon PELTON,   b. 22 Jul 1717, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1807, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Hannah AVERY,   b. Abt 1717, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1809, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Married 9 Jul 1740  Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:9456
    Family ID F253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna STODDARD,   b. 14 Dec 1759, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1832, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1781  Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:16600
    Children 
     1. Hannah PELTON,   b. 1782, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1892, Monticello, Sullivan, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 109 years)
     2. George PELTON,   b. 3 Sep 1784, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1826, Beaver Dan, Sullivan, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     3. Rozel PELTON,   b. 27 Feb 1787, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1814  (Age 27 years)
     4. Lucy PELTON,   b. 13 Sep 1789, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1864, New York, New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Thomas Avery PELTON,   b. 29 Nov 1791, Groton, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1831, Colchester, Delaware, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     6. Increase PELTON,   b. 27 Nov 1794, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1849, Monticello, Sullivan, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     7. Stoddard PELTON,   b. 1 Jul 1797, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1846, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     8. Peleg PELTON,   b. 18 Nov 1801, Mount Hope, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1829, Goshen, Orange, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Aug 1759 - Groton, New London, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1781 - Groton, New London, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jan 1829 - Mount Hope, Orange, NY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
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      He was listed as the head of a family on the 1790 Census in Wallkill, Ulst er, NY. The homestead of Peleg Sr. was bought in what was then the townsh ip of Calhoun, afterward named Mount Hope. He bought 150 acres of unbrok en timber land of Eleazar Lord in 1786 for ten shillings per acre, intendi ng to make some improvments, and then sell out and go to the "lake countr y" of central New York. After his death it was occupied by his son, Stodd ard, for as long as he lived. In 1856, it was sold to John Newkirk, who w as living on it in 1878.