Lt. Martin/4s Stiles

M, #44819, (17 July 1728 - 9 December 1808)
Father*Isaac/4 Stiles1 b. 6 Oct 1696, d. 4 Oct 1790
Mother*Mary/3s Brooks1 b. 26 May 1695, d. 21 Oct 1756
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Mary/3s Brooks
Descendants of Martin/4s Stiles
Custom index:French and Indian War
Revolutionary War
Last Edited:21 Aug 2017

Children with Dorcas Adams:

  • Martin/5s Stiles5 b. 5 May 1753, d. 11 Jun 1811
  • Dorcas/5s Stiles6 b. say 1756
Lt. Martin/4s Stiles, born 17 Jul 1728 at Westfield, Massachusetts1, married, 4 Dec 1751 at Suffield, Connecticut, Dorcas Adams of S., daughter of Jacob Adams and Elizabeth (–?–).2
     "He was engaged in the French and Indian Wars; also served as lieutenant (commission bearing date of "1770" [sic]) in the Revolutionary War; was at Fort Edward, Ticonderoga, White Plains, and New London.3 The summer previous to his death (being then in 80th year) he raised five acres of Indian corn by his own labor."3
     He died 9 Dec 1808, a. 804,3, and is interred in the Old Burying Ground, Westfield.4 His widow died 13 Sep 1813, a. 82.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S2117] "Westfield Birth and Death Records," 1:42, Martain Stiles b.
  2. [S900] Suffield Congregational Church Records, 126, Martyn Stiles/Dorcas Adams m.
  3. [S2167] Henry Reed Stiles, Stiles Family in America, 227-28, Family 17, Lieut. Martin (261.) Stiles.
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #37604510.
  5. [S1077] George L. (Bud) Hartmann, citing Westfield Family Histories (1945).
  6. [S2167] Stiles Family in America, 228, Family 17, Lieut. Martin (261.) Stiles.

Dorcas Adams

F, #44820, (11 October 1730 - 13 September 1813)
Father*Jacob Adams1 b. s 1695
Mother*Elizabeth (–?–)1 b. s 1697
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Mary/3s Brooks
Descendants of Martin/4s Stiles
Last Edited:21 Aug 2017

Children with Lt. Martin/4s Stiles:

  • Martin/5s Stiles5 b. 5 May 1753, d. 11 Jun 1811
  • Dorcas/5s Stiles6 b. say 1756
Dorcas Adams, baptised 11 Oct 1730 at Suffield, Connecticut,1, there married, 4 Dec 1751, Lt. Martin/4s Stiles, son of Isaac/4 Stiles and Mary/3s Brooks.2 He died 9 Dec 1808, a. 803,4, and she 13 Sep 1813, a. 82.4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S900] Suffield Congregational Church Records, 39, Dorcas Adams bp.
  2. [S900] Suffield Cong. Ch. Records, 126, Martyn Stiles/Dorcas Adams m.
  3. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #37604510.
  4. [S2167] Henry Reed Stiles, Stiles Family in America, 227-28, Family 17, Lieut. Martin (261.) Stiles.
  5. [S1077] George L. (Bud) Hartmann, citing Westfield Family Histories (1945).
  6. [S2167] Stiles Family in America, 228, Family 17, Lieut. Martin (261.) Stiles.