Name: Freelove PENDLETON 1
Birth: 30 OCT 1731 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island
Death: in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut
Change Date: 14 DEC 2003
The will of Col. Joseph-4 Pendleton shows that by her cousin, Sylvester-5 Pendleton, Freelove had a son Sylvester-6. b. 1748; m. Eunice Cobb.
She afterwards married at Westerly, RI Capt. Isaac Sheffield (3rd). He d. 1797. The Probate records of Stonington show that on the 4th August in that year there "Appeared in this Court Isaac Sheffield & refused to take Letters of Administration on the Intestate Estate of his father, Capt. Isaac Sheffield, laterof Stonington, dec. This Court hath appointed William Sheffield and Amos Sheffield Administration on the Intestate Estate of their father, Capt. Isaac Sheffield."
In the division of his property, 20 April, 1799, receipts for 207P 11s. 4 1/2d. were given by Reuben and Deborah Cheseborough, Edward and Sarah Hancox, Isaac Sheffield, "eldest son of the dec'd," Samuel and Polly Breed, Zebulon and Freelove Hancox, Zebulon Hancox for children of his first wife, Lydia, and by William Sheffield for the "heirs of James Sheffield, fourth son of deceased" (Stonington Prob. Rec., vi, 228).
Father: William PENDLETON b: 23 Mar 1703/04 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island
Mother: Lydia BURROWS b: 19 APR 1703 in Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts
Isaac SHEFFIELD b: ABT 1725 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island
Sylvester PENDLETON b: 4 AUG 1730 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island
- Text: Title: ?Brian Pendleton And His Descendants 1599-1910?; Author: Everett Hall Pendleton; Publication: Higginson Book Co., Salem, MA; Date: 1910