Name: Ebenezer PLATT
Given Name: Ebenezer
Birth: 27 Nov 1754 in Denmark Township, Ashtabula County, OH
Death: 21 Sep 1845 in Crawford County, PA
Burial: Pennline Cemetery, Conneautville, Crawford County, PA
Records of the 1st Baptist Church of Jefferson, Ashtabula County, OH, show Abigail and Ebenezer PLATT listed as members in 1811.Lived on land in Denmark Township, Ashtabula County, OH, purchased from Caleb Atwater. This land is described as "two several pieces or parcels of land in Denmark (Township) so called being number 11 in the second range of Townships in Connecticut Reservation in the State of Ohio." The original deed was drawn and signed on 19 April 1815, just over a year from that time that Ebenezer originally purchased the land from Calab Atwater. According to tax records, Ebenezer pays taxes on that land until 1820, when Smith begins paying the taxes on that same piece of land, Number 11, second range.
Change Date: 8 Sep 2009 at 16:22:53
Ebenezer, Smith and Thayer Platt lived very close to the Harvey Family homestead on Pymatuning Lake Road in Richmond Twp, Ashtabula County, OH.
A deed between Ebenezer and Smith Platt, which details the "sale of all the pieces or parcels of land called No. 11 in the 2nd range of Townships in the Connecticut Western Reserve", was filed in the Ashtabula County Clerk's Office in January of 1839.
It may have been around this later time that the 81-year-old Ebenezer and his 84-year-old wife Abigail, moved to live with his son Andrew, in Conneaut Township, Crawford County, PA, on 75 acres of Tract 719 that Andrew purchased from Silas Harvey, Sr., on 17 Jun 1839.
Father: Hezekiah PLATT b: 22 Apr 1732
Mother: Sarah LORD
Abigail TRUBEE b: 24 May 1771 in Fairfield County, CT
- Smith PLATT b: 1791
- Hezekiah PLATT b: 1796 in New Jersey
- Sally PLATT b: 1797
- Malinda PLATT b: 1799 in Fairfield, Fairfield County, CT
- Alfred PLATT b: 1805 in Fairfield County, CT
- Andrew PLATT b: 1807 in Fairfield County, CT
- Eli PLATT b: 26 Jan 1813 in Fairfield County, CT