Name: Ezekiel SPRINGER
Given Name: Ezekiel
Birth: 1766/1770 in Near Charleston, SC
Death: ABT 1838 in Macoupin Co., IL
Ezekiel Springer does not appear in the 1790 Union Co., SC cenus. An Ezekiel Stone in the 179 0 Union Co. census may be the cenus taker's error (it appears in the original like Stone). Th is Ezekiel had a 1 son, and 5 women in the household.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
"1 Nov 1796, Ezekiel SPRINGER of Union County, planter, to Thomas RIDER of same, planter, fo r £40 sterling, tract of land on a branch of Buffelow Creek, part of tract of 200 acres grant ed to Ezekiel SPRINGER 19 Dec 1791 recorded in Book D, No. 5, page 345, adj. Jones LITTLE, EW ART's land. Ezekiel SPRINGER (LS), Rebeckah SPRINGER (LS). Wit: James EZELL, Jacob HARLAND . Proved in Union County by the oath of James EZELL 1 June 1797 before Thos. BLASINGAME. Rec orded 4 Sept 1797." ( p. 204, Deed Book E, pp. 57-59: from Brent H. Holcomb, "Union County , South Carolina, Deed Abstracts, Vol. 1, Deed Books A-F, 1785-1800" [SCMAR, Columbia, SC, 19 98]
Ezekiel and Rebecca moved to Barren Co, KY about 1798. He was granted a piece of land near To mpkinsville that later became known as the old Jordan White farm. They joined the Mill Cree k Church on 9 Jan 1799. Ezekiel was a church leader and was ordained to the office of deaco n 3 May 1820. Ezekiel and Rebecca left the Mill Creek Church in Aug 1828.
In 1800 Ezekiel is listed on the Tax List for Barren Co., KY, and again in Barren County in 1 810 (page 48) (22110-11010-00); Ezekiel and Rebecca were both listed as age 26-44. In 1820 h e lived Monroe Co., KY (page 217) which had been formed from Barren Co. in 1820 (010001-01011 ); Ezekiel and Rebecca listed as age 45+. In 1830 Ezekell Springer lived in Macoupin Co., I L (page 216) (0000000010000-0000000010000); Ezekiel and wife age 60-69. In 1830 they lived ne xt door to Aaron Springer (1000100000000-1001000000000), and near Israell Springer (001001000 0000-1200100000000)
Kentucky Land Grants:
Grantee County Acres Survey Date Book Watercourse
Springer, Ezekiel Green 200 6- 3-1799 2 Cole Creek
Springer, Ezekiel Barren 68 11-12-1801 26 Mill Creek
Springer, Ezekiel Barren 110 12-26-1816 D Sulphur Lick
In 1830 Ezekiel and Rebecca lived in Macoupin Co., IL (page 215); both were listed as age 60- 70.
1 Jan 1828, Ezekiel purchased 1 NW 3/ 12-N 8-W N 3RD PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN 153.33 acres MACOUPI N.
3 July 1831, 1 ESW 3/ 12-N 8-W N 3RD PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN 80 acres MACOUPIN.
Illinois Public Land Purchases, $125.00 each:
Ezekiel Springer Sr., 7 Oct 1830, 80 acres, W2NE, Section 35, 12N, 7W, meridian 3
Ezekiel Springer Sr., 4 Aug 1831, 80 acres, E2SE, Section 35, 12N, 7W, meridian 3
Father: John SPRINGER b: ABT 1730 in Of Frederick Co., VA
Rebecca COLLINS b: 1766/1770
- John SPRINGER b: ABT 1784
- Dennis T. SPRINGER b: 5 Sep 1785 in Union Co., SC
- Rachael SPRINGER b: 26 Apr 1786 in Sc
- Polly SPRINGER b: ABT 1788 in Union Co., Sc
- Desire SPRINGER b: 3 Jan 1789 in Union Co., SC
- Hannah SPRINGER b: 20 Aug 1793 in Union Co., Sc
- Lettie (Letty) SPRINGER b: 2 Nov 1794 in SC
- Ezekiel SPRINGER b: 1 Feb 1799 in KY
- Thomas SPRINGER b: ABT 1802 in KY
- Rebecca SPRINGER b: 1 Mar 1805 in Barren Co., KY
- Simon SPRINGER b: 1805/1806 in Barren Co., KY