Fourth Generation


86. Hezekiah "Sterling" ACKLEY was born about 1734 in Connecticut.4,5,188 LDS states of Haddam, Middlesex Co., CT He was baptized on 28 October 1739 in East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States.5,84,189 He was living between 1763 and 1783 in Grandby, Hartland, Connecticut. Hezekiah died on 30 April 1783 at the age of 49 in East Hartland, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.84,188 One source puts death after 1790 in Canaan, NY He served in the military French and Indian Wars in 7th co. 3rd Regiment Connecticut militia.65,66 3rd regiment Dyer,Eliphalet Col commanding 7th Co. Phelps, Ichabod Capt commanding Hezekiah purchased land in East Hartland CT in 1762 and in turn sold a portion of it to a John Andrews. On 24 Mar 1763 he bought 12 acres (with mansion house) from a Thomas Giddings and lived there until his death.
Hezekiah Ackley served as a private in the 7th Company, 3rd regiment CT militia under Capt Ichabod Phelps from Sept 4 to Dec 11 1755 in the French and Indian War.

Hezekiah "Sterling" ACKLEY and Abigal DOANE were married on 15 September 1756 in East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States.5,10,18,88,148,188,190,191 East Haddam
From Fair Haven Church Records Abigal DOANE, daughter of Prence DOANE and Elizabeth GODFREY, was born on 17 June 1732 in Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.5,10,18,84,190 She died on 6 July 1777 at the age of 45 in Columbia , New York.84

Hezekiah "Sterling" ACKLEY-66 and Abigal DOANE-67 had the following children:

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Zilpha ACKLEY was baptized on 18 June 1769 in Hartland, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.189 Church of Christ

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Israel Doane ACKLEY-1019.

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Ruth ACKLEY was baptized on 7 August 1774 in Hartland, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.192 Church of Christ

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Lydia ACKLEY-68.

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Private Elihu ACKLEY-70.

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Abigail ACKLEY-81.

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Pvt Hezekiah ACKLEY Jr.-90.

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Calvin W ACKLEY-28807.

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Eliphalet ACKLEY-995.

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Benjamin ACKLEY-802.

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Sterling ACKLEY-7236.

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Mary ACKLEY-1021.