1776–1855. Farmer. Born at Derby, New Haven Co., Connecticut. Moved to Litchfield, Litchfield Co., Connecticut. Married first Rachel Webster, 1 Oct. 1811, in Otis, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. Moved to Mentor, Geauga Co., Ohio, before Oct. 1817. Moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., by Apr. 1822. Offered to sell farm to LDS church for $4,000, 23 Mar. 1833. Married second Mary Cahoon, 6 Nov. 1836, in Geauga Co. Died at Kirtland.