16 Sep 1755 - 26 Jun 1834
Father: Richard INGERSOLL
- BIRTH: 16 Sep 1755, Willington, Tolland, CT
- DEATH: 26 Jun 1834, New York City, NY
Mother: Zipporah SMITH
: Margaret WHITCOMB
- MARRIAGE: 23 Sep 1779, Greenwich, Hampshire, MA
- +Dorcas INGERSOLL
- Mary INGERSOLL
- Candace INGERSOLL
- Nathaniel INGERSOLL
- Ruth INGERSOLL
- Ebenezer INGERSOLL
- John INGERSOLL
- Harriet INGERSOLL
- Margaret INGERSOLL
- Thomas INGERSOLL
- Clarissa INGERSOLL
_Richard INGERSOLL __+
_Richard INGERSOLL _|
| |_Sarah ______________
_Richard INGERSOLL _|
| | _John DODGE _________+
| |_Ruth DODGE ________|
| |_Sarah PROCTOR ______+
| _John SMITH _________+
| _Samuel SMITH ______|
| | |_Abigail DAY ________+
|_Zipporah SMITH ____|
| _Joshua MORSE _______+
|_Zipporah MORSE ____|
|_Elizabeth PENNIMAN _+
Data from Rick Ingersoll, http://www.ingersoll.net and http://www.my-ged.com/db/page/inger/17400
"Genealogy of the Ingersoll Family in America"
Lillian Drake Avery
Frederick H. Hitchcock, Grafton Press, New York, 1926
p 46: "Ebenezer Ingersoll (Richard, Richard, Richard, John, Richard), born Sept. 16, 1755
at Willington, Conn.; died June 26,1834 at New York City; m. Sept. 23, 1779, Greenwich,
Hampshire Co., Mass., Margaret Whitcomb, born 1760; died Dec. 2, 1836. He was a
blacksmith; enlisted in the Revolutionary War from Petersham, Mass. Apr. 20,1775; served
3 weeks in John Wheeler's Co., Jan., 1776, enlisted as Corporal in Joel Fletcher's Co., Col.
Ephraim Doolittle's Regt.; also Sergeant, May or June, 1776, and served till Dec, 1776, in
Benj. Gates' Co.; also March 1, 1776 for 10 mo. as Sergeant and artificer in Benj. Gates' Co.
Was in the Battle of Bunker Hill. He received a pension, and widow also. His will mentions sons
John and Nathaniel; daughters Mary Smith, Ruth Sykes, Candace Sykes, Margaret Gilbert, and
Harriet Baldwin. His last place of residence was Marshall, Oneida Co., where the will was
probated June 25, 1836. He lived in Rupert, Vt., where he is recorded as selling several parcels
of land from Oct. 1, 1793 to May 2, 1807. He probably moved from there to Canton, N. Y."
"Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records"
Willington Vital Records 1727-1851
White, Lorraine Cook, ed.
Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002
"Ebenezer, s. Richard & Zipporah, b. Sept. 16, 1755; vol A, p 79"
"Abstracts of wills of Oneida County, N.Y. : copied from the
original records at the Surrogate's Office, Utica, N.Y."
Barber, Gertrude A.
Historical Collections of the Essex Institute
Vol. 52, No. 2, p. 192 (Apr 1916)
T.A. Skilton, "Note On Ingersoll Genealogy"
"There, in 1755, was born the Bunker Hill soldier, Ebenezer Ingersoll..."
1790 US Federal Census
Shaftsbury, Bennington County, Vermont
"Ebenezer INGORSON : 1 white male >16, 2 white male <16, 2 white female, 0 other (p. 7) "
(note transcription misspelling)
"Family Data Collection - Individual Records"
(aka, "Gene Pool Individual Records")
"Ebenezer Ingersoll Spouse: Margaret Whitcomb
Parents: Richard Ingersoll , Zipporah Smith Birth Place: Tolland Co, Willington, CT Birth Date: 16 September 1755
Marriage Place: Greenwich, Hampshire Co, MA Marriage Date: 23 September 1779
Death Place: Ny City, Ny Co, NY Death Date: 26 June 1834"