Person:Daniel Ashcraft (3)

m. 12 Sep 1690
  1. John Ashcraft1696 - 1745
  2. Daniel Ashcraft1698 - 1755
  3. Ephraim Ashcraft1701 -
  4. Jedediah Ashcraft1703/04 - Bef 1772
  5. Mary Ashcraft1705 -
  6. Uriah Ashcraft1708 - abt 1791
  7. Hannah Ashcraft1708 - abt 1710
m. abt 1723
  1. Ephraim Ashcraftabt 1724 - 1791
  2. Richard Ashcraft
  3. Jediah Ashcraftabt 1735 - 1794
  4. Daniel Ashcroft1736 - 1774
  5. Ichabod Ashcraftabt 1737 - 1803
  6. John Ashcraft1737 - between 1832
  7. Jacob Ashcraft
  8. Elizabeth Ashcroft1739 -
  9. Richard Ashcraft (3)abt 1740 - 1792
  10. Felix Ashcraft
  11. Rachel Ashcroft1741 -
  12. Margaret Ashcroft1743 -
Facts and Events
Name Daniel Ashcraft
Gender Male
Birth[1] 14 Aug 1698 Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
Other[2] c 1721 Migration - Left Connecticut because of hard feelings over his killing of an Indian in Groton.
Marriage abt 1723 to Elizabeth Lewis
Other? c 1753 Migration - Moved to Sleepy Creek, Berkeley County, Virginia (now West Virginia)
Death? 9 Oct 1755 Lost Creek, Harrison, Virginia, United StatesKilled by Indians
Alt Death[2] 1774 Berkeley, Charles City, Virginia, United States

From Hempstead's Diary:

Sunday, June 12, 1720. I was on Jry of inquest upon ye Indian which died last night of ye wound he rec'd of Daniel Ashcraft on Thursday last on his forehead with a stone.
Friday, Sept 10. Daniel Ashcraft brought in not guilty.

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10 May 1732: Sold 220 A. to William Allen in Wrightstown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

24 Oct 1737: Sold 120 A. to James Dean in Wrightstown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

[Note: No record has been located of Daniel purchasing the land he later sold.]

7 Jan 1738: Daniel witnessed the will of Mary Strawhan of Bethlehem (though he was still living in Bucks County).

References
  1. Stonington Vital Records, in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, 1:92.

    ASHCRAFT, Daniell, s. John, b. Aug. 14, 1698

  2. 2.0 2.1 Neal, Martha Ashcraft. The Ashcraft Family: Descendants of Daniel Ashcraft. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1994), p. 7, 21, 22, 23.