Thomas Endicott Family Group Record and Notes

Children of Thomas Endicott and Sarah Welsh 144

  • 1. Moses Endicott, b. October 31, 1759, Northampton, Burlington Co, NJ; d. May 8, 1834, Harrison Co, KY; m. Martha Hill in 1784 NC, then Mrs. Welmet (Nation) Endicott on March 27, 1834. Note: Wilmont Endicott’s sworn statement dated July 27, 1850 Posey County, Indiana and disposition made by her on October 31, 1855 states that Moses died of malignant fever one month after their marriage 145
  • 2. Joseph Endicott, b. abt 1761 near Mt. Holly, Burlington Co, NJ; d. 1827, Woodford Co, KY; m. Nancy Faubion bf. 1786 in NC. Note: Joseph Endicott never left Kentucky.
  • 3. Aaron Endicott, b. August 13, 1764 probably near Mt. Holly, Burlington County, New Jersey; d. January 4, 1831, Smith Township, Posey Co, IN; m. Phoebe Harmon. Note: The Kentucky State Historical Society records show that Aaron Indecut served on the frontier with the active Kentucky Militia for 15 days and was paid 16 shillings on September 11, 1788 (Captain William Stoel). 146
  • 4. Barzillai Endicott, b. 1766, NC; d. in KY.
  • 5. Thomas Endicott, Jr., b. 1771, VA; d. September 1836, Rush Co, IN; m. Mildred "Milly" Grubbs on November 10, 1795 in KY. Both are buried in the Pleasant Run Cemetery, South of Rushville, IN. 147 Note: Thomas Endicott, Jr. migrated from Harrison County, KY to Rush County, IN in 1834 148. He bought his first land of 20 acres in Rush County on November 3, 1834 and had gone to Rush County with his wife, Mildred and two daughters, Sallie A. and Ann Mariah and one son, James Clayton. His will was made June 10, 1836 and his estate was settled August 10, 1840. 149
  • The 1880 census for Malinda G. Amos, daughter of Thomas and Mildred Endicott shows her parents were born in Virginia 150 Mildred Endicott left a will dated April 9, 1839 151
  • 6. Samuel Endicott, b. 1775, NC; m. April 1, 1806 in Franklin County, KY Elizabeth R. Montague b. 1779 d. 1841, daughter of Thomas and Agnes Ellis Montaque. d. after 1838 152
  • 7. William Endicott b. 1778 Surry Co., NC; d. 1811 Harrison Co., KY; m. Mary Trousdale on December 17, 1801 Bourbon Co., KY. She was born on October 3, 1781 d. July 24, 1853. Note: Mary Trousdale Endicott is buried at the Endicott Meeting House Cemetery. It is believed that William Endicott is also buried there, but it is an unmarked grave.
  • 8. John Endicott, b. April 7, 1781, Surry Co, NC; d. August 14, 1840, Rush Co, IN; m. Ann Kimbrough Davenport Saddler, daughter of Jesse Saddler, on September 5, 1811 Bourbon Co., KY.
  • 9. Nancy Endicott, b. 1783, Surry Co, NC; d. 1831, Posey Co, IN; m. Memorial Forrest, son of Gresham Forrest and Sarah Wood, on January 13, 1804 Bourbon Co, KY. Note: “Nancy Endicott, the much loved daughter of Thomas Endicott, also had gone to Posey County. In 1828 the Posey County Court ordered that James McCravey be appointed guardian for Levina Forrest and Thomas Forrest, infant heirs of Memorial Forrest, deceased, while Sally Forrest, aged fourteen years and three months, chose Mr. McCravey for her guardian. Other heirs were Matilda Forrest McReary, wife of James McReary and John M. Forrest 153 Child of Thomas Endicott and Susanah Young
  • 10. Absolam Turner Endicott, b. November 21, 1815, KY; d. March 2, 1884 Stanford, IL; m. Catherine Clinton on January 10, 1838, then Matilda Dorsett on September 12, 1847 Posey Co, IN.
    Sources
    • 144 Harmon. Endecott-Endicott Family History. 23-43
    • 145 McCloskey. Some Descendants of John Endecott, Governor, Mass Bay Colony
    • 146 Ibid. 35
    • 147 Ibid. 37
    • 148 Ibid. 36
    • 149 Ibid. 37
    • 150 Ibid
    • 151 Ibid
    • 152 Ibid
    • 153 Ibid

    Of the children of Thomas Endicott -- Aaron, Nancy and Absolum were the only ones who migrated on to Posey County, Indiana. Several of the grandchildren of Thomas Endicott and other family members migrated from Kentucky to Indiana.. Authors Special Note: A great deal of gratitude goes to Edward Tracy (Texas) and Cindy Endicott Levingston (Michigan) who graciously conducted the Editorial Review of this research on the Life of Thomas Endicott and his family. Their diligent work, careful review, constructive criticisms, patience and insight proved invaluable. GSH and THS