|Posted By:||Ardith Newbold|
|Subject:||Round House in Southport CT Fillow, Gregory Hawkins, Jelliff, Disbrow, Fuller,|
|Post Date:||March 28, 2004 at 05:49:55|
|Forum:||Fairfield County, CT Genealogy Forum|
Re: ROUND HOUSE,
Having visited the site of my g grandparents in Southport,
I was able to find information on the history of the property
on the Kings Highway and Central Ave. It was also known
as the COLISUM, or THE DUGOUT.
BACK TRACKING: Land Records
1, Isaac Howes Osborn Hawes Osborn of 670 Kings Highway, m. Mary Buckley 1755
2. 1781 to Ebenezer Silliman
a Peter Sillman m. Polly Gregory 2 May 1805 Weston records.
3. 1825 to Capt. William Roberson. 2.5 acres [40:230]
4. 1826 to Capt. Wakeman B Meeker 2 acres [40:230]
Fannie Meeker m Hiram Jelliff m 20 JUL 1845
Center Street opened before `834 and the property split in two.
Below is the chain for the eastern part which contains the triangle
for the ROUND HOUSE
5. 1842 to Charles W Hull 1 rood [2/4 and a ja;f [46::358]
6. ? to Sherman & Jelliff “bought the triangle “ see p 7
7. 1855 to Amos Fuller of Bridgeport, CT [51:57] 45 rods
8 1856 to John Gregory 45 rods [52: 57]
Amos Fuller found in:
Census Microfilm Records: Connecticut, Rhode Island, 1870
Locale: 2-WD BRIDGEPORT
Part: 1 agriculture Page: 155A
Amos Elexander Fuller m Anne Jane Hawkins; I know a Hawkins family bought the home from John and Elizabeth Gregory. Southport, CT.
FILLOW GENEOLOGY, page 53
F27 Benjamin Fillow m. Clementine (Clemons) Fillow
F28 Susannah Fillow m Lewis H. Hanford
F29 Chloe Fillow m. Stephen Gregory abt. 1789
F30 Orpha Fillow m. Bradley Godfrey
F31. Polly Fillow m Moses Gregory
F32. Elijah m. Elizabeth Disbrow
F33. Anna Fillow m. Aaron Jelliff
Fillow # 11, 195, 201, 632, 645, 872, have Sherman family members. Abram, Ephraim, John Henry
Hope this will help others make connections too. Ardie
Have a nice day!