Name: Solomon Phillips
Given Name: Solomon
Birth: 26 May 1803 in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont 1
Death: 28 Sep 1890 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont
Burial: Maplewood Cmtry, Huntington, Vermont 2
!BIRTH-PARENTS-SIBLINGS: Revolutionary War pension file for Solomon Phillips; ; declaration by wife Susanna W1923; ; National Archives; NOTE: includes flyleaf from family Bible that lists his name and date of birth.
Change Date: 18 Jul 2013 at 01:00:00
!BIRTH-DEATH: Vermont Vital Record Card Index; 1871-1908; Division of Public Records, Montpelier VT; ; FHL Microfilm #0540132; NOTE: date differs from that of his tombstone. Age given as 87y5m2d. NOTE: The copy of the town clerk's record gives his date of death as Sept 28 and his age as 87y5m5d.
!BIRTH-DEATH-CEMETERY: Tombstone inscription; 1803-1890; Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, Chittenden Co, VT; ; Viewed and photographed Sept 1991 by Pat Geary, Harrisonburg, VA; NOTE: reads Solomon Phillips May 26, 1803 died Sept 28, 1890 AE 87yrs 4mo 2ds. Absent, but not forgotten Truly my soul waiteth upon God; from him cometh my salvation.
!MARRIAGE-BIRTH-PARENTS: Vermont Vital Record Card Index; 1871-1908; Division of Public Records, Montpelier VT; ; FHL Microfilm #0540131; NOTE: 2nd marriage, age 67, bp given as St. Johnsbury VT, certified copy in possession of Pat Geary, Harrisonburg, VA.
1830 US Census, Chittenden Co, VT; 1830; Huntington; Ln 12; National Archives; NOTE: lists Solomon with 2fwm-5, 1fwm20-30, 1fwf 20-30.
1840 US Census, Chittenden Co, VT; 1840; Hinesburgh; ; National Archives; NOTE: lists Solomon with 1fwm-5, 1fwm5-10, 2fwm10-15, 1fwm30-40, 1fwf-5, 1fwf30-40.
1850 US Census, Chittenden Co, VT; 1850; Hinesburgh; p 116; National Archives roll # 923; NOTE: Solomen (50) farmer;
1860 US Census, Chittenden Co, VT; 1860; Hinesburgh; National Archives; enumerated with Alfred Whiteside and family, Solomon Phillips (60), farmer.
1870 US Census, Chittenden Co, VT; 1870; Hinesburgh; p 5; National Archives; NOTE: Family #39, Solomon Phillips (69) farmer. Also listed was Truman Phillips (40) (m W) insane
1880 US Census, Hinesburgh, Chittenden Co, VT; 1880; Vol 3, ED 76, SD 127, Family #56; p 7; National Archives roll #1343; NOTE: Solomon Phillips (77), farmer, blind, father born RI, mother born NH. He is listed with a wife Adelia (49).
!PROBATE-NIL: Chittenden Co, VT Probate Court, Burlington VT.
!MARRIAGE-DEATH-NIL: Town Records; 1890; Hinesburgh, Chittenden Co, VT; (Sept 1991)
Land Records Vol 12; 1845; Town Clerk, Hinesburgh, Chittenden Co, VT; pp 61/62; Town Clerk's Office; NOTE: 7 May 1845 David Phillips of Starksboro (Solomon's brother) paid $120. for a piece of land in Hinesburgh described as follows - all of lot 124 in the 2nd division of lands, lot now occupied by Solomon Phillips, supposed to contain 100 acres more or less.
Land Records, Vol 14; 1890; Town Clerk, Hinesburgh, Chittenden Co, VT; p 287; Town Clerk's Office; NOTE: David Phillips sells to Susan Phillips same 100 acres.
Vol 20, pg 215. Solomon Phillips of Hinesburgh sold to Melissa A. Sherman of Jericho for $100 the Solomon Phillips farm where he has lived for the last fifty years containing 100 acres. 23 June 1890.
Land Records, Vol 20; 1894; Town Clerk, Hinesburgh, Chittenden Co, VT; p 338; Town Clerk's Office; NOTE: Curtis Philips of North Dakota, Rohana Ferrand of Essex, Vt, Malissa Sherman of Jericho, Vt, E. B. Whitaker of Richmond, VT in consideration of the sum of $500. recd in full of Leonard Phillips of Hinesburgh. all of 2nd division of lot 125. 13 Sept 1894. (I found an Elroy B. Whitaker with wife Jane listed in the 1880 census living in Hinesburg, Chittenden County, VT. He was 34, she 28)
!CHILDREN: In the 1830 census Solomon is listed with two males under five. Indicates he may have had another son.
Rhode Island, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1740-1890 about Solomon Phillips
Name: Solomon Phillips
County: Providence County
Database: RI 1777 Military Census Index
Father: Solomon Phillips b: 1760 in , , Rhode Island
Mother: Susanna Willson b: 13 Sep 1777 in Winchester, Cheshire, New Hampshire
Susannah Sherman b: 25 Sep 1806 in Huntington, Chittenden, Vermont
- Leonard Phillips b: 5 Mar 1828 in Starksboro, Addison, Vermont
- Chauncey S. Phillips b: 30 Nov 1832 in Hinesburgh, Chittenden, Vermont
- Solomon Wallace Phillips b: Dec 1836 in Hinesburgh, Chittenden, Vermont
- Ruhamah Rose Marion Phillips b: 6 Feb 1838 in Hinesburgh, Chittenden, Vermont
- Melissa A. Phillips b: 24 Jul 1841 in Hinesburgh, Chittenden, Vermont
- David Curtis Phillips b: 1845 in Hinesburgh, Chittenden, Vermont
- Rebecca H. Phillips b: 15 Jul 1850 in Hinesburgh, Chittenden, Vermont
Miranda McAmber b: ABT 1807 in Monkton, , Vermont
7 Sep 1872
in Monkton, Addison, Vermont
- Title: Vital Records: Research done from records at Town Clerk's Office.
Author: Family Researcher
Publication: E-mail messages from dated Apr 2001
Research taken from Town Records of Hinesburg, Starksboro and Huntington Vermont.
- Title: Tombstone Inscription: Maplewood Cemetery
Author: Geary, Patricia, transcriber
Cemetery located in Huntington, Chittenden County, VT:
Tombstone at Maplewood Cemetery