The first photograph shows the
birth of John Phillips, the son of Elisha and Innocent on May 28, 1737.
The record was found by my Cousin Lovel Lord at the Town Hall in New Milford, Connecticut in the
Land Records, Volume 7 Page 6 (13). The second photo is the certification for the record.
The record also lists the children of Innocent (Butts) after she re-married to William Knowles after the
death of Elisha.
photograph shows the marriage of John Phillips and Ann Burden on November 18, 1757.
The record can be found on LDS microfilm 1011946 Records of Marriages for the Congregational
Church, Town of New Milford, Litchfield County, CT, Vol A 1716-1805, Page 29
This is a photo of the baptisms of Elisha and Ziba Phillips which I found in LDS Microfilm #0017313, Church Records, Society of Friends, Oblong Monthly Meetings 1745-1783, Page 191.
This is the
memorial of John Phillips which can be found in the National Archives of Canada, Microfilm