Barton Stillman Westerly, Rhode Island

Barton Stillman son of Joseph and Eunice (Stillman) Stillman. His birth date is unknown. His brother Paul was born in 1782 and died in 1810. His Cousin William Stillman is a better known Clockmaker from the same area. The family was known as a family of inventors. Barton is listed as working in Burlington, Connecticut in 1790 through 1795. He is then listed in Westerly in 1810. This clock is very unusual in that it is signed on the snail, “Barton Stillman No. 4. 1814.”