The following data is extracted from Biographies of Croydon, Sullivan County, New Hampshire.
ELISHA and SIMEON PARTRIDGE came from Franklin, Mass., and were among the first settlers. The former married a sister of Timothy Winter and settled on Winter Hill. The latter settled on the B. Brown place, near the Flat. They were valuable citizens, and occupied honorable positions in town.
ELISHA PARTRIDGE, Son of Elisha, is a farmer, and has much musical talent.
Source: Biographies of Croydon, Sullivan County, New Hampshire