Biographical Sketch of Hiram F. Kingsland
Kingsland, Hiram F., Ferrisburgh, North Ferrisburgh p. o., was born in Addison, Vt., in 1828, and settled in Ferrisburgh, Vt., in 1844, and purchased his present homestead farm in 1873. He was married in 1863 to Rhoda Wing, a daughter of Isaac and Fanny (Barnes) Wing. Rhoda was born in 1840. They have a family of five children — Herbert H., Jessie, Franklin, Hiram, jr., and Howard S. Hiram F. Kingsland was a son of Abraham and Ann (Vanderhoof) Kingsland, who were born and married in New Jersey; settled in Addison, and died in Ferrisburgh, Vt. They had a family of five children born to them — Hiram F., Frederick R., Elizabeth Charlotte, and Jones. Mr. Kingsland died in 1884, aged eighty-one years, and his wife, Ann Kingsland, died in 1879, aged seventy-four years. Rhoda Wing’s ancestors were among the early settlers of Vermont, and large land owners.