Stimson, Captain Theophilis (1796-1872)

In Recognition for: Service to the Town of Gray

Captain Theophilis Stimson (15 Jun 1796 - 2 Sep 1872) and his brother Woodbury were iron workers and they made farm implements and edged tools. 

Captain Stimson was active in town affairs and the state militia.  He was a representative to the legislature in 1842-1844.  In the mid 1850’s he bought the tavern at Gray Corner and ran it for a number of years.  He operated a blacksmiths shop from 1840’s to 1860’s.

Sponsor: Gray Historical Society
Approved: 25 Jan 2011