David Stout, son of Richard I and Penelope Kent Van Princin Stout, born 1667 in Middletown, Monmouth County, NJ.  and died April 1732 as shown on the monument of Capt Nathan Stout who wrote "The History of the Stout Family." He married Rebecca Ashton, daughter of james and Deliverance Throckmorton Ashton in 1688 who was born 1672 in Providence, Rhode Island.
Russell Ray Stout wrote on page five that they first settled on Hop River and about 1725 moved to Amwell Township  Nathan Stout also wrote on page 18 that the sold everything and moved there before the death of his son James Stout. When he died he was buried on his farm and it became a burying place for many of his descendants and is called Stout-Manners Cemetery and located in Ringoes, hunterdon County, NJ. 
They were the parents of James m. Catherine Simpson, Freegift m. Mary Higgins, daughter of Jediah and Mary Nwbold Higgins, David m. Anne Merrill, Joseph m. (1) Mary Ashland, (2) Martha Reeder, Benjamin m. (1) Widow Ketcham (2) Mary Higgins, daughter of Jediah and Hannah Stout Higgins, Rebecca m. John Manners, Sarah never married and Deliverance m. Francis Labaw  on page 18, 
Of their descendants Caleb, son of James, Abner and Job, sons of Joseph emigrated to Western Virginia. After page forty-five of Russell Ray Stout's book there is a discussion of the Stout Coat of Arms and line graph's of all of their descendants who left New Jersey and went west. 
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On 12 Jun 2015 at 07:14 GMT Kate Stout wrote:
Elizabeth Bee is the wife of Richard Stout's father, John Stout.
There is a lot of documentation for David and the Stout family.
On 1 May 2015 at 20:51 GMT Greg Hays wrote:
On 8 Sep 2014 at 00:34 GMT Steven Mix wrote:
However, this region of East Jersey was under contention in that final decade through three major wars. In any event, I think we have determined that we are excluding New Jersey profiles from NNS for any births in New Jersey after Sep. 1664.
There were a lot of Dutch settlers who moved over to Jerey from Long Island, perhaps in the battles of population settlement control. But the Sept. 1664 seems a good cutoff.
On 26 Mar 2014 at 17:24 GMT Michelle (Gerard) Hartley wrote:
On 21 Feb 2012 at 01:49 GMT Lindsay (Stough) Coleman wrote:
David is 16 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 19 degrees from AJ Jacobs, 20 degrees from Michael Phelps, 25 degrees from Neil deGrasse Tyson and 17 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II of the Commonwealth Realms on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.