1765 inventory of Joseph Stone of Farmington, Connecticut.
Note the many carpenter's tools, highlighted by arrows: The first appearance of Joseph Stone in Connecticut records occurs when he married Abigail Jerome on 11 Jan. 1742 in Wallingford.  He settled in the southwest part of Farmington, and he died 19 July 1765, no doubt in Farmington.  That he is the same person as Joseph Stone of Rutland, Mass., is strongly supported by circumstantial evidence: