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  (b. 22 August 1717 Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. abt. 1783 Worthington, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay )  

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Nathan LEONARD was born 22 August 1717 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut . Nathan LEONARD was the child of Samuel LEONARD (LEONARDSON)   and   Lydia COOKE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Samuel LEONARD (LEONARDSON) and Abigail ATWOOD (WOOD) (maternal)  Richard COOKE and Grace LARABEE?

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Nathan  married  Abigail HERRICK 12 November 1739 in Griswold, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 12 children. Abigail HERRICK  was born 21 October 1721 in Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck).  Abigail died 14 February 1811 in Hinsdale, Massachusetts, USA.  Abigail was the child of Ephraim HERRICK and Rachel FELLOWS.

Nathan LEONARD died abt. 1783 in Worthington, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay.
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Did You Know?America - Did you know? February 22, 1819 - Spain agrees to cede Florida to the United States.
Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

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Nathan LEONARD married flag female ancestor Abigail HERRICK-- Date: 12 November 1739 Place: Griswold, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Abigail HERRICK was the child of Ephraim HERRICK and Rachel FELLOWS

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1717 Birth
22 August 1717
Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
Oct 3, 1717 - Nathan, son of Sam'l LEONARDSON

Extracted from
The Bi-Centennial Celebration
First Congregational Church
of Preston, Connecticut, 1698-1898
Statistics of the Church Taken From The Church Records.

Pages 137 - 152 ct/ preston_ct_bapt.htm

1739 Marriage / Partner
Nathan LEONARD and Abigail HERRICK 12 November 1739, Griswold, Connecticut, USA (Jewett City)
1740 Birth of Child
Abigail LEONARD was born 15 June 1740, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1742 Birth of Child
Nathan LEONARD was born 17 June 1742, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1744 Birth of Child
Amy LEONARD was born 25 August 1744, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1747 Birth of Child
Phinehas LEONARD was born 5 April 1747, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1749 Birth of Child
Eunice LEONARD was born 19 May 1749, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1751 Birth of Child
Elisha LEONARD was born 2 January 1751, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1753 Birth of Child
Phineas LEONARD was born 6 May 1753, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1755 Birth of Child
Ezra LEONARD was born 30 June 1755, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1757 Birth of Child
James LEONARD was born 21 April 1757, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1759 Birth of Child
Jonas LEONARD was born 24 April 1759, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1762 Birth of Child
Levi LEONARD was born 26 June 1762, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
1765 Birth of Child
Simeon LEONARD was born 17 September 1765, Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)

Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
Old Preston, Connecticut cemetery. Located near the intersection of Rte 164 and Rte 165. Many of the stones are so old that erosion has reduced them to ordinary rocks (without any visible signs of writing on them).
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Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 11/5/2021 3:52:51 PM
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