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  (b. abt. 1652 Norwalk, New Haven Colony   d. 18 April 1727 Franklin, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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Nathaniel RUDD was born abt. 1652 in Norwalk, New Haven Colony . Nathaniel RUDD was the child of Jonathan RUDD   and   Mary (Marcie) METCALF?

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Nathaniel  married  Mary POST 16 April 1685 in Norwich, Connecticut Colony .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Mary POST  was born November 1662 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville).  Mary died 13 November 1705 in Franklin, Connecticut, USA.  Mary was the child of John POST and Hester HYDE.

Nathaniel  married  (2) Abigail HARTSHORN 31 January 1705/1706 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Abigail HARTSHORN  was born 28 April 1686 in Reading, Massachusetts, USA.  Abigail died 22 October 1727 in Franklin, Connecticut, USA.  Abigail was the child of Joseph HARTSHORN and Sarah BURT.

Nathaniel RUDD died 18 April 1727 in Franklin, Crown Colony of Connecticut.
Details of the family tree of Nathaniel appear below.
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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Nathaniel RUDD


Nathaniel RUDD married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Mary POST-- Date: 16 April 1685 Place: Norwich, Connecticut Colony
Mary POST was the child of John POST and Hester HYDE

Children of Nathaniel RUDD and Mary POST:

Nathaniel RUDD married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Abigail HARTSHORN-- Date: 31 January 1705/1706 Place: Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Abigail HARTSHORN was the child of Joseph HARTSHORN and Sarah BURT

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Jonathan and Nathaniel Rudd, brothers, came from Saybrook. The former settled east of the Shetucket, and the latter at the West Farms. It is probable that they were sons of that Jonathan Rudd who was married at Bride Brook in the winter of 1646—7.

Nathaniel Rudd married, April 16, l68o, Mary, daughter of John Post. His homestead was in that part of the West Farms which is now Bozrah. He died in April, 1727, leaving an estate valued at £689.

Daniel Rudd, one of the sons of Nathaniel, born in 1710, married for his second wife, (July 1, 1745,) Mary Metcalf, a daughter of the Rev. Joseph Metcalf of Falmouth, Me. She had previously been living with her relatives in Lebanon, to which place she came from her far-off home, according to tradition, in a three-days' journey, riding on a pillion behind Capt. James Fitch. Her son, Daniel Rudd, Jr., born June 10, 1754, married Abigail Allen of Montville, who died Jan. 20, 1857, wanting only a few months of being 100 years of age....Read MORE...

History of Norwich, Connecticut: From Its Possession by the Indians to the Year 1866 Author Frances Manwaring Caulkins Publisher By H.P. Haven, 1874
1685 Marriage / Partner
Nathaniel RUDD and Mary POST 16 April 1685, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1693 Birth of Child
Jonathan RUDD was born 22 May 1693, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1696 Birth of Child
Mary RUDD was born 3 February 1696, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1697 Birth of Child
Lydia RUDD was born 22 June 1697, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1705 Death of Spouse/Partner
Mary POST died 13 November 1705, Franklin, Connecticut, USA
1707 Birth of Child
Nathaniel RUDD was born 6 April 1707, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1708 Birth of Child
Joseph RUDD was born 31 October 1708, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1710 Birth of Child
Daniel RUDD was born 12 March 1710, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1711 Birth of Child
Sarah RUDD was born 23 January 1711, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1713 Birth of Child
Abigail RUDD was born 6 August 1713, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1715 Birth of Child
Lydia RUDD was born 12 April 1715, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1717 Birth of Child
Ann RUDD was born 7 February 1717, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1719 Birth of Child
Susanna RUDD was born 15 May 1719, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1722 Birth of Child
Gideon RUDD was born 2 February 1722, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
1723 Birth of Child
Patience RUDD was born 6 November 1723, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)
Name: Nathaniel Rudd
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Death Date: 18 Apr 1727
Death Place: Franklin, Connecticut
Age: 75
Birth Date: 1652
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03415-9
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3195
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'Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F762-6PB : 9 February 2018), Nathaniel Rudd, 18 Apr 1727; citing Franklin, Connecticut, reference ; FHL microfilm 3,195.
Nathaniel RUDD - Grave
Plains Cemetery Franklin New London County Connecticut, USA

Nathaniel is buried at: Plains Cemetery Franklin New London County Connecticut, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 3/14/2018 10:12:05 AM
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