Caleb Dana (1697 - 1769) MP

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Birthplace: Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Christopher Empey
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Immediate Family

About Caleb Dana

Caleb Dana

  • Birth: 13 JUN 1697 in Cambidge, Middlesex, MA
  • Death: 28 APR 1769 in Cambidge, Middlesex, MA
  • Burial: Cambridge, Middlesex, MA
  • Father: Daniel Dana b: 20 MAR 1664
  • Mother: Naomi Croswell

Marriage

  1. Phebe Chandler b: 2 JAN 1703/4 in Andover, Essex, MA Married: 14 JUL 1726 in Andover, Essex, MA

Children

  1. Phebe Dana b: 12 JUL 1729 in Cambridge, Middlesex, MA
  2. Caleb Dana b: 10 AUG 1733 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
  3. George Dana b: 1 JAN 1740 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  4. James Dana b: 11 MAY 1735 in Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts
  5. Priscilla Dana b: 24 AUG 1731 in Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

Notes

Mrs. Phebe (Dana) Coolidge's father made his will 4 Mar. 1769, and in a second codicil, dated 28 Apr. 1769. gave to his daughter Phebe £5, "if she return to dwell in New England," and to his grandsons Henry, Caleb, Robert, and James D. Coolidge lands in the wilderness (Dana Family, page 50).

Sources

  1. Family Data Collection - Individual Records Name: George Dana Spouse: Elizabeth Parks Parents: Caleb Dana, Phebe Chandler Birth Place: Middlesex, Cambridge, MA Birth Date: 1 Jan 1741 Death Place: Ashburnham, Worchester, MA Death Date: 11 Apr 1787 Source Citation: Birth year: 1741; Birth city: Cambridge; Birth state: MA.
  2. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volumes 76-77 (Google eBook) New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1922 - New England.  Page 288.  "The New England Coolidges" 

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Caleb Dana's Timeline

1697
June 13, 1697
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1726
July 14, 1726
Age 29
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1729
July 12, 1729
Age 32
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1733
1733
Age 35
1741
January 1, 1741
Age 43
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1769
April 28, 1769
Age 71
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
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Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States