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Daniel Kirkland

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Birthplace: Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Norwich, New London, CT, USA
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Son of Lt. John Kirtland and Lydia (Pratt) Kirtland
Husband of Mary Kirkland
Father of Reverend Samuel Kirkland; Joseph Kirkland; Jabez Kirkland; Mary Kirkland; Samuel Kirkland and 7 others
Brother of John Kirtland, Jr.; Priscilla Jones; Lydia Kirkland; Elizabeth Kirkland; Nathaniel Kirkland and 5 others

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About Daniel Kirkland

BIOGRAPHY: New England Families Genealogical and Memorial Compiled under the Editorial Supervision of William Richard Cutter, A.M. Volume III ? New York ? Lewis Historical Publishing Company - 1914 Rev. Daniel Kirkland, son of Lieutenant John (2) Kertland or Kirtland, was born June 17, 1701, died in 1773, at the age of seventy-two years. He was very poor when he died and he grave was not marked with a stone, so that now the spot where he is buried is unknown. He attended Yale College from when he was graduated in 1720. He studied theology, and December 10, 1723, was ordained the first pastor of the Third Church, in Norwich (Newent). He preached in that church for thirty years, and then was obliged to give it up as he became deranged. He was father of Rev. Samuel Kirkland, the well-known missionary to the Oneida Indians for forty years or more, and he was grandfather of President John Thornton Kirkland, of Harvard University. He married, July 15, 1723, Mary Perkins, probably daughter of Jabez and Hannah (Lothrop) Perkins.

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Rev. Daniel Kirkland's Timeline

1701
June 17, 1701
Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Province of Connecticut, (Present USA)
1720
1720
Age 18
Yale University
1721
1721
Age 19
First Pastor of Newent Church at Norwich, Connecticut, United States
1723
July 15, 1723
Age 22
1724
July 16, 1724
Age 23
1725
October 1, 1725
Age 24
1727
April 15, 1727
Age 25
1729
July 6, 1729
Age 28
1731
July 24, 1731
Age 30
1733
September 5, 1733
Age 32