Sgt. Waitstill Strong

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Waitstill Strong

Birthplace: Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Northampton, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Strong, Sr. and Rachel Strong Bardley
Husband of Sarah Strong and Mindwell Strong
Father of Waitstill Strong, Jr.; John Strong, Sr.; Mindwell Clapp; Phebe Wright; Benjah Strong and 3 others
Brother of Justice Joseph Strong; Hon. Adino Strong; Rachel Dudley; Selah Strong, Sr.; Benajah Strong and 4 others
Half brother of Thomas Strong, Jr.; Maria Judd; John Strong; Hewett Strong and Asahel Strong

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About Sgt. Waitstill Strong

Waitstill Strong was married first to Sarah Janes on 19 Dec 1701 in Northampton. They were the parents of one son, Waitstill Jr., b. 1704, d. 1792. Sarah died in 1705.

History of Northampton, MA, J. R. Trumbull; "Waitstill Strong was a farmer at Northampton and a large landholder. He is recorded as having sold his 300 acres at Cold Spring [ Belchertown] in 1727-8 for 48£. 31/2 shillin per acre.

Waitstill Strong was a Serg't in Father Rales War serving 3 weeks in 1722, 7 weeks in 1724 and 7 weeks in 1725. He was also listed in Kings George's War serving after the fall of Louisburg 1746/48."

He married Mindwell Bartlett 7 March 1708, they were the parents of Submit Strong who married Jonathan Clap.

Family links:

 Thomas Strong (1637 - 1689)
 Rachel Holton Strong Bradley (1650 - ____)

 Mindwell Bartlett Strong (1682 - 1741)*
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Burial: Bridge Street Cemetery Northampton Hampshire County Massachusetts, USA

Created by: Peggy Patrick Wallace Record added: Jun 19, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 53879847

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Sgt. Waitstill Strong's Timeline

August 1677
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 19, 1701
Age 24
January 18, 1704
Age 26
March 7, 1708
Age 30
Northampton, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
December 2, 1709
Age 32
October 30, 1711
Age 34
Northampton, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
May 23, 1712
Age 34
Northampton, MA, USA
December 3, 1714
Age 37
Northampton, MA, USA
June 30, 1717
Age 39
Northampton, MA, USA
April 1, 1721
Age 43
Northampton, MA, USA