Capt. Nathaniel Merrick

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Nathaniel Merrick

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
Death: Died in Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Brewster, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Merrick, Jr. and Abigail Merrick (Hopkins)
Husband of Alice Merrick (Freeman)
Father of Hannah Snow (Merrick); Constant Merrick; Mercy King; Capt. William Merrick; Gideon Merrick and 5 others
Brother of Rebecca Sparrow; William Merrick, III; Stephen Merrick; Benjamin Merrick; John Merrick and 3 others

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About Capt. Nathaniel Merrick

https://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/nathaniel-merrick_28031106

ancestry.com:

'Nathaniel Merrick

Born in Massachusetts, USA on 1670

to William Merrick and Abigail Hopkins.

Nathaniel married Alice Freeman and had 10 children.

He passed away on 1743 in Harwick, Massachusetts, USA.

Family Members

Parents

William Merrick 1643-1732

Abigail Hopkins 44-1690

Spouse(s)

Alice Freeman 1660-1768

Children

Hannah Merrick 1697-1766

Constant Merrick 1702-1759

Mercy Merrick 1707-1775

William Merrick 1708-1742

Gideon Merrick 1725-1740

Priscilla Merrick 1707-1778

Ruth Merrick 1702-66

Alice Merrick 1716-1758

Benjamin Merrick 1717-1792

Sarah Merrick 1723-1760



Nathaniel8, son of (William2, William1) and

Abigail (Hopkins) Merrick, born , 1673, at Eastham,

Mass. Married Alice Freeman; she daughter of Samuel and Mercy (Southworth) Freeman, and a grand-daughter of Samuel and Apphia Freeman; also of Constant Southworth, (b. about 1614; d. 1679,) and of Elizabeth (Collins) Southworth; Elizabeth Collins was daughter of William (d. about 1651), and Jane, his wife. Constant Southworth was son of Edward Southworth, of Wingdon, England, and Alice Carpenter, who afterwards married Governor Bradford.

Nathaniel Merrick resided in Harwich; was a Captain in the Colonial Militia; in 1722 he was appointed to answer for the town of Harwich to a presentment for not having a sufficient highway between Yarmouth and Chatham; in 1725 he is returned as having children of school age; his will is dated October 18, 1743, and he died at Harwich, November 13, 1743.

Nine children—

i. William, b. ; m. and had William and Gideon.

ii. Gideon, b. .

iii. Constant, b. about 1701.

iv. Benjamin, b. March 20,1717.18; m. Elizabeth Davis,

1738.

v. Hannah, b ; m. John Snow.

vi. Mercy, b ; m. Ebenezer King.

vii. Ruth, b ; m. Thomas Hinckley.

viii. Priscilla, b. ; m. Elisha Cobb.

ix. Alice, b. ; m. Capt. Benjamin Ruggles'Oct. 19,

1736.

Was a Captain in the Colonial Militia, he resided in Harwich, MA. He had seven children, William, Gideon, Constant, Benjamin, Hannah,, who married John Snow, Mercy, who married Ebenezer King, Ruth, who married Thomas Hinkley, and Priscilla, who married Elisha Cobb.

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Capt. Nathaniel Merrick's Timeline

1675
1675
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
1700
1700
Age 25
Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1702
1702
Age 27
Probably Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1704
1704
Age 29
Probably Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
1706
1706
Age 31
Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
1708
1708
Age 33
Of Harwich,Barnstable,MA
1710
1710
Age 35
Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1712
1712
Age 37
Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
1715
1715
Age 40
Harwich, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)