About Gilbert Hatch
GILBERT HATCH, born in Preston, Conn., Aug 14, 1764; married Sally Nichols, born Jan. 1767, and came to Northfield between 1790 and 1800, and settled on the William Gold farm. He was town clerk from 1813, when Dr. Robinson died, many years, and held other town ofiices; children by his first wife: Polly, b. 1801; Sarah, 1802; Amos S., 1803; Elizabeth, 1805; Edward N., 1806; Sidney S., 1808; Sarah Ann, 1810; by his second wife, Martha Royce ;—-his first died in 1817,-—he had Sidney, b 1818; Gilbert M., 1822; Marion F., 1824; all born. in Northfield. He died in 1835.
Source: The Vermont Historical Gazetteer: A Magazine, Embracing a History of Each Town, Civil, Ecclesiastical, Biographical and Military, Volume 4. By Abby Maria Hemenway. Page 619.