Nathaniel Dickinson III

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Nathaniel Dickinson, III

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: October 10, 1751 (88)
Hatfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Unknown
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathaniel Dickinson, Jr. and Hannah Dickinson (Beardsley)
Husband of Lydia Dickinson; Hepzibah Dickenson and Lydia Dickenson
Father of Samuel Dickinson; Ebenezer Dickinson; Daniel Dickinson; Hepzibah Belding; Nathaniel Dickinson, IV and 4 others
Brother of Hannah Kellogg; John Dickinson, Sr.; Sarah; Daniel Dickinson; Robert Dickinson and 1 other

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About Nathaniel Dickinson III

Nathaniel Dickinson was the second son and third child of Nathaniel and Hannah Dickinson. He was born May 7, 1663, probably in Hatfield, Massachusetts, and resided in that town, where he died before 1757. He was among the severe sufferers by the Indians in the Connecticut Valley. He married first Hepzibah, daughter of Samuel Gibbs, of Windham, Connecticut. She died at the age of fifty-eight years, in 1713. He married second Lydia, daughter of Samuel Marshall, and widow of Samuel Wright, of Northampton, Massachusetts. His children, all born of his first wife, were: Nathaniel, killed by Indians in 1698, Samuel, Ebenezer, Daniel, Hepzibah, Nathaniel, Benjamin.

Dickinson, Nathaniel. b. May 7, 1663; Hatfield, Massachusetts. d. October 10, 1751; prob. Hatfield, Massachusetts. mo. Hannah (Beardsley) Dickinson. f. Nathaniel Dickinson. m. to Hepzibah (Gibbs) Dickinson; b. January 12, 1664, Hatfield, Massachusetts; d. June 26, 1713, prob. Hatfield, Massachusetts; dau. Samuel Gibbs and Hepzibah (Dibble) Gibbs of Windsor, Connecticut; m. her in 1684. m. to Lydia (Marshall) (Wright) Dickinson; b. August 26, 1713; dau. Samuel Marshall and wid. Samuel Wright, III of Northampton, Massachusetts; m. her August 15, 1738.

Children of Nathaniel Dickinson and Hepzibah (Gibbs) Dickinson.

Nathaniel Dickinson. b. February 25, 1685; d. July 15, 1698.

Samuel Dickinson. b. December 30, 1687.

Ebenezer Dickinson. b. October 7, 1690; d. November 21, 1774.

Daniel Dickinson. b. November 13, 1693.

Hepzibah Dickinson. b. August 7, 1696.

Nathaniel Dickinson. b. November 27, 1698.

Son. b. and d. August 27, 1702.

Benjamin Dickinson. b. September 11, 1703.

Thankful Dickinson. b. September 11, 1703.

Catherine Dickinson. b. January 8, 1706.

On July 15, 1698 a small group including Nathaniel and sons Nathaniel and Samuel were hoeing corn in the Hatfield meadow when they were fire upon by Indians. Nathaniel, Jr. was killed and Samuel was taken captive but later rescued. Nathaniel, Sr.'s horse was shot from under him but he escaped.

Nathaniel Dickinson's date of death is located in the town's cemetery records. He made a will in 1743 which was approved in 1757. His first wife, Hepzibah, was baptized March 12, 1664. 04/10/1993.

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Nathaniel Dickinson III's Timeline

May 7, 1663
Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
December 25, 1663
December 30, 1687
Age 24
Hatfield, Hampshire, MA
October 7, 1690
Age 27
November 13, 1693
Age 30
Hatfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
August 7, 1696
Age 33
Hatfield, Hampshire, MA
November 27, 1698
Age 35
Hatfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
August 27, 1702
Age 39
September 11, 1702
Age 39
Hatfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts