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Nathaniel Graves, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: England
Death: September 28, 1682 (48-57)
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Graves, of Hatfield and Sarah Graves
Husband of Martha Graves and Martha Graves
Father of Mary Graves; Sarah Bradfield; Rebecca Graves; Nathaniel Graves, Jr.; Martha Russell and 2 others
Brother of John Graves, of Hatfield and Sgt. Isaac Graves

Managed by: David Lee Kaleita
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About Nathaniel Graves, Sr.

Alt death date: 9/28/1692


Biography

Nathaniel Graves (5) was born about 1629 in England, and died 28 Sept. 1682 at Wethersfield, Conn. He married Martha Betts, daughter of John and Mary Betts, on 16 Jan. 1655. She was born in 1625 in England, and died 13 April 1701. He settled in Wethersfield and was made a freeman there 21 May 1657, was surveyor there in 1661, a fence viewer in 1669, and drew lands in 1670. He had a homestead on the east side of Broad Street, Wethersfield, in 1659. In 1662, John Betts of Wethersfield conveyed to him 23 acres of land, and in the deed calls him "his brother." Nathaniel settled the estate of his father in Conn. ("House lot of 3 acres whereon he liveth," and other lands granted to him in Wethersfield) between 1645 and 1652. The inventory of Nathaniel's estate, dated 30 Oct. 1682, amounted to 439 pounds, 2 s., 2 d. (R‑200)

Children - Graves

  • 28. Sarah Graves, b. 4 Oct. 1656, m. Samuel Bradfield. They moved to Branford, Conn. He was probably a son of Lesly Bradfield.
  • 29. Mary Graves, b. 11 Nov. 1658, m. John Deming, 5 Jan. 1684. He was b. 9 Sept. 1658 and d. 25 Nov. 1729. He was called "drummer", and was a son of Sergeant John, and grandson of John Deming.
  • 30. Rebecca Graves, b. Feb. 1660.
  • 31. Nathaniel Graves, b. 1662, d. 5 Jan. 1681.
  • +32. Martha Graves, b. 15 July 1667, m. John Russell, 9 April 1691, d. 15 July 1740.
  • 33. Abigail Graves, b. 15 Oct. 1669, m. Ebenezer Belden (son of John and Lydia Belden or Belding).

References

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Yates Publishing U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004; @R1@

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Source number: 772.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: WH2

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Ancestry.com U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012; @R1@

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Heritage Consulting Millennium File Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003; @R1@

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Ancestry.com North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2016; @R10@

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Book Title: Genealogy of the Graves family in America : three volumes : volume 1 : sketch of the family in England : genealogy of the family of Thomas Graves, of Hatfield, Massachusetts

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Heritage Consulting Millennium File Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003; @R1@

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Ancestry.com U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012; @R1@

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Ancestry.com U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012; @R1@

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Yates Publishing U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004; @R1@

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Source number: 772.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: WH2

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Nathaniel Graves, Sr.'s Timeline

1629
1629
England
1656
October 4, 1656
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT, USA
1658
November 11, 1658
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut Colon
November 11, 1658
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1660
February 1660
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1662
1662
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1667
July 1667
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1669
October 15, 1669
Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
1682
September 28, 1682
Age 53
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States