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Nathaniel Hart

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hanover County, Province of Virginia
Death: Died in Fort Boonesborough, Madison County, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Madison County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Thomas Hart and Susannah Hart
Husband of Sarah Hart
Father of Keziah Thompson; Susannah Shelby; Simpson Hart; Nathaniel Hart, Jr.; John Hart and 4 others
Brother of Henry Phillip Hart; John Hezekial Hart; Keziah Ann Gooch; Col. Thomas Hart; John Hart and 5 others

Occupation: Gentleman and Pioneer
Managed by: Private User
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About Nathaniel Hart

Nathaniel Hart (1734-82), pioneer, Revolutionary officer, and proprietor in and chief negotiator for the Transylvania Company of Kentucky, was born in Hanover County, Va., the son of Thomas and Susannah Rice Hart. His grandfather, Thomas Hart, a merchant, emigrated from London, England, to Hanover County about 1690 and left an only son, Thomas (1632-1755), father of Nathanlel. His mother was an aunt of Daniel Rice, the renowned Presbyterian minister who, before moving to Kentucky in 1781, is said to have taken part in the establishment of one or more early Presbyterian churches in Orange County (now Caswell County), N.C., among which Hyco (now Red House) is one of the oldest in central North Carolina.

Nathaniel Hart was killed by Indians.

http://simpsonhistory.com/notes/nathanielhart.html


HART, NATHANIEL Ancestor #: A051665 Service: NORTH CAROLINA - VIRGINIA Rank(s): CAPTAIN, PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 5-8-1734 HANOVER CO VIRGINIA Death: 8-11-1782 BLUE LICKS SPR LINCOLN CO KY DIST VIRGINIA Service Source: HEITMAN, HIST REG OF OFFICERS OF THE CONT ARMY DURING THE WAR OF THE REV, 1775-1783, P 177; KY IN RETROSPECT, P 187

Service Description: 
1) NC RANGERS

2) DEFENDER OF FT BOONESBOROUGH



            
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Nathaniel Hart's Timeline

1734
May 8, 1734
Hanover County, Province of Virginia
1762
March 18, 1762
Age 27
Caswell, North Carolina, United States
1764
February 18, 1764
Age 29
Orange County, Province of North Carolina
1768
April 30, 1768
Age 33
Caswell Co., NC
1770
September 30, 1770
Age 36
Province of Virginia
1773
February 5, 1773
Age 38
Orange County, Province of North Carolina
1775
April 7, 1775
Age 40
1776
July 17, 1776
Age 42
1779
October 25, 1779
Age 45
Boonesborough, Kentucky County, Virginia, United States