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Nathaniel Porter

Birthdate: (39)
Birthplace: Windsor, Connecticut Colony
Death: January 14, 1680 (39)
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Son of John Porter, II and Anna Porter
Husband of Elizabeth Porter; Hannah Porter (Groves) and Elizabeth Porter
Father of Mary Royce; Hannah Curtis; Sarah Beach; Ruth Curtis; Nathaniel Porter and 3 others
Brother of Robert Porter; Ann Gaylord (Porter); John Porter; Sarah Judson (Porter); Johanna Neville and 15 others
Half brother of Amanda Porter - Bartlett

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About Nathaniel Porter

Nathaniel Porter, b. 19 Jul 1640, Windsor, Hartford, CT, died Jan 1680 Statford, Fairfield, CT, spouse Hannah Groves, spouse Elizabeth Baldwin. He married Elizabeth Baldwin in 1673.

There is some controversy about his two wives. Some list the second wife as Elizabeth Groves. See the reference below for some of the sources. Early Families of Milford, Connecticut (Abbott) simply said Elizabeth Baldwin married a Porter and does not list children for her.

Nathaniel was born Jul. 19, 1640 in Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA and died Jan. 14, 1680 in Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA. He was the son of John Porter (1594 - 1648) and Anna White (1600 - 1647).

Children with Hannah Groves:

  1. Hannah, 10 April 1665. Died 14 Feb 1738. Married Zachariah Curtiss.
  2. Sarah, 7 Sept 1667. Married Nathaniel Beach.
  3. Ruth, 2 Nov 1669. Married Sgt Ebenezer Curtiss.
  4. Nathaniel, 27 August 1672. Married Ruth Woodruff.

Children with Elizabeth Baldwin:

  1. John, 28 March 1674. Married Hannah Peck.
  2. Samuel, 17 July 1675. Married Mary ____.
  3. Mary, 28 Feb 1677.


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  2. Find a Grave for Nathaniel Porter
  3. Discussion about evidence for the wives of Nathaniel Porter
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Nathaniel Porter's Timeline

July 19, 1640
Windsor, Connecticut Colony
July 19, 1640
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
July 19, 1640
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
July 19, 1640
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
July 19, 1640
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
July 19, 1640
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
April 10, 1665
Age 24
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
September 3, 1667
Age 27
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
November 2, 1669
Age 29