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  • Abadiah Hathaway (1751 - 1843)
  • Abel Hathaway (1707 - 1761)
    "Abel,5 (Capt. Abraham4 Deacon Abraham3 John2 Nicholas1) b. prob. Taunton C1708-1709; New Jersey Archives (6/270) 6 Jan. 1760 is called the eldest brother of Jonathan and a resident of Morris Town. On ...
  • Abial Hathaway (1707 - c.1740)
  • Abigail Hathaway (1697 - 1732)
    From: Genealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England by John Farmer 1829Name: Abigail DAVIS Sex: F Birth: ABT 1696 in Freeetown, MA Death: AFT 1747 Father: William DAVIS b: 24 JUN 1653 in B...
  • Abigail Ludlum (1726 - 1751)
    Reference: FamilySearch Genealogy - SmartCopy : Feb 19 2019, 14:32:42 UTC

About the Hathaway surname

Hathaway (alt spellings Hathway, Hatheway) comes from the English word Heath, which means hunting grounds, or forest. A heathway was a path through the forest. The Hathaway family ancestors were caretakers and constables in the Forest of Dean, protecting the King's hunting grounds.