Nathan H. Strong

20 May 1783–4 August 1862 (Age 79)
Isle La Motte, Grand Isle, Vermont, United States

The Life of Nathan H.

When Nathan H. Strong was born on 20 May 1783, in Isle La Motte, Grand Isle, Vermont, United States, his father, Seth Strong II, was 39 and his mother, Deborah Butler, was 30. He married Sarah Westover on 7 August 1805, in Montreal, Lower Canada, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Marquette, Wisconsin, United States in 1850. He died on 4 August 1862, in Berlin, Green Lake, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Berlin, Green Lake, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan H. Strong
Sarah Westover
Marriage: 7 August 1805
Baby Strong
Chloe Strong
Julia Ann Strong
Elizabeth Strong
William Dunning Strong
Joel L. Strong
Seth Gregory Strong
Chauncey Butler Strong
Nathan H Strong
John W Strong
Sarah S Strong
Eliza Strong
Cynthia H Strong
Phoebe Ann Strong

Spouse and Children

7 August 1805
Montreal, Lower Canada, British Colonial America


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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 8

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.

Age 21

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English strong, strang ‘strong’, generally a nickname for a strong man but perhaps sometimes applied ironically to a weakling.2 French: translation of Trahand, a metonymic occupational name for a silkworker who drew out the thread from the cocoons ( see Trahan ).3 Translation of Ashkenazic Jewish Stark .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Nathan H. Strong

Ceresco, of the Wisconsin Phalanx,was a commune founded in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin in 1844. About 180 people lived in the Association at its peak, farming nearly 2,000 acres. Nathan H. Strong l …

Sources (3)

  • Nathan Strong in household of Nathan H Strong, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Nathan Strong, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Nathan Strong in entry for Chauncey Butler Strong, "Vermont, Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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