Nathaniel D Coney

Male11 July 1739–5 July 1803

Brief Life History of Nathaniel D

When Nathaniel D Coney was born on 11 July 1739, in Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Nathaniel Coney II, was 33 and his mother, Sarah May Morse, was 33. He married Mary Clark on 6 June 1767, in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 5 July 1803, in Sharon, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 63.

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Nathaniel D Coney
Mary Clark
Marriage: 6 June 1767
Mary Coney
Nathanael Coney
Lois Coney
child Coney
Nathaniel Corey
Lucy Coney

Sources (17)

  • Nathaniel Coney, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Nathaniel, Jr. Coney, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Nathaniel D Coney in entry for Mary Coney, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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  • Marriage
    6 June 1767Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (4)


    Age 37

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1776 · The Declaration to the King

    Age 37

    """At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

    1788 · The First Presidential Election

    Age 49

    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English cony ‘rabbit’ (a back-formation from conies, from Old French conis, plural of conil), perhaps for someone thought to resemble a rabbit in some way or who wore rabbit skin or who sold rabbits or their skins. One York trader with this name in 1323 was a peleter or furrier.

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

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