Nathaniel Greenough

11 February 1718–
New Castle, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel Greenough was born on 11 February 1718, in New Castle, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Capt. Daniel Greenough, was 32 and his mother, Abigail Elliot, was 29. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Mary Atwood.

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Nathaniel Greenough
Mary Atwood
Nathaniel Greenough
John Greenough
Mary Greenough
Jonathan Greenough
Mary Greenough

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World Events (6)

Age 58
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
Age 58
New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution
Age 63
Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English (Lancashire): variant of Greenhow .2 Americanized spelling of French Grignon .

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

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Sources (6)

  • Nathanael Greenough, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Nathaniel Greenough in entry for Nathaniel Greenough, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Nathaniel Greenough in entry for Jonathan Greenough, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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