Nathaniel Chesebrough

1630–1678
Boston, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Nathaniel

When Nathaniel Chesebrough was christened on 25 January 1630, in Boston, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Chesebrough, was 35 and his mother, Anna Stevenson, was 31. He married Hannah Dennison in March 1659, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States for about 1 years. He died on 22 November 1678, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 48, and was buried in Wequetequock Burial Ground, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Chesebrough
1630–1678
Hannah Dennison
1643–1715
Marriage: March 1659
Anna Chesebrough
1660–1751
Sarah Chesebrough
1662–1729
Capt Nathaniel Chesebrough Jr.
1666–1732
Bridget Chesebrough
1669–1720
Hannah Chesebrough
1671–1732
Samuel Chesebrough
1674–1736
Margaret Denison Chesebrough
1677–1759
Mary Chesebrough
1678–1678

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
March 1659
Connecticut, United States
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cheeseburn in Northumberland, recorded in 1286 as Cheseburgh, possibly from Old English cis ‘gravel’ + burh ‘stronghold’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nathaniel in entry for Nathaniel Chesebrough, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Nathaniel in entry for Nathaniel Chesebrough, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Nathaniel in entry for Anna Chesebrough, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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