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INDEX OF INDIVIDUALS
FAMILY TREE WHITE
FAMILY TREE BROOKE
|| see FAMILY TREE
|Born: 03/Aug/1746 Mansfield, Tolland, CT
23?Nov/1746 Mansfield, Tolland, CT 1st Congregational Church
|About 9th row from top
"Nath'll Hall son of Nath'll & Martha Hall"
|Married: 18/Feb/1758 First Congregational Church, Mansfield,
Tolland County, CT
|fourth line from bottom
"Nath'll Hall and Mehitable Storrs Feb 18th"
|Died: 02/Feb/1821 Lebanon, Grafton, NH
See typed transcript of will at bottom of page.
|Will written Jan 4, 1820
Page one of Will
|Buried: Old Pine Cemetery, Lebanon, Grafton County, NH
|"Capt Nathl Hall died 2 1821 on the 77th year of his
life Mehitalbe wife of Capt Nathl Hall died Nov (11th?) 1830 in the 86th
year of her life"
1. Storrs Hall b. 07/Jan/1770
2. Dan Hall b. 26/Apr/1771
3. Ira Hall b. 10/Dec/1772
4. Martha Hall b. 21/Sep/1774
|Births of first four children as recorded in Lebanon
5. Nathaniel Hall
6. Orla Hall b. 05/Jun/1778
7. Aurnah Hall b. 10/Mar/1780
8. Silas Hall b. 12/Oct/1787
9. Cynthia Hall b. Abt 1788
10. Poly Hall b. 03/Jul/1790
From the Hall Genealogy by David Brainerd Hall, 1883
Nathaniel Hall was a soldier in the Revolution, was present at the surrender of
Burgoyne at Saratoga. He was captain of militia. The genealogy states that after
he was engaged to marry, Mehitable's grandfather Storrs gave him a tract of land
in Lebanon, NH then a wilderness, if he would settle on it. "which he was
reluctant to do on account of the hardships to which it would subject his wife."
But she "settled the business by telling him if he did not go, she would not
After he had cleared it up, he sold it, and bought another farm of 300 acres
further back from the river.
From SAR application of Nathaniel Parker Hall # 11996, states "Nathaniel Hall
served as a Sergeant in Col. Jonathan Chase's Regiment of New Hampshire Militia,
May 1777; and in September 1777 was a Lieutenant in the same Regiment which
marched from Cornish New Hampshire and joined the Continental Army under General
Gates at Saratoga." - "References - State Papers of New Hampshire - Hammon - Vol
15 - The Revolution Vol 2 pps 13 and 332."
Nathaniel Hall was a deputy sheriff in Lebanon, Grafton, NH in 1783
Will of Nathaniel Hall
"In the name of God amen I Nathaniel Hall of Lebanon in the County of
Grafton & State of New Hampshire being weak in body but of a sound and disposing
mind & memory blessed be God for the same considering the uncertainty of this
life & being desirous to settle my worldly affairs while I have reason &
capacity to do so, do make & publish this my last will & testament, and therein
& thereby dispose of all my worldly Estate in manner following to wit___
First I give bequeath & devise unto the heirs of my son
Storrs Hall late of Randolph in the State of Vermont Deceased the sum of ten
dollars cash to be paid them, that is to say the males when they shall severally
arrive at the age of twenty one years and the females when they shall severally
arrive at the age of eighteen years.
Second I give bequeath & devise unto my son Dan Hall all my wearing
apparel after my decease - said wearing apparel to be put in possession of my
daughter Polly Hall and by her to be dealt out to the said Dan as his
necessities may require.
Third I bequeath & devise unto the heirs of my son Ira Hall late
of Granville in the State of New York deceased two dollars each, to be paid
them, that is to say, the males when they shall arrive at the age of twenty one
Fourth I give bequeath & devise unto my son Arla Hall the sum of
fifty dollars to be paid to him in one year after my decease.
Fifth I give bequeath & desire unto my son
Nathaniel Hall jr the sum of one hundred dollars to be paid him in
two years after my decease.
Sixth I give bequeath & devise unto my daughter Patty Truman wife
of Nathaniel Truman the sum of twenty five dollars to be paid her in one year
after my decease.
Seventh I give bequeath & devise unto my son Araunah Hall all my
farming Utensils & likewise all the meat stock that I own except for two Cows.
Eighth I give bequeath & devise unto my wife Mehitable Hall the use
of my Chaise & Harness so long as the said Mehitable shall live, then my desire
& will is that my daughter Polly Hall should have the same.
Ninth I give bequeath & devise unto my daughter Polly Hall one three year
old colt, my brass clock the secretary that I own, also ten sheep which It is my
will & pleasure that my son Araunah Hall should keep on the farm so long as My
said daughter Polly shall remain single. Also two Cows which it is my will
that said Araunah should keep so long as my daughter Polly should remain single.
Lastly I do hereby constitute & appoint Thomas Waterman Esquire to
be my Executor to this my last will & testament hereby requesting the said
Thomas Waterman to see that all the legacies be paid out tot he different
persons as expressed in this my last will & testament.
In testimony whereof I have to this my last will & testament set my hand & Seal
this fourth day of January A. D. 1820 Nath'l Hall"
|Document showing that he was in the New Hampshire
militia during the Revolutionary War.Got from National ArchivesMicrofilm
Publications from Ancestry.com Roll 49 pg224
| Document showing that he was in the New
Hampshire militia during the Revolutionary War. Taken from National
Archives Microfilm Publications Roll 49 pg224 from Ancestry.com