Person Page 24558
|Father||Richard Brockway II b. 30 September 1673, d. 16 March 1761|
|Mother||Elizabeth Tiffany b. 23 February 1696/97, d. after 1740|
|Birth||7 May 1736||Nathan was born on 7 May 1736 at Lyme, New London, Connecticut.1,2
|MovedTo||circa 1756||Mary Alger may have moved with her family from
Lyme or Nathan Brockway and Mary might already have been married at the
time they moved to New York. "The Descendents of Wolstan Brockway"
says that they moved AFTER they were married. Craig Brockway says that
they moved in 1756, but "Descendents" claims that he moved after his
marriage and the only marriage that is shown in that source is the
marriage to Elizabeth Thompson about 1769.1,3 CONFUSION
|Marriage #1||before 1759||Nathan Brockway married Mary Alger before 1759.1
|Marriage #2||after 1769||Nathan Brockway married Elizabeth Thompson
after 1769 in Lyme, Connecticut. This marriage is recorded in Lyme, CT
records. If he was living in NY when first four children were born, he
may have returned to New Lyme to find a New Wife.1,3
|!||between 1773 and 1783||Other children born to Nathan and Elizabeth are given as:
Tiffany Brockway was born Stephentown, NY March 6, 1774. Tiffany died December 4, 1866 Broadalbin, NY, at 92 years of age. He married Lucy Alvord in Fondabush, NY, April 11, 1799. Lucy was born February 22, 1778. Lucy died October, 1819 at 41 years of age.
Hannah Brockway was born July 8, 1775. Hannah died March 23, 1837 at 61 years of age. Her body was interred March, 1837 Broadalbin, NY. She married James Taylor.
Nathan Brockway was born Broadalbin, NY September 25, 1777. Nathan died February 7, 1813 Broadalbin, NY, at 35 years of age. He married Eunice Carter.
Charles Brockway was born February 24, 1779. Charles died May, 1847 Broadalbin, NY, at 68 years of age. He married Eliza Gorton.
Lois Brockway was born Broadalbin, NY October 29, 1783. Lois died March 10, 1861 at 77 years of age. Her body was interred March, 1861 Broadalbin, NY. She married Thomas Bicknem.1
|MovedTo||between 1774& 1777||Nathan Brockway and an unknown person moved to at
Broadalbin, New York, between 1774 and 1777. Son, Tiffany was born in
Stephentown in 1774 and son Nathan was born in Broadlabin in 1777. "Descendants" claims that he did not move to Broadlabin until 1792, but that does not appear to be correct.3,1
|Marriage #3||after 1783||Nathan Brockway married Eunice Starr after 1783. This source does not give a date or place.4
|Death||11 August 1822|| Nathan died on 11 August 1822 at Broadalbin, Montgomery county, New York at age 86.5
|Note||1822||Broadalbin in now in Fulton county. It may have been in a different county in 1822.|
|Family 1||Mary Alger||b. 20 January 1736/37, d. before 1769|
|Children||1.||Russel Brockway b. 7 Nov 17596|
|2.||Consider Brockway+ b. 22 Mar 1762, d. 3 Jul 1847|
|3.||Richard Brockway b. 15 Mar 1764|
|4.||Elizabeth Brockway b. 10 Jul 17666|
|Family 2||Elizabeth Thompson||d. circa 1783|
|Child||1.||Polly Brockway b. 10 Jul 1772, d. 13 Nov 18561
There were other children, see above.
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