|Birth||17 Jan 1755|
|Fact||Nathaniel Thurston had seven wives. Their age at their deaths and length of marriage (where known) are as follows:|
#1. Elizabeth Webster, 34, married 10 years
#2. Martha Bridges, 32, married 8 years
#3. Huldah Perkins, 24, unk. but less than 10 years
#4. Mary Chadwick, 29, unk. but less than 7 years
#5. Clarissa Tucker, 39, married 7 months
#6. Martha Brandon Lovejoy, 25, married 2 months
#7. Frances Fletcher, at least 34, HE died 2 years after they were married, SHE died 15 years after the marriage.
Why did 6 of Nathanial Thurston’s wives all die before the age of 40? Could all 6 women have died in childbirth?
|Died||21 Oct 1811||Lansingburg, NY |
|Buried||Bradford Burial Ground, Bradford, Essex Co., Mass. |
|Person ID||I109||Owings Stone Genealogy, Ancestry & Heritage|
|Last Modified||18 Oct 2004 00:00:00|
|Family 1||Elizabeth Webster, b. 19 Sep 1756, Bradford, Essex Co., Mass.|
|Married||30 Jan 1780||prob Bradford, Essex Co., Mass.|
|Family ID||F46||Group Sheet|
|Family 2||Martha Bridges, b. 1767, Andover, MA|
|Married||18 Nov 1791|
|Family ID||F47||Group Sheet|
|Family 3||Huldah Perkins, b. 1777, Portsmouth, NH|
|Married||Aft May 1799|
|Family ID||F48||Group Sheet|
|Family 4||Clarissa Tucker, b. 1764|
|Married||27 May 1802|
|Family ID||F49||Group Sheet|
|Family 5||Martha Brandon Lovejoy, b. 1779, Andover, MA|
|Married||10 May 1804|
|Family ID||F50||Group Sheet|
|Family 6||Mary Chadwick, b. 1781, Rindge, NH|
|Married||Aft Sep 1804|
|Family ID||F51||Group Sheet|
|Family 7||Frances Fletcher|
|Family ID||F52||Group Sheet|
|Headstones||Thurston, Nathaniel (1755 - 1811) [Headstone photo]|
Status: Located. 'Hon. Nathl Thurston died at Lansinburgh NY Oct 21 1811 AEt 56. For many years he was a member of the Legislature, was distinguished for his benevolence and greatly lamented by his friends' His wives are buried next to him, all in a row.
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