Nathaniel Atwell and Lydia Hunkins

DIRECT LINE Nathaniel ATWELL, son of John ATWELL and Bridget CUMMINGS , was born 15 Jun 1766 at Hollis, Hillsborough Co. NH. He died 13 Nov 1844 at Johnson, Lamoille Co. VT and is buried in the Plot Cemetery at Johnson. On 15 June 1794 at Bradford, Orange CO., VT., Nathaniel married Lydia HUNKINS, daughter […]

PANSY NOYES BRYANT ON THE MARAIS DES CYGNES MASSACRE

Pansy Noyes Bryant recorded the family’s connection with Marais Des Cygnes Massacre. First, a few introductory notes from me. On May 19 1858, Charles Hamilton–who had arrived from Georgia in 1855 with the determination of making certain Kansas would enter the Union as a slave state–with some 30 Pro-slavery Missourians from the neighborhood of West […]

Family Record of Nathan Atwell and Lydia Hunkins

Courtesy of Nancy Benton. Family Record Nathan Atwell was born in Holis N. Hampshire June 15. 1766 Lydia Hunkins wife of Nathan Atwell was born in Newbury Vermont June 21st 1772 Married in Bradford Vermont June 15, 1794 Their children Bridgett Atwell was born in Johnson Vt. March 14, 1795 John Atwell was born in […]