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Jonathan Strong
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Birth: May 1, 1683, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1766
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA

"Sacred to ye memory of Mr. Jonathan Strong who died December 9 1766 in ye 84 year of his age"

Jonathan Strong was born May 1, 1683 at Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts to Ebenezer and Hannah Clapp Strong. He had a childhood sweetheart, Mary Sheldon, who was captured by the Indians and presumed dead. Jonathan married Mehitable Stebbins after Mary was gone and they had the following children: Mehitable, Noah, Jonathan Jr., Caleb, Ichabod, Elias, Experience, Thomas, Joseph, Elisha, Lois, Lois (again), Lucia, Sarah, Hannah and a stillborn son that wasn't named. After the death of his wife Mehitable in 1761, Jonathan married his childhood sweetheart, Mary Sheldon, August 5, 1762. She had been ransomed and returned 3 years after her capture by the Indians - however, believing Mary to be dead, Jonathan was already married to Mehitable. Jonathan died December 9, 1766 at Northampton and is buried in the Bridge Street Cemetery in Northampton.


Parents: Ebenezer Strong & Hannah Clapp
Wife: Mehitable Stebbins 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ebenezer Strong (1643 - 1729)
 
 Spouse:
  Mehetable Stebbins Strong (1683 - 1761)*
 
 Children:
  Mehitable Strong Sheldon (1705 - 1784)*
  Jonathan Strong (1708 - 1797)*
  Caleb Strong (1710 - 1776)*
  Ichabod Strong (1711 - 1798)*
  Elias Strong (1712 - 1765)*
  Thomas Strong (1715 - 1777)*
  Elisha Strong (1718 - 1794)*
  Lois Strong Strong (1721 - 1763)*
  Lucy Strong Parsons (1722 - 1801)*
  Sarah Strong Wright (1727 - 1813)*
  Hannah Strong Lyman (1729 - 1801)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bridge Street Cemetery
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: the moo
Record added: May 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14193630
Jonathan Strong
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