Nathaniel was born in Salem, Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Beverly, the section of Salem where Nathaniel was born, was established from Salem in 1668). The vital record reads "____iell, s. Lott, July 28, 1650" and the last name is spelled CONNANT.
According to Latham, "Nathaniel Conant (from Beverly) with his w. Hannah settled in S. B. before 1690...Nathaniel's will 1712, proved 1732"
Nathaniel married Hannah Mansfield. They had children:
Nathaniel born 1679
she married Nathaniel Allen 1696
she married Nathaniel Hill 1710
Lot born 1690
Lydia born 1692
she married Andrew Lovell 1712
Rebecca born 1694
she married Shubael Ewers of Barnstable 1714
Nathaniel died in Bridgewater, Plymouth county, Province of Massachusetts Bay.
Sources: History of Bridgewater by Nahum Mitchell (pub. 1840, 1897, 1970, 1975) and Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater Massachusetts by Williams Latham (pub. 1882).
Nathaniel Conant, 1732.
Hannah Mansfield Conant
1654–1732 (m. 1675)