Fifth Generation


121. Elizabeth HAMMOND was born on 25 May 1743 in Newport, Newport, RI.409 She died on 10 March 1805 at the age of 61 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.409 She has reference number 1335.

Elizabeth HAMMOND and Nathaniel SPRAGUE were married on 20 January 1773 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.409,410,411 Nathaniel SPRAGUE, son of Nathaniel SPRAGUE and Keziah BAKER, was born on 21 May 1738 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.412 In 1758–1770 he was a mariner in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.413 He receives land on 20 December 1768 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.413 Nathaniel divides estate on 4 December 1788 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.414 He signed a will on 4 January 1797 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.415 He died on 9 January 1797 at the age of 58 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.412 Nathaniel has reference number 1347. Mattapoisett and Old Rochester Massachusetts, P 58
Sprague was a prominent name in Rochester town for many years. Samuel Sprague, Noah Sprague, and Nathaniel Sprague held important town offices at various dates. Samuel Sprague, who was town representative before the Revolution, lived a little north of the Center. The Spragues intermarried with the Hammonds of Mattapoisett, and Sprague became a prominent name in that village as well as in teh more northern part of the town.

Elizabeth HAMMOND and Nathaniel SPRAGUE had the following children:

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Polly B SPRAGUE was born in 1773 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.416 She died on 2 March 1784 at the age of 11 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.416

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Ruth SPRAGUE was born in 1775 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.417 She died on 25 October 1775 at the age of 0 in Rochester, Plymouth, MA.418