740. Nathaniel LEONARD869 was born on 20 December 1751 in Middleborough, Plymouth Co, MA. He died on 4 July 1833 at the age of 81 in Buckfield, ME.151 ECL: Nathaniel lived with his grandfather Smith until he was 16 or 17 years old. Then he went to live with Capt. Isaac Wood of Middleboro where he stayed until he was 21 and where he learned shoe-making. He then went to live with Abner Wood on the east side of Assumset Brook. When he married, he moved into Elisha Bennett's house. He then bought Luther Hall's farm and lived there until 1798, when he sold and bought a farm at Fall Brook. In 1804 he sold out and moved to Buckfield, Maine, where he died. Of his children, none married except Sarah and Elkanah. Source: letter from Susanna Leonard to ECL 14 Dec 1873. He was a soldier in the Revolutionary War. He shows in the 1820 Census for Buckfield, but not before. Family of 10 in 1820 Census. See also History of Buckfield, ME. He was mentioned in his father's will.
He was a soldier in the Revolutionary War (DAR Patriot Index).
Nathaniel LEONARD and Hope BENNETT were married on 26 October 1790 in Rochester, Plymouth Co., MA.870 Hope BENNETT was born on 17 August 1756 in Mansfield, Bristol Co., MA. She died on 16 November 1842 at the age of 86 in Buckfield, ME.151
Nathaniel LEONARD and Hope BENNETT had the following children: