David Nevins

Male 1714 - 1778  (64 years)


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  • Name David Nevins 
    Born 1714  Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigrant 1734  Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ship: unknown
    Arrived: Abt 1734
    Boston, Massachusetts 
    Military Service 1776  Plymouth, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Revolution (US)
    Capt. Everit\'s Company
    Colonel Bedel\'s Regiment 
    Died Feb 1778  Plymouth, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • DAVID NEVINS was from Bedford, Mass., and was in West Dunstable in 1738 and signed the first petition for the charter. He was parish collector in 1741. Removed from Hollis to Plymouth among the first settlers of Plymouth NH.
      An Account of Some of the Early Settlers of West Dunstable, Monson and Hollis, N. H., by Charles S. Spaulding, published in Nashua, N. H. : The Telegraph Press, 1915. p. 23
      David Nevins, son of Thomas and Margaret Nevins, was born in Nova Scotia in 1714. He went with his mother to Newton, Mass., and later came to West Dunstable with the other members of the family. He learned the carpenter's trade, and helped to build the two first meeting houses in West Dunstable. He married Lois Patch, daughter of Isaac Patch, of Groton, Mass., March 3, 1746, and settled in Hollis on the old path east of Long Pond, where he resided until 1764, when he removed to the west part of Plymouth, N. H. Mr. Nevins served in the war of the revolution from Plymouth, in the company of Capt. Edward Everett, Colonel Bedel's regiment, in 1776. He enlisted into the Continental service, March 21, 1777, and was reported dead the next year; this was a mistake. His children, as follows, were all born in Hollis: John, born October 12, 1748; died August 25, 1752. Lois, born October 20, 1749; died September 5, 1752. Margaret, born February 3, 1752; married Samuel Phelps, June 6, 1781; residence Hebron. Lois, born September 16, 1753; married Joseph Ryan, April 8, 1798; residence Hebron. John, born April 18, 1755; married Hepsibah Hobart, October 31, 1782; residence, Danville, Vt. David, born July 7, 1758; served in the Revolution; died unmarried in 1783. Mr. Nevins died in Plymouth in February, 1778. His wife died in
      Plymouth in 1782.
    Person ID I545  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father Thomas Nevins,   b. Abt 1680, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1725, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Mother Margaret Woolrich,   b. Abt 1685, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1743, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1708  Inverkeiting, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lois Patch,   b. 13 Aug 1721, Concord, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1782, Plymouth, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1745/1746  Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Nevins,   b. 12 Oct 1748, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1752, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     2. Lois Nevins,   b. 20 Oct 1749, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1752, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +3. Margaret Nevins,   b. 3 Feb 1751/1752, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jan 1839, Hebron, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Lois Nevins,   b. 16 Sep 1753, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Nevins,   b. 18 Apr 1755, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. David Nevins, Jr.,   b. 7 Jul 1758, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1783  (Age 24 years)
    Family ID F2445  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1714 - Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigrant - Ship: unknown Arrived: Abt 1734 Boston, Massachusetts - 1734 - Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Mar 1745/1746 - Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - American Revolution (US) Capt. Everit\'s Company Colonel Bedel\'s Regiment - 1776 - Plymouth, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Feb 1778 - Plymouth, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
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