John Nash1

#7016, (28 October 1686 - 7 April 1764)
Relationship5th great-grandfather of William David Lewis
Father*Thomas Nash Sr.2 (c 1661 - 1727/28)
Mother*Hannah Coleman2 (1667 - 1722)


Abilene Field b. 1690, d. 1764
Children 1.Hannah Nash+1 (1716 - )
 2.____ Nash+5,6 (s 1717 - )
 3.Noah Nash+1 (1719 - 1795)
 4.Mary Nash1 (s 1721 - 1725)
 5.Martha Nash+1 (s 1723 - )
 6.Abigail Nash+1 (s 1725 - 1764)
Birth*28 October 1686He was born on 28 October 1686 at Hadley, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.2 
circa 1688He removed with Thomas Nash Sr. and Hannah Coleman circa 1688 to Hatfield; Hatfield.3 
Marriage*29 December 1715He married Abilene Field, daughter of John Field and Mary Edwards, on 29 December 1715 at Hatfield, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.1 
14 May 1754He left a will on 14 May 1754 at Hatfield, Franklin (then Hampshire) Co., MassachusettsG.4 
Death*7 April 1764He died on 7 April 1764 at Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG, at age 77.1 
Probate*4 December 1764His estate was probated on 4 December 1764 at Court of Probate, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.4 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis


  1. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family or Records of the descendants of Thomas Nash of New Haven, Connecticut, 1640 (Hartford: Case, Tiffany and Company, 1853), p. 36.
  2. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family, p. 35.
  3. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family, p. 33-34.
  4. [S1884] Hampshire County Probate Records, 1660-1858/1889; (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, 1988-1989), online Hampshire Box 104, File No. 104-19 (1764), records 104-19:1 to 104-19:4. Will of John Nash, last will dated Hatfield MA 14 May 1754; names wife Abbalane [sic]; daus. Hannah, wife of Eben. Belding, and Martha, wife of Phinehas Warner; grandson Nathan Carpenter, son of dec. dau. [unnamed]; dau. Abigail; and son Noah, named executor. Witn. Thomas Nash, Perezs Graves and Oliver Partridge Esq. Proved at Court of Probate, Hatfield, Tuesday, 4 Dec 1764, [signed] Jo. Williams.
  5. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family, p. 36, "His will mentions a grandson Nathan Carpenter, son of a dau. deceased, from which it would appear that there was another dau. But this is all that is known of her."
  6. [S1884] Hampshire Co. Probate Records, 1660-1889.