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Daniel Hart and Bethiah


Daniel Hart was born on January 22, 1748, in Reading, Massachusetts.  He was the sixth child born to Thomas Hart and Abigail Brown Hart.  


Daniel married Bethiah MacKintire on February 5, 1771.  The marriage ceremony was performed by Reverend Elijah Stone.


Daniel and Bethiah resided in Reading until about 1778 when they settled in Groton, Massachusetts.  Daniel was a soldier in the Revolutionary War in Captain John Flint's company, Colonel Davis's regiment.


Daniel was a farmer and he died on May 9, 1812 at Lunenburg, Massachusetts.

Children born to Daniel Hart and Bethiah MacKintire Hart:

Daniel Hart Jr. Born February 5, 1771 Reading Massachusetts Married Polly Marshal on Sept. 13, 1798.  They had five children.
David Hart Born June 6, 1773 Reading, Massachusetts Married Lucy Page on June 21, 1796.  They had seven children.
Died January 17, 1851 Buried in Barry, Illinois
Jacob Hart Born January 19, 1776 Reading, Massachusetts Married (1) Lydia Rice on March 24, 1803 in Brookline, Mass.  She died about one year later. Married (2) Rachel Haynes on Aug. 7, 1808.
Died February 19, 1856 Keene, New Hampshire
John Hart Born May 27, 1780 Groton, Massachusetts Married Prudence White in Brandon, Vermont.  They had four sons.
Died March 11, 1852 Brandon, Rutland, Vermont
Nehemiah Hart Born October 2, 1785 Groton, Massachusetts Drowned in Morton's Pond in Reading along with his cousin, Adam Flint.
Died June 8, 1808  
Asa Hart Born July 4, 1788 Groton, Massachusetts Married Sarah __.  No children.
Died About 1867 Lunenburg, Massachusetts
Elijah Hart Born April 2, 1790 Groton, Massachusetts Married Alice Abbott; she was born about 1794 in Maine and died sometime after 1870.  See notes below. 
Died September 5, 1863 Charlestown, Massachusetts


Elijah Hart and Alice Abbott had at least one son: Luther Hart, born in October 1820 in Levant, Penobscot County, Maine, and died February 19, 1894 in Belmont, Waldo County, Maine.  Luther married Ann ____; she was born about 1825 in York, York County, Maine.  Luther Hart and Ann had at least one daughter: Amanda Alice Hart, born in December 1848 in Searsmont, Waldo County, Maine and died May 28, 1919.  Amanda was married twice.  Her first marriage was to John R. Moody born about 1839 in Belmont, Waldo County, Maine.  Amanda Hart and John R. Moody were married on April 5, 1862 in Lincolnville, Waldo County, Maine.  Amanda Hart's second marriage was to Thaddeus H. Briggs, born in June 1842; they married on September 11, 1870 in Belmont, Waldo County, Maine.  

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