David was born June 21, 1773 in Reading, MA. He was the 2nd son of Daniel and Bethiah MacKintire Hart. He married Lucy Page on June 21, 1796. They lived for a time in Ashburnham, MA. they were also in Kingston, Ontario in 1804 for a short time where Elias was born then went back to Dublin, New Hampshire. In 1841, David at age 68 and Lucy at age 65, moved to Barry, Illinois, probably to be closer to their children. Lucy died May 24, 1843, 2 years after they moved there. David died January 17, 1851, 10 years after moving to Barry. Records said he was a farmer. Both are buried in the Barry Cemetery, Pike Co. Illinois. They had 8 children who were born in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Canada. Their sons, Nathaniel, Joel, Elias and daughter Lucy moved to Barry, Illinois in 1838. Names of the children of David and Lucy Hart: Jacob 1797-1853, David 1799- ? Nathaniel Foy 1801-1884, Joel 1803-1877, Elias 1804-1846, Lucy 1808-1893, Sewell 1813-?, Norman 1817
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