- Born: 13 (or 18) Apr 1713, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts 62,81
- Marriage: Abigail Stevens on 7 Jan 1735 62,81
- Died: 28 Mar 1769, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts at age 55 62,81
- Buried: Bridge Road Cemetery, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 62
Nathaniel Atwood was a yeoman farmer in Eastham. He was born in Eastham, 18 Apr 1713, and died there, 28 Mar 1769, in his fifty-sixth year. He married first, 7 Jan 1735/36, Abigail Stevens, b. 14 Mar 1715, d. 6 Oct 1760, Eastham, the daughter of Richard Stevens and Abigail Treat. Nathaniel then married, second, 9 Apr 1761/62, Pricilla Freeman, who survived him.
Nathaniel mentions his five sons, Nathaniel, Richard, Stevens, Enoch, Herman and his daughter Abigail in his will. His will was witnessed by John Atwood, Josha Knowles and Barn Freeman.
Children of Nathaniel Atwood and his first wife, Abigail Stevens, all born in Eastham, Massachusetts:
Bangs, b. 11 Jan 1736/7; d. young
Nathaniel, b. 7 Jun 1641; m. Sarah Remick
Richard, b. 7 June 1741; d. 6 Apr 1801; m. Ruth Paine who d. 23 Aug 1803
Stevens, b. 1743; d. Sep 1610 at age 67 years, Fairfield Maine; m. 12 July 1772, Boston, Mass, Rhoda Sears, born 11 Oct 1748, Harwich & d. 27 Sept 1620, Fairfield.
~Anthon Genealogy, pp. 11-12
Nathaniel married Abigail Stevens, daughter of Richard Stevens and Abigail Treat, on 7 Jan 1735 62.,81 (Abigail Stevens was born on 4 Mar 1715 in Truro, Barnstable, Massachusetts,62 died on 6 Oct 1760 in Eastham, Massachusetts 62 and was buried in Bridge Road Cemetery, Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts.)