- Married: 22 Jan 1706/07, Granby, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Ancestral File Number: 8VL3-TM.
The Mary and John The Storyof the Founding of Dorchester Massachusetts 1630, Maude Pinney Kuhns, Charles E Tuttle Co, Rutland VT, 1943, (CT Historical Society) p45:
8. Nathaniel b 4 Nov 1648, a farmer at Simsbury, m 27 Feb 1670 Mary b 23
Sep 1651 dau of Nathaniel Bliss
Catherine b 1698 m 22 Jan 1707 Joseph Messenger..."
The Holcomb(e) Genealogy History and Directory, Jesse Seaver, Philadelphia PA, American Historical-Genealogical Society, 1925, vii 286p 27.5cm,CS71.H725 1925 and 1925a
p41: "Nathaniel (Son of Thomas) Holcomb and His Descendants. (ah)
"201 Nathaniel Holcomb (2- ): b. 4 Nov 1648 in Poquonock Windsor CT; d. 5 Mar (Feb) 1740/1741; rem. to Massacoe, now Simsbury; m. (1) 27 Feb 1670 Mary (dau. of Nathaniel (or Thomas) Bliss...
8 Catherine: 1689; m. 22 Jan 1707 Joseph Messenger..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.10 8VL3-TM Joseph MESSINGER, 3W25-WH Joseph MESSENGER Mar Simsbury or Granby Connecticut.
Joseph married Catherine HOLCOMB, daughter of Sergeant Nathaniel HOLCOMB, Sr and Mary BLISS, on 22 Jan 1706/07 in Granby, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA. (Catherine HOLCOMB was born in 1689 in West Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA and died in 1760-1769.)