Deacon HALE Richard, Sr.

Deacon HALE Richard, Sr.[1]

Male 1716 - 1802  (86 years)

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  • Name HALE Richard 
    Prefix Deacon 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 28 Feb 1716  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    _UID 17670D38EB9ED5118A06444553540000F273 
    Died 1 May 1802  Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Aft 1 May 1802  Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Nathan Hale Cemetery 
    Deacon Richard Hale gravestone
    Deacon Richard Hale gravestone

    Deac'n Richard Hale after sustaining the of-
    fice of deacon in Christ's
    church about 38 years
    calmly resigned his
    spirit June 1, 1802
    aged 85 years.

    Notes 
    • Richard Hale was born Feb 28, 1717 in Newbury, Massachusetts, to Samuel Hale and Apphia (Moody) Hale. Richard moved to Coventry, Connecticut, where he married Elizabeth Strong. They settled on a farm there and raised their family. Deacon Hale was a strong supporter of the fight for independence and provided clothing and shelter for Continental Army soldiers. Many of his sons served in the Revolution, incl. Nathan Hale.
    Person ID I3334  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2015 

    Father HALE Samuel,   b. 13 Aug 1687,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother MOODY Apphia,   b. 23 Jun 1693, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1753, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 29 May 1714  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (spelled Moodey in VR.)
    Family ID F1238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 STRONG Elisabeth,   b. 2 Feb 1727, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1767, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married Bef 1747  Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. HALE Samuel,   b. 25 May 1747, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1824, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Major HALE John, Esquire,   b. 21 Oct 1748, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1802, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Lieut. HALE Joseph,   b. 12 Mar 1750, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1784, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     4. HALE Elizabeth,   b. 1 Jan 1751, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1813, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. Rev. HALE Enoch,   b. 28 Oct 1753, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1837, Westhampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     6. Captain HALE Nathan,   b. 6 Jun 1755, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1776, New York City, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     7. HALE Richard, Jr.,   b. 20 Feb 1757, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1793, St. Eustatius Island, West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     8. HALE Billy,   b. 20 Apr 1759, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1785, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     9. Rev. HALE David, Esq.,   b. 14 Dec 1761, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1822, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     10. HALE Joanna,   b. 19 Mar 1764, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1838, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F1239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 COBB Abigail,   b. 19 Jan 1720, Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1809  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Y  [4
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F44948  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Deacon Richard Hale
    Deacon Richard Hale

    Documents
    Deacon Richard Hale letter
    Deacon Richard Hale letter

  • Sources 
    1. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #38079190 [6/8/2009].

    2. [S244] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. I - Births, 1:210p.

    3. [S281] Book-VR Newbury, MA; Vol. II - Marriages & Deaths, 2:332.

    4. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #55234707.