Nathan Cory1,2,3,4,5,6

(July 20, 1766 - September 3, 1842)
FatherJoseph Cory (October 9, 1737 - June 23, 1780)
MotherPhoebe Simpson (June 29, 1748 - )
BirthNathan Cory was born on June 24, 1766 in New Jersey.1,2,4
BaptismHe was baptized on July 20, 1766 in New Providence, Union County, New Jersey.1
MarriageHe married Sarah Wright, daughter of Gabriel Wright and Deborah Ball, on February 5, 1787.
DeathNathan Cory died on September 3, 1843 at age 77.4
BurialHe was buried in Old Baptist Cemetery, Frankfort, Ross County, Ohio.4


Sarah Wright (January 15, 1770 - September 1, 1813)
ChartsDescendants Of Gabriel Wright

Additional and Alternate Information:

  • Nathan Cory has also been recorded as having been born in 1767 in New Jersey.6
  • Nathan Cory has also been recorded as having been born on June 24, 1767 in New Jersey.

Places Of Residence:

Last EditedMay 2, 2014


  1. [S1955], New Jersey, Births and Christenings Index, 1660-1931 (n.p.: Name: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2011;, unknown publish date).
  2. [S1780], U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications,1889-1970 (Provo, Utah: Operations Inc., 2011), Volume: 210; SAR Membership Number: 41987.
  3. [S1951], A Standard history of Ross County, Ohio : an authentic narrative ofthe past, with particular attention to the modern era in th (n.p.: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT; Date: 2005;, unknown publish date).
  4. [S550], U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current (Provo, Utah: Operations Inc., 2012).
  5. [S418] Harry Harmon Cory, The Cory family : A Genealogy, Collected and arranged in order by Harry Harmon Cory, With brief records of many branches of The Cory Family in America (Minneapolis, Minn.: Argus Publishing Co., July 1941), digital copy at and, viewed 9 February 2014.
  6. [S1780], U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications,1889-1970, SAR Membership Number: 85278.