____ - ____
Father: Nathaniel STRONG
- BIRTH: Blooming Grove, Orange, NY
- DEATH: Blooming Grove, Orange, NY
Mother: Amy BREWSTER
: Ruth WOODHULL
_Selah STRONG _______+
_Selah STRONG Jr__|
| |_Abigail TERRY ______+
_Nathaniel STRONG _|
| | _Nathaniel WOODHULL _+
| |_Hannah WOODHULL _|
| |_Sarah SMITH ________+
| | |_____________________
|_Amy BREWSTER _____|
"Descendants of Edward Howell (1584-1655) of Westbury Manor, Marsh Gibbon,
Buckinghamshire, [England], and Southampton, Long Island, New York"
Emma Ross Howell; Second Edition by Dr. David Faris, 1985.
"RUTH WOODHULL, born 1 Apr 1770, married SELAH STRONG."
"Woodhull Genealogy: The Woodhull Family in England and America",
Mary Gould Woodhull and Frances Bowes Stevens,
Henry T. Coates & Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1904
"Nathaniel Strong, (Major), born November 18, 1737; married Amy Brewster. They had six children:
Rachel Strong, married Charles Howell; Selah Strong (3rd,), married Ruth, daughter of Captain
Ebenezer Woodhull; Mary Strong, married her cousin, Selah Matthews; Hannah Strong, married Captain
Joshua Brown; Nathaniel Strong, married Esther Howell, of Blooming Grove, New York; Juliana Strong,
married in the year 1774, Captain Vincent Mathews."
"The Family of Richard Smith of Smithtown, Long Island"
Frederick Kinsman Smith
Smithtown Historical Society, Smithtown, NY, 1967
"Nathaniel (Major), b. 18 Nov 1737, d. 6 Nov 1778, married Amy Brewster, born about 1741,
daughter of John and Charity (Goldsmith) Brewster. Children (Strong - 2 sons, 4 daughters):
(i) Rachel, married Charles Howell.
(ii) Selah, married Ruth Woodhull, b. 1 Apr 1770, died 1810, daughter of Captain Ebenezer and
Abigail (Howell) Woodhull.
(iii) Hannah, b. 25 Dec 1764, d. 8 Aug 1810, m. 15 Jne 1794, Captain Joshua Brown, b. 14 Aug
1749, d. 2 Jne 1818, son of John and Experience (Parshall) Brown,
(iv) Mary, married her cousin, Selah Mathews, son of James and Hannah (Strong) Mathews.
(v) Nathaniel, married Esther Howell, of Blooming Grove,
(vi)Juliana, born 1774, died 1849, m. 11 Aug 1791, her cousin Vincent Mathews, b. 29 Jne 1766,
at Mathewsfield, Orange County, d. 23 Aug 1846, son of James and Hannah (Strong) Mathews."