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Nathan Hale

America's First Spy


    Nathan Hale

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 6 Jun 1755 
    • Birth Location:
    • Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 22 Sep 1776 
    • Death Location:
    • New York, New York 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Nathan Hale Cemetery, Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut 
    • Notes: 
    • American Spy and Hero of the Revolutionary War

      Nathan Hale was captured by the British and hanged. He is purported to have said just prior to his hanging, "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country."

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  • Sources for Nathan Hale

    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register , (New England Historic and Genealogical Society ), 1982, Vol. 136, p. 318.
    • 4 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner , American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales , Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984) , 44, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 Stuart, I. W. , Life of Captain Nathan Hale the Martyr-Spy of the American Revolution , Hartford: F. A. Brown (1856) , 194, 196, Google Books (Digital Library).