Nathaniel West Sr.1

(circa 1620 - )

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Relationship10th great-grandfather of The 3 Tracys
Family Group:Tracy
Trees14 Generations of Our Ancestors
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FatherMatthew West2 (1598 - 1677)

Birth - Marriage - Death

ChildNathaniel West Sr. was born circa 1620, in England.1

Child with an unknown spouse:

Some Life Events of Interest

Nathaniel, son of Matthew West, was an immigrant to Plymouth Colony and later was one of the founding members of the First Baptist Church in Newport, Rhode Island. His wife was also mentioned at communion there on 12 Oct 1648.
In February 1658, Nathaniel made a trip to Plymouth Colony. He had a reason to go to Providence and while on his way there he fell through ice he was traveling over and drowned.
His son Nathaniel subsequently went to live with his grandfather Matthew West.1

Sources - Citations

  1. [S988] WikiTree, online at:; Data entered by volunteers and needs verification of sources,; accessed 3 May 2017; citing: Justice, Alfred Rudulph (compiler). Ancestry of Jeremy Clarke of Rhode Island and Dungan genealogy. Philadelphia: Franklin Printing Company, 1922.
  2. [S988] WikiTree, online at:,; accessed 3 May 2017; citing: The Millennium File; Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Author: Gale Research Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2009.Original data - Filby, P. William, ed.. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s. Farmington Hills, MI, USA: Gale Research, 2009.Original data: Filby, P. William, ed.. Passeng Note: APID: 1,7486::0; Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text:; History of Rhode Island, by Auston.
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