Bacon, Nathaniel, 1648-1676

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Nathaniel Bacon (b. January 2, 1647, Suffolk, England–d. October 26, 1676, Virginia Colony) was a colonist of the Virginia Colony, famous as the instigator of Bacon's Rebellion of 1676, which collapsed when Bacon himself died from dysentery.
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referencedIn Blathwayt, William, 1649?-1717. Papers, 1631-1722, bulk 1680-1700. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Bacon family genealogical chart. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Wyllie, John Cook, 1908-1968. Facsimiles of Colonial documents and reproductions of Colonial currency [manuscript] [196-]. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Sherwood, William, d. 1697. Virginia's deplour'd condition [manuscript], 1676 August 10. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bacon, Nathaniel, 1648-1676. Declaration [1676 August] of the people, from the Coventry Papers. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Goode, John, d. 1709. Letter, 1677 January 30, to Sir William Berkeley. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Duke, Edward, Sir. Duke Papers, 1679-1681. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Jeffreys, Herbert, d. 1678. Letter, 1677 March 27, to Henry Coventry. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn William Blathwayt Papers, 1680-1700 John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
referencedIn Brock, R. A. (Robert Alonzo), 1839-1914. Genealogical papers, ca. 1573-1857. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Bacon, Nathaniel, 1648-1676. Declaration [1676 August] of the people, from the Huntington Library. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Mathew, Thomas, d. 1705 or 6. Bacon's Rebellion memoir, 1705. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Bacon, Nathaniel, 1648-1676. Bacon's Rebellion, 1676 miscellaneous papers, 1676-1677. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Strange news from Virginia. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
creatorOf Bacon, Nathaniel, 1648-1676. Declaration [1676 August] of the people, from the William Blathwayt Papers, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Library. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Ambler family papers, 1638-1809. Library of Congress
referencedIn Berry, John, Sir, 1635-1690. A true narrative of the rise, progress and cessation of the late rebellion in Virginia, [c. 1676]. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Gould, Thomas, Sir. Petition, 1677, to Charles II, King of England. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Matteson, David Maydole, 1871-1949. David Maydole Matteson papers, 1876-1937 (bulk 1908-1935). Library of Congress
creatorOf Bacon, Nathaniel, 1648-1676. Agreement, 1674 October 27. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
referencedIn Abbot, Charles, Baron Colchester, 1757-1829. Scrapbook of autographs, letters, biographies, news clippings and prints of English judges, ca. 1629?- ca. 1873? Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn David Maydole Matteson Papers, 1876-1937, (bulk 1908-1935) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Bacon, Nathaniel, 1647-1676. Bacon letter to Ballard: [manuscript], 1674 Oct 27. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Descendants of Nathaniel Bacon of Virginia, 1916. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Ballard, Ph, person
associatedWith Ballard, Thomas, 1630-1690. person
associatedWith Berkeley, William, Sir, 1605-1677. person
associatedWith Beverley, Robert, d. 1687. person
associatedWith Blathwayt, William, 1649?-1717. person
associatedWith Bridger, Joseph, 1628-1686. person
associatedWith Brock, R. A. (Robert Alonzo), 1839-1914. person
associatedWith Chicheley, Henry, Sir, 1615-1683. person
associatedWith Claiborne, William. person
associatedWith Clough, John. person
associatedWith Clough, John, d. 1684. person
associatedWith Cole, William, 1638-1694. person
associatedWith Duke, Edward, Sir. person
associatedWith Farrill, Hubert, d. 1676. person
associatedWith Goode, John, d. 1709. person
associatedWith Gould, Thomas, Sir. person
associatedWith Hawkins, Thomas. person
associatedWith Jeffreys, Herbert, d. 1678. person
associatedWith Kemp, Mathew, d. 1682. person
associatedWith Kemp, Mathew, d. 1682. person
associatedWith Lee, Richard, 1647-1714. person
associatedWith Ludwell, Philip, 1637 or 8-ca. 1714. person
associatedWith Mathew, Thomas, d. 1705 or 6. person
associatedWith Matteson, David Maydole, 1871-1949. person
associatedWith Page, John, 1627-1692. person
associatedWith Page, John, 1627-1692. person
associatedWith Read, Thomas. person
associatedWith Sherwood, William, d. 1697. person
associatedWith Spencer, Nicholas, d. 1689. person
associatedWith West, John, b. 1632. person
associatedWith West, John, b. 1632. person
associatedWith Whitaker, Richard. person
associatedWith Wormeley, Christopher, d. 1701. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Jamestown VA US
Virginia VA US
Suffolk ENG GB
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Bacon's Rebellion, 1676
Land settlement--History--17th century
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Birth 1647-01-02

Death 1676-10-26

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