Nathaniel Hood Jr. was likely born in 1707 or later as his parents, Nathaniel Hood and Joanna Dwinnell, were married October 16, 1706 at Topsfield, Essex County. He married Abigail Potter on November 13, 1735 also at Topsfield
Nathaniel was, according to probate papers for his estate, a resident of Marblehead, Essex County at the time of his death (June 8, 1755). His wife, Abigail was the executor of his estate.
Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2010). Topsfield - V1, Page: 228 Nathaniell, June 8, 1755. C. R.
Essex County, MA: Probate File Papers, 1638-1881.Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2014. (From records supplied by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Archives.)
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Nathaniel by comparing test results with other
carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Nathaniel: