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Nash, D. D., was born in Ellisburgh, July 19, 1851, a son of Jonathan and Orrilla (Underhill) Nash. His grandfather, Ebenezer Nash, was born in Brattleboro, Vt., in January, 1778, and came to Ellisburgh in January, 1806, settling on the farm the subject now owns, where he lived and died. His maternal grandfather was also an early settler of Ellisburgh. Jonathan Nash (born September 6, 1806) was a farmer and was born, lived and died on the homestead. He was an ardent Republican, but never an aspirant to office. He died August 31, 1881, aged seventy-five years, and his wife died in 1886. D. D. Nash was reared on a farm and educated in the common schools and Watertown High School. He followed teaching for one year in Illinois, but is now a farmer, owning 125 acres of land and a dairy of twenty cows. Mr. Nash married married Amelia Robillard, and they had one daughter, Flora E. In politics Mr. Nash is a Republican and a member of Mannsville Lodge No. 175, I. O. O. F. They attend and support the Universalist church. Mr. Nash's greatgrandfather, Oliver, also came to Ellisburgh and owned a portion of the homestead.

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