Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Marlborough, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849. (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1908), 44. BRIGHAM, Nathan, s. Nathan and Elizabeth, Nov. 28, 1693.
Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Southborough, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849. (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1903), 159. Brigham, Lt. Nathan, [died] Sept. 15, 1784, in his 91st y.
Brigham, Willard Irving Tyler. The history of the Brigham family: a record of several thousand descendants of Thomas Brigham the emigrant, 1603-1653. (New York: Grafton Press, 1907-1927), 97. Lieut. Nathan Brigham, s/o Nathan Brigham and Elizabeth Howe [sic, HBF misidentified the mother's maiden name], b. Marlboro 28 Nov 1693, d. Southboro 15 Sep 1784, m. (1) 24 Dec 1717 Dina Rice, m. (2) abt 1729 Elizabeth (Ward) Snow. Note: Vol. 2, p. 45, gives her name as Hepsibah, and she is so named in the births of their children and in her death record of Southborough. It is not sure where Elizabeth came from, but it is pervasively found on the Internet. "She was a widow named Snow when she married Nathan, but research has failed to give the full name of her first husband.
Brigham, Emma Elisabeth; James F Bigelow; Massachusetts) Brigham Family Association (Marlboro; and Willard Irving Tyler Brigham. Additions to and changes from volumes one and two and pamphlet no. 1 of "The history of the Brigham family": second pamphlet, October 1, 1931. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1972), 1.
Will of Nathan, dated 1 Jan 1783, names a wife Martha. She signed a receipt in the probate documents. This must be the Martha Gleason who m. 6 Feb 1750-51 Nathan Brigham, which had previously been assumed to have been the son's first marriage