Tobias Fernald b. Mar 27, 1723 was one of 8 children of Nathaniel Fernald and Margaret Tripp. Her name also misspelled? as Tripe. Nathaniel b. Jun 12, 1697. d. Sep 18, 1771. Other children were Margaret, Elizabeth, Abigail, Joshua, Mary, William. Another child named Margaret died young. Nathaniel was the son of William Fernald, who was the son of Renald Fernald, origin of the name in America when he arrived in 1630. I have this Tobias with 11 children. I have 5300 names in my Fernald work and would greatly appreciate help with missing lines.