There is a Nathan Beckwith from Waterford, CT. who is a Brother to a Silvanus Beckwith. Nathan was born on 11/06/1787 and Silvanus was born on 02/13/1783. They were the sons of Ezra and Julia (Gates) Beckwith. There was also a Betsa (B. 04/02/1778), Elisha (B. 02/27/1781), Jesse (B. 04/09/1790 but, died 10 days later), and a Nathaniel (B. 05/08/1785).