Thomas Richardson

Thomas Richardson

Male 1608 - 1651  (~ 43 years)    Has 10 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Thomas Richardson  [1
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born Westmill, Herts, England, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 3 Jul 1608  Westmill, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Aug 1651  Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I166449  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2009 

    Father Thomas Richardson,   b. 24 Aug 1560, Standon, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1634, Westmill, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Katherine Duxford,   b. Between 1565 and 1570, Westmill, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 10 Mar 1632, Westmill, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1590  Westmill, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Family ID F67163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Baldwin,   b. 1610, Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1670, Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1635 
    Children 
     1. Mary Richardson,   c. 17 Nov 1638, Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sarah Richardson,   c. 22 Nov 1640, Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1694, Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     3. Isaac Richardson,   b. 14 May 1643, Woburn, Mddlsx, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1689, Woburn, Mddlsx, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     4. Thomas Richardson,   b. 4 Oct 1645, Woburn, Mddlsx, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1720  (Age 74 years)
     5. Ruth Richardson,   b. 14 Apr 1647, Woburn, Mddlsx, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Phebe Richardson,   b. 24 Jan 1649, Woburn, Mddlsx, Mass Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Nathaniel Richardson,   b. 2 Jan 1651, Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1714, Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F67164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lived at Charlestown a few years
      Freeman May 2 1638 One of the founders of the church at Woburn Came with the Winthrop flee t in 1630

      Came to America with the Winthrop Fleet in 1630
      He lived at Charl eton for a few years
      freeman May 2 1638
      One of the founders of the Church At Woburn
      There may have been a wife Catherine who died June 1630 perhaps on the boat??

      The three brothers had lots assigned them, 20 April 1638, on 'Misticke Side and ab ove the Ponds,' that is, in Malden. The sharethey had in the settlement of Wob urn, and the organization of the church in that town, has been sufficiently related in the notices already given of Ezekiel and Samuel Richardson.
      An Inve ntory of the Goods of Thomas >Richardson, late of Woburn.
      4 Working Oxen 24. 0. 0 5 Cows 22. 10. 0 3 Steers 8. 0. 0 2 Heffers 4. 10. 0 3 Calves 4. 0. 0 1 Mare 4. 0. 0 1 Ewe 1. 0. 0 8 Swine 5. 0. 0 Corne in the Barne 30. 0. 0 10 pieces o f pewter 1. 0. 0 3 pieces of Brass 1. 5. 03 Iron pots 1. 0. 0 5 pairs of Shee ts 1. 13. 4 1 table Cloth, 2 pillow beers 0. 5. 0 Bedding and the Furniture be longing to it 3. 0. 0 His wearing apparel4. 5. 0 Two muskets and other arms 2. 4. 0 Tubs and other wooden vesells 0. 16. 0 1 Table, 1 Cupboard, 2 chares and
      other lumber 0. 16. 0 Iron tools 0. 17.0 Carte, plows, chaines, and other in struments of husbandry 7. 13. 0 For his servant's time, that he hath yet to se rve 6. 0. 0 --------
      L133. 14. 4
      Further, the said Thomas Richardson died pos sed of one Dwelling House, Barn, and Onehundred acres of Land, situate in the Town of Woburn, of which 25 acres are plowed land, and ten of meadow, Real Es tate valued at 80 pounds.
      He is indebted the sum of ten pounds, ten shillings. The two steers formerly forgotten, 4 pounds ten shillings. Following the inv entory, and it would seem a part of it is this statement:
      'He hath left a wif e, three sons, and four daughters. The eldest son is 8 years old; the second, 6 years; and the third, three-quarters[of a year]. The eldest daughter is 13 y ears old; the second, 11 years; the third, 4 years; the fourth, 2
      years.' Sa muel and Thomas were on a committee tolay out lots (of land) for hayfields 1 J uly 1636.
      In 1635 and 1636 Edward Converse and 2 other men sent to explore wh at became Woburn, Massachusetts. Grants of land made to Ezekiel and Thomas Richardson.

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] Ancestors of American Presidents, Gary Boyd Roberts, (1993).


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