Name: Thomas NEWTON
Birth: ABT 1605 in Axminster, County Devon, ENGLAND
Death: 1675 in Hingham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts USA
Note My biological maternal 9th great-grandparents.
Source Internet: History of Hingham, Mass., http://www.hingham-ma.com/about_history.html
Reference Number: IND25169
English Origins of American Colonists:
27 Julye, 1618, I THOMAS CRADOCKE of the towne of Stafford, merchant, bei ng sicke in bodie To be buried in St. Mary's church in Stafford. To Doroth ie my wife for life the house wherein I dwell and three other houses in St afford, in Westgate street there, and all those my lands at Syclemore in t he parish of Caytell alias Castell, which I lately purchased of my neph ew John Cowper, son and heir of Edmond Cowper late of Dunstow in the sa id county, gentleman, deceased; with remainder (except as regard one hou se in Stafford) to my nephew Walter Craddocke, son and heir of my broth er Francis Craddocke, and to his heirs males; with divers remainders ove r, in male tail, to my nephew Matthew Craddocke, son and heir of my broth er [p.43] George Craddocke, and to my nephew Mathew Craddocke, second s on of my brother Mathew Craddocke deceased. Dorothy my wife 1800. To my s ix sisters Jane Manwaring, Emme Dorrington, Katherine St. Quentin, Alice R idley, Mary Palmer and Sarah White, each Ð40. To my nephew John Cowper fou rscore pounds. To my niece Elizabeth Craddocke, wife of my nephew Mathew C raddocke, Ð10. To George Craddocke, son of the said Mathew, Ð20. To Antho ny Dyott, son of my nephew Dyott, Ð10. To my niece Dorothy Sawyer, wi fe of Thomas Sawyer of Suffolk, mercer, Ð10. My nephew and servant **Thom as Newton** Ð20. Sister Margaret Nelson Ð5. Nephew Edward Manwaring, Esq ., Ð20. Old servant Isabell Robinson Ð5. Poor of Stafford Ð5. Residuary le gatee: my wife. Executors: my wife and the said Edward Manwaring. Witnesse s: John Chelwarde, Thomas Whitegrave, John Lee, Thomas Thurstans. Prov ed 31 Oct., 1618, by the executors named. (P.C.C. Meade, 93.)
GENEALOGICAL REGISTER of PLYMOUTH FAMILIES:
THOMAS NEWTON came from Axminster, England, 1635. He m., in England, Ja ne Newton, whom he brought with him, together with two children, Thomas a nd John, and settled in Hingham. He had, after arrival, Isaac, Josiah, Jos hua, and BENJAMIN.
Jane LANCASTER b: ABT 1610 in ENGLAND
21 NOV 1627
in Patterdale, Westmoreland, ENGLAND
in Internet: FamilySearch England Marriages, 1538–1973 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NXJY-S9R)
- Jonas NEWTON b: 26 AUG 1629 in Canterbury, Kent, ENGLAND