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Thomas Harris alias Williams

Male Abt 1590 - Bef 1634  (~ 44 years)


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  • Name Thomas Harris alias Williams 
    Born Abt 1590  in or near Hatherup, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef Sep 1634  Winnisimmet, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I36694  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of LMH, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2021 

    Father William Harris,   b. of Hatherup, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Oct 1598 and 8 Nov 1599 
    Mother Agnes Mason,   d. Aft 8 Nov 1599 
    Married 30 Jan 1579  [2
    Family ID F21604  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth,   b. Between 1577 and 1578,   d. 16 Feb 1670, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachussets Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years) 
    Married Bef 1613  [1
    Children 
    +1. Anna Harris,   b. Abt 1613,   d. 7 Sep 1697, Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
    +2. William Harris,   b. Abt 1620,   d. Bef 4 Feb 1689, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
    +3. Daniel Harris,   b. Abt 1626, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1701, Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F21571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He arrived in 1630 and set up the first ferry service in the colonies, the Winnisimmet ferry between what are now Chelsea and Boston's North End. After his death in 1634 it was taken over by William Stitson, who married Thomas Harris's widow.

  • Sources 
    1. [S101] The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, Volumes 1-3 and The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England,1634-1635, Volumes 1-7, by Robert Charles Anderson. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2011.

    2. [S3826] The Ancestry of Bethia Harris, 1748-1833: Wife of Dudley Wildes of Topsfield, Massachusetts by Walter Goodwin Davis. Portland, Maine: Southworth Press, 1934.

    3. [S101] The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, Volumes 1-3 and The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England,1634-1635, Volumes 1-7, by Robert Charles Anderson. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2011., year and place only.