Family:Thomas Welles and Alice Tomes (1)

Facts and Events
Marriage[1][2][3] 28 Sep 1615 Drayton Near Banbury, Oxfordshire, England
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"… The names of two children, Robert and Joseph, are not actually provided in any contemporary records. Family tradition, however, is so strong in the branch of the Welles family descended from son Thomas, Jr., that Robert and Joseph are included here. …"[1] footnote 49.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1. Gov. Thomas1 Welles, in Mathews, Barbara Jean; Donna Holt Siemiatkoski; and Nancy Pexa. The Descendants of Gov. Thomas Welles of Connecticut and His Wife Alice Tomes: Volume 1, 3rd Edition. (Wethersfield, Conn.: Welles Family Association, 2015), 185:207.

    "Gov. Thomas Welles … married first 28 September 1615 at St. Peter's, Drayton, near Banbury, Oxfordshire, England (Oxfordshire Parish Registers, Drayton St. Peter's, Banbury Registration District, arranged chronologically, image furnished by Oxfordshire Record Office), Alice Tomes, daughter of John Tomes and Ellen (Gunne) Phelps, …"

  2. Thomas Welles, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011), 7:291.

    "Thomas Welles married "(1) Soon after 5 July 1615 Alice Tomes, daughter of John Tomes of Long Marston, Gloucester [NEHGR 80:446-47, 84:286-90]."

  3. Welles, Lemuel Aiken. The English Ancestry of Governor Thomas Welles of Connecticut. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jul 1926), 80:285.

    "… by one deed indented dated 5 July, 13 James [1615], in consideration of a marriage then shortly after to be solemnized between Thomas Wells, his second son, and Alice Tomes, one of the daughters of one John Tomes, and in consideration of a jointure to be made for the said Alice, and in consideration of the sum of £300, being the marriage portion of the said Alice well and truly paid …"

  4.   Welles, Lemuel Aiken. The English Ancestry of Governor Thomas Welles of Connecticut. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Jul 1926), 80:302.

    "Nicholas Hunt deposed that he had heard that there was another son, born in New England, and Nathaniel Goodwin gives the names of two other sons, Robert and Joseph, but no record of any of these has been found."