Person:Thomas Lynde (1)

  • HDeacon Thomas Lyndebef 1597 - 1671
  • WUnknown Unknownbef 1602 - bef 1632
m. bef 1622
  1. Ensign Thomas Lyndeest 1622 - 1693
  2. Richard Lynde1625 -
  3. Rebecca Lynde1626/27 -
  4. Mary Lynde1629/30 - aft 1689
  5. Zachariah Lynde1631 - 1632
m. 27 Nov 1632
  1. John Lynde1634 -
  2. Joseph Lynde1636 - 1726/27
  3. Sarah Lynde1639 -
  4. Hannah Lynde1642 -
  5. Samuel Lynde1644 -
m. 6 Dec 1665
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Deacon Thomas Lynde
Alt Name Thomas Lyndes
Alt Name Thomas Lindes
Gender Male
Birth[2] bef 1597 Dunstable, Bedford, England (possibly)Based on estimated date of first marriage.
Marriage bef 1622 to Unknown Unknown
Marriage 27 Nov 1632 All Hallows Bread Street, London, Englandto Margaret Unknown
Emigration[2] 1634
Residence[1][2] 1634 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation[2] Innkeeper. Maltster. Yeoman
Other[1][2] 4 Mar 1634/35 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United StatesAdmitted freeman of Massachusetts Bay.
Marriage 6 Dec 1665 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United Statesto Rebecca Hurlstone
Will[2] 21 Dec 1671 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death[1][2] 30 Dec 1671 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Burial[2] 3 Jan 1671/72 Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Probate[2] 2 Feb 1671/72 Will proved.
Estate Inventory[2] 2 Apr 1672 Undated inventory presented this date; £1929 9s. 9d. (against which were £219 13s. in debts), of which £1213 was real estate.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 3:136.

    "THOMAS, Charlestown 1634, freem. 4 Mar. 1635, rep. 1636, 7, 46, and sev. yrs. more, selectman 14 yrs. and a deac. d. 30 Dec. 1671, in 77th yr. By first w. he had Thomas, b. in Eng. where prob. she d.; and Mary, wh. prob. was brot. over in 1635, by John Winthrop jr. in the Abigail, then aged 6 yrs.; beside six others, wh. d. bef. him, one being Henry, wh. d. 9 Apr. 1646; and by sec. w. Margaret, wid. of Thomas Jordan, and d. of John Martin, had Joseph, b. 3, bapt. 5 June 1636; Sarah, bapt. 14 Apr. 1639; Hannah, 2, bapt. 8 May 1642; William; and Samuel, 14 Oct. 1644. This w. d. 3 Aug. 1662, and he m. 6 Dec. 1665, Rebecca, wid. of capt. Nicholas Trerice, wh. long outliv. him, and d. 8 Dec. 1688. His will, made only ten days bef. he d. with a codic. of a single day bef. ment. w. Rebecca, s. Joseph, Samuel, and Thomas, s.-in-law Robert Pierpont, ds. Hannah Trerice, and Mary Wicks of Succonessett. The inv. was of good amount. Mary m. a Wicks; Hannah m. 1663, John Trerice; and Sarah m. 18 Feb. 1657, Robert Pierpont of Roxbury."

  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 Thomas Lynde, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011), 4:369-78.

    ORIGIN: Dunstable, Bedfordshire.
    OCCUPATION: Innkeeper (on 12 March 1637/8, "Tho[mas] Line" was "allowed to sell wine & strong water at Charlestown [MBCR 1:221]). Maltster [ChBOP 142]. Yeoman [Aspinwall 119; MLR 3:288, 370, 4:26, 5:346, 6:27].
    CHURCH MEMBERSHIP: On 4 February 1634/5, "Thomas Lynde, and Margerite his wife, were admitted" to Charlestown church [ChChR 8]. Deacon of Charlestown church as early as 30 Septembe 1652 [ChBOP 136].
    FREEMAN: 4 March 1634/5 (fifth in a sequence of five Charlestown men) [MBCR 1:370].