Lt. Thomas Nickerson, eldest son of William and Mercy (Williams) Nickerson, b. Monomoit abt. 1670, m. Mary d/o Jonathan Bangs of Harwich. She b. 14 Apr 1671. Selectman two years, town clerk for two periods, etc. Wife joined Harwich church 14 Nov 1708, children all bapt. 9 Oct 1709, dismissed to church in Chatham 7 Jul 1728. Lieutenant of military company as early as 1708. Will dated 4 Aug 1735, proved 3 Aug 1736.