↑ 3.03.1 Hansen, Donald E. and Michael F. Hansen. "DNA Resolves a Wilder Ancestral Mystery", in American Ancestors. (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society), Vol. 11, No. 2, pp 46-48, Spring 2010.
"... Thomas Wilder never appears in any Hingham town record, and no document connects Thomas 'the immigrant' with these Wilders of Hingham [i.e., Martha and Edward]. ... the descendants of Thomas and Edward Wilder were not patrilineally related within the last 1,000 to 2,000 years."