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  (b. 19 January 1646 Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony   d. 21 February 1728 Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay )  

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Thomas BURNHAM was born 19 January 1646 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony. Thomas BURNHAM was the child of Thomas BURNHAM   and   Marie LAWRENCE and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Robert BURNHAM and Mary ANDREWS (maternal)  Thomas LAWRENCE and Joan ANTROBUS

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Thomas  married  Lydia PENGRY (PINGREE) 13 February 1665 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Lydia PENGRY (PINGREE)  was born abt. 1648 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Lydia died 14 March 1688 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Lydia was the child of Moses PENGRY and Lydia Abigail CLEMENTS.

Thomas  married  (2) Hester (Esther) COGSWELL 16 December 1689 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, Dominion of New England .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Hester (Esther) COGSWELL  was born abt. 1653 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA.  Hester (Esther) died 17 January 1702/03 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA. 

Thomas BURNHAM died 21 February 1728 in Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay.
Details of the family tree of Thomas appear below.
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1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

  • Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
  • Thomas BURNHAM
    Title A genealogical record of the descendants of Moses Pengry, of Ipswich, Mass: so far as ascertained Author William Morrill Pingry Publisher Warner & Hyde, printers, 1881 Original from the University of Wisconsin - Madison Digitized Sep 6, 2007 Length 186 pages Page 12
  • Bio
    IPSWICH, ESSEX, Massachusetts -- 1646 - 1728

    THOMAS BURNHAM (THOMAS, ROBERT) was born 1646 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, and died February 21, 1728 in Ipswich, Massachusetts. He married (1) SUSANNAH. According to Vital Records of Ipswich, Massachusetts ~maessex/ VitalRecords/ EssexCounty/ Ipswich/ Marriages_AtoB.html#B (page 73), he married (2) LIDIA PENGRY February 13, 1665 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, daughter of MOSES...Read MORE...

  • 1646 Birth
    19 January 1646
    Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
  • 1665 Marriage / Partner
    Thomas BURNHAM and Lydia PENGRY (PINGREE) 13 February 1665, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
  • 1666 Birth of Child
    Thomas BURNHAM was born 19 January 1666, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
  • 1667
    'The first saw-mill in Ipswich was erected on Chebacco River, in 1656…Nine years after, Jonathan Wade is allowed to have one on the same river. 1667: May 23, Lieutenant Thomas Burnham is permitted to erect one near the falls; but not so as to injure Mr. Wade's.'
    History of the town of Essex : from 1634 to 1868
  • 1668 Birth of Child
    Moses BURNHAM was born 24 January 1668, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA

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