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immigrant flag  Thomas  VARNEY

  (b. 1630, England   d. 4 December 1692Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay )  
Summary: Thomas VARNEY was born 1630 in , England . Thomas VARNEY was the child of William VARNEY and Bridget KNIGHT

Thomas was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1652.

He married  Abigail PROCTOR abt. 1666 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Abigail PROCTOR  was born abt. 1639 in Salem, Massachusetts, USA .  She died 1 March 1731 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA .  She was the daughter of John PROCTOR and Martha HARPER.

Thomas VARNEY died 4 December 1692 in Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay.
Notes:
Thomas Varney was the son of William Varney (b: 1608 in Buckinghamshire,England) and Bridget Knight (b: Abt 1611 in England)

In 1652, he was apprenticed to John Hardy of Salem, a fisherman.

Abigail Proctor was the daughter of John Proctor (b: 1595 in England) and Martha Harper (b: 1607 in London,County Essex,England)

"Corporal Thomas Varney had a share in Plum Island, 1664. Voter in town affairs, 1679. He is called Corporal Varney of Chebacco. His wife was named Abigail...His will is dated November 25, 1692. He died at Chebacco, December 4, 1692."

Source: The Hammatt papers ... : the early inhabitants of Ipswich, Mass., 1633-1700, Ipswich, Mass.: Press Ipswich antiquarian papers, A. Caldwell, A.W. Dow, 1880-1899, pages 377-78.


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Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA - Map of Ipswich in 1640
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Map of Ipswich in 1640
Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA - Choates Bridge built 1764. The Oldest Stone Arch Bridge in America, Ipswich, Mass.
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Thomas VARNEY married flag Abigail PROCTOR-- Date: abt. 1666 Place: Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Torrey’s New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001. 


Abigail PROCTOR was the daughter of John PROCTOR and Martha HARPER


"Thomas & Abigail [PROCTOR] (1639-1732, ae 92); by 1669; Ipswich {Hammatt: Ipswich 271, 378; Hadley Fam. 16; Ferrin-Preston 64; Choate 9; Hamlin 345; Paul Anc. 75, 176; Holman Ms: Proctor 9}"

Children:
flag Abigail VARNEY (b.1666, Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. 31 October 1692, Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay)

flag Mercy (Mary) VARNEY (b.abt. 1669, Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. 19 November 1733, Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay)

flag Martha VARNEY (b.abt. 1674, Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. , )

flag Rachel VARNEY (b.abt. 1676, Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. bef. 21 MAY 1731, Plainfield, Crown Colony of Connecticut)

flag Hannah VARNEY (b.abt. 1678, Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. , )

flag Thomas VARNEY (b.24 December 1682, Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony  d. 21 June 1762, Ipswich, Province of Massachusetts Bay)


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England 1685 - King Charles II died; brother James, Duke of York, crowned King James II

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England (1688 - 1689) Glorious Revolution took place, King James II deposed by Parliament

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Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts
Varney Thomas, Corp., at Chebacco, Dec. 4, 1692.
http://www.ma-vitalrecords.org/

Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM

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