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MORRIS Thomas

Male Abt 1620 - 1673  (~ 53 years)Deceased


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  • Name  MORRIS Thomas  [1
    Born  Abt 1620  , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Immigration  26 Jun 1637  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    from England 
    • He and his wife sailed to Boston aboard the ship "Hector".
    Moved  Abt Mar 1637/38  New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Boston, Suffolk, MA 
    • At the time of his arrival, New Haven was known as Quinnipiac. He landed there on 30 Mar 1638.
    Miscellaneous Notes  1639  New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    signed the Plantation Covenant 
    Miscellaneous Notes  24 Jun 1667  Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    signed the Fundamental Agreement 
    • This agreement made him one of the founders of the Newark Settlement on the Passaic.
    Land Purchase  16 Mar 1670/71  [3
    • He purchased the land for its timber, and it was located near New Haven, New Haven, CT.
    Occupation  shipbuilder  [3
    Religion  Puritan  [3
    Will  11 May 1673 
    Died  21 Jul 1673  New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age  ~ 53 years 
    Person ID  I13177  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  15 May 2013 

    Father  MORRIS Thomas,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  REES Mary,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F4678  Group Sheet

    Family  ? Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1623,   d. 1681, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: ~ 58 years 
    Married  Abt 1640  [6
    Children 
     1. MORRIS Hannah,   b. 14 Mar 1641/42,   d. 12 Jan 1709/10  Age: 67 years
     2. MORRIS Elizabeth,   b. 20 Dec 1643,   d. 21 Jan 1690/91, Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 47 years
     3. MORRIS John,   b. Abt 1645,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. MORRIS John,   b. 8 Mar 1645/46,   d. 10 Dec 1711, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 65 years
     5. MORRIS Eleazer,   b. 29 Oct 1648,   d. 15 Jan 1709/10, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 61 years
     6. MORRIS Thomas,   b. 3 Oct 1651,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. MORRIS Ephraim,   b. 3 Oct 1651,   d. 6 Oct 1651, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 0 years
     8. MORRIS Joseph,   b. 25 Mar 1656,   d. Abt 1712, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 55 years
    Last Modified  15 May 2013 
    Family ID  F4677  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1620 - , , , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - from England - 26 Jun 1637 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved - Boston, Suffolk, MA - Abt Mar 1637/38 - New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMiscellaneous Notes - signed the Plantation Covenant - 1639 - New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMiscellaneous Notes - signed the Fundamental Agreement - 24 Jun 1667 - Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jul 1673 - New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Thomas was one of the founders of New Haven, CT. His land was in what is now part of East Haven, CT. Morris Cove was named for his family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S628] Genealogy of the Morris Family, Charles Alexander Nelson A.M, editor, (New York, NY: The A.S. Barnes Co., 1911.), p. vi, ix, 1. (Reliability: 4), 8 May 2013.

    2. [S628] Genealogy of the Morris Family, Charles Alexander Nelson A.M, editor, (New York, NY: The A.S. Barnes Co., 1911.), p. vi, ix. (Reliability: 4), 8 May 2013.

    3. [S628] Genealogy of the Morris Family, Charles Alexander Nelson A.M, editor, (New York, NY: The A.S. Barnes Co., 1911.), p. vi. (Reliability: 4), 8 May 2013.

    4. [S628] Genealogy of the Morris Family, Charles Alexander Nelson A.M, editor, (New York, NY: The A.S. Barnes Co., 1911.), p. 1. (Reliability: 4), 8 May 2013.

    5. [S628] Genealogy of the Morris Family, Charles Alexander Nelson A.M, editor, (New York, NY: The A.S. Barnes Co., 1911.), p. ix. (Reliability: 4), 8 May 2013.

    6. [S628] Genealogy of the Morris Family, Charles Alexander Nelson A.M, editor, (New York, NY: The A.S. Barnes Co., 1911.), p. ix, 1. (Reliability: 4), 8 May 2013.