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Capt Thomas Wells, Sr
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Birth: May, 1676
Wethersfield
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1741
Wethersfield
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Capt. Thomas Welles, s. of Capt. Robert & Elizabeth (Goodrich) Welles, b. of record in May 1676 at Wethersfield, Conn. He d. Sept. 21, 1741 at Wethersfield.

On Sept. 28, 1699 at Wethersfield (by Rev. S. Mix), Thomas m. Hannah Warner, dau. of Dea. & Capt. William Warner and Hannah Robbins, and grdau. of the immigrant Gent. John Robbins, Sr. and Mary Wells. She was b. Sept. 28, 1678 at Wethersfield and died there Sept. 18, 1738. They had four children: Thomas (d.y.), Elizabeth, Capt. Thomas, and Christopher.

On May 3, 1739, Thomas m. 2) Sarah Bidwell, dau. of John Bidwell, Jr. and Sarah Welles, and widow of Capt. Joshua Robbins, Jr. of Wethersfield. She was b. Aug. 19, 1681 at Hartford and d. Dec. 3, 1744 at Wetherfield. There were no children of the marriage.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elizabeth Goodrich Welles (1658 - 1698)
 
 Spouses:
  Hannah Warner Wells (1678 - 1738)*
  Sarah Bidwell Wells (1681 - 1744)*
 
 Sibling:
  Thomas Wells (1676 - 1741)
  Gideon Wells (1691 - 1739)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Per the 1899 Tillotson Transcription.

Here lies Interr'd the Body of Capt. Thomas Wells, Who Deceased September the 21st 1741, in the 63rd Year of his Age [sic, 66 per his recorded birthdate].
 
Burial:
Wethersfield Village Cemetery
Wethersfield
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
Originally Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Nov 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44377181
Capt Thomas Wells, Sr
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