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Thomas Gregson
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1611, England
Death: Jan., 1647, At Sea

~MY ANCESTOR~

He was lost in the Atlantic Ocean on the "Phantom Ship" with Lamberton & a group of others from New Haven on their way to England. He had been chosen in 1644 to obtain a patent for New Haven Colony from the King of England.
The son of HENRY & EDITH (ALLISTREE) GREGSON, he was a merchant, assistant of the colony, the first treasurer, and the first Commissioner for the Union with other New England colonies. He had a farm in East Haven near Solitary Cove on the east side of the harbor, as well as a stately house on the corner of Church and Chapel in New Haven. The family lived in East Haven after his death.
He left his widow, JANE GREGSON, one son and eight daughters. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jane Gregson (1614 - 1702)
 
 Children:
  Anna or Hannah Gregson Daniels (1632 - 1709)*
  Phebe Gregson Russell (1643 - 1730)*
  Sarah Gregson Gilbert (1646 - 1697)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost at sea
Specifically: Died on the Phantom Ship in the Atlantic Ocean
 
Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Jun 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27458041
 

With love to my 10th great-grandfather.
- Ruth PhD
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015

- tbeck
 Added: Apr. 27, 2013
You are remembered, my 10th great grandfather.
- Kate Cuneo
 Added: Apr. 9, 2013
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