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Dr Thomas West
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Birth: 1646
Duxbury
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1706
West Tisbury
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA

Dr. Thomas West is the son of Francis West (16061692) and Margery Reeves (16081672), both of Duxbury, Plymouth Colony. Dr. Thomas West moved to Martha's Vineyard about 1673, and is the ancestor of all the West's on that island. He is the first known doctor on Martha's Vineyard, and also seems to have been a lawyer as well, as he is called "The King's Attorney" in 1681, and "Their Majesties Attorney" in 1690. Dr. West and his wife became members of the Sabbatarian Church in Newport, Rhode Island in 1692, but in 1702 he was excommunicated for not keeping the tenets of the church.

His Will dated 15 January 1698 was probated 11 October 1706.

More about his life can be found on the internet.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Thomas West (1653 - 1728)*
 
 Children:
  Abner West (1683 - 1756)*
  Mary West Cottle (1691 - 1774)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Tisbury Village Cemetery
West Tisbury
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Kevin Thomas West
Originally Created by: Don Porter
Record added: Aug 08, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5673806
Dr Thomas West
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In memory of Dr. Thomas West ~ RIP
- Laurel Robson
 Added: Feb. 18, 2014
my 8th great grandfather.
- Shirley Lewis Hartley
 Added: May. 1, 2013

- Heather Riley, 9th Great Granddaughter
 Added: Feb. 17, 2013
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