Thomas Ford

Thomas Ford

Dorset, England
Death 28 Nov 1676 (aged 88–89)
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 32679682 View Source
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NOTE: His birth year is an estimate, and could be as late as 1591.

He and his wife Elizabeth arrived in New England on the "Mary and John" in 1630.

His first wife was Joane Waye Ford. She was buried in Powerstock, Co.Dorset, England in 1615.

His second wife was Elizabeth Chard Cook Ford. She was the widow of Aaron Cook. She died in Windsor,CT April 18,1643.

His third wife, married Nov 7,1644, was Anna ____ Scott Ford, widow of Thomas Scott of Hartford. She died in Northampton May 5,1675.

He was possibly the son of John Ford and Joan Beck Ford, but the ancestry has not been proven. Thomas was probably born about 1587 in Bridport.

Children(by first marriage): Mary Ford Cook(wife of Aaron Cook Jr), her step-brother.

Children(by second marriage): Joanna Ford Clapp, Abigail Ford Strong, Thomas Ford Jr, Hepzibah Ford Lyman Marsh, and Hannah Ford.

Children(by third marriage): Ann Ford Newberry Leonard.

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Monument photograph courtesy of The Moo.

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