Thomas Roberts

Thomas Roberts

Birth
Worcestershire, England
Death 27 Sep 1673 (aged 72–73)
Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 35126239 · View Source
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Summary:
Thomas Roberts headstone was located at the far rear of the cemetery. There were numerous stones for other Roberts.

This headstone appears to be a replacement for one that was probably broken or illegible.

Colonial Governor of Dover New Hampshire. Inscription on stone reads: "Pioneer settler at Dover Point with Edward Hilton - 1623. Colonial Governor of Dover 1640 - 1643".
He married Rebecca Hilton in 1627-1628 in Dover NH.She died 27 sep 1673, in Dover NH. She was the daughter of Mark-Roger Hilton.His daughter Sarah Roberts (1643-1692) married Richard Rich (1635-1690).


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Thomas Roberts
Born 1600 – Died 1674
Pioneer Settler at Dover Point
With Edward Hilton – 1623
Colonial Governor of Dover
1640 – 1643


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  • Created by: Brian of NH
  • Added: 25 Mar 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 35126239
  • Peter Sherwin
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Roberts (1600–27 Sep 1673), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35126239, citing First Settlers Burial Ground, Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Brian of NH (contributor 47111786) .