Thomas Marsh, II

Thomas Marsh, II

Male Abt 1643 - Bef 1679  (~ 36 years)

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  • Name Thomas Marsh  [1
    Suffix II 
    Born Abt 1643  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 28 Oct 1679  Kent, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I23099  mytree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 

    Father Thomas Marsh,   b. 1615, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1655, Severn, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Harford,   b. Abt 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1640 
    Family ID F9187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Clements,   b. Abt 1646, Talbot, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1679  (Age ~ 34 years) 
    Married Bef 1677 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Marsh, III  [natural]
    +2. Mary Marsh,   b. 24 Oct 1677, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1738  (Age > 62 years)  [natural]
     3. Sarah Marsh,   b. 1678,   d. 1688  (Age 10 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F8867  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1643 - Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 28 Oct 1679 - Kent, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • THOMAS MARSH (ca. 1643-1679). BORN: ca. 1643 in Virginia; only son. IMMIGRATED: in 1648/49 as a minor with his parents. RESIDED: in Anne Arundel County; Kent County by 1673/74. FAMILY BACKGROUND. FATHER: Thomas Marsh (ca. 1615-ca. 1656). MOTHER: Sarah. SISTERS: Elizabeth; Margaret, who married second, William Berry (ca. 1636-1691).
      MARRIED first, Margaret.
      MARRIED second, Jane, daughter of John Clements.
      CHILDREN. SON: Thomas. DAUGHTERS. Sarah (1678-1688); Mary (1677-?).
      PRIVATE CAREER. EDUCATION: literate. RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Quaker. SOCIAL STATUS AND ACTIVITIES: second generation provincial officeholder; Mr., by 1673; Gent., by 1673/74; presented for bastardy, Baltimore County Court, 1674, with the case being tried in the Chancery Court. OCCUPATIONAL PROFILE: planter; merchant; factor to Edward Maynard, mariner of London, 1671-1673.
      PUBLIC CAREER. LEGISLATIVE SERVICE: Lower House, Kent County, 1676-1678 (died before the 3rd session of the 1676-1682 Assembly). LOCAL OFFICES, justice, Anne Arundel County, 1668 (no record of service, probably refused oath); sheriff, Kent County, 1676-1678.
      WEALTH DURING LIFETIME. LAND AT FIRST ELECTION: at least 1,040 acres in Anne Arundel, Kent, and Calvert counties.
      WEALTH AT DEATH. DIED: will probated on October 28, 1679, probably in Kent County. PERSONAL PROPERTY: TEV, 112,775 pounds of tobacco (including 4 servants, 2 slaves, and books), plus sperate debts worth 41,865 pounds of tobacco. LAND: over 1,040 acres in Anne Arundel, Kent, and Calvert counties. [A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature 1635-1789 by Edward C. Papenfuse, et. al.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S373] A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., (Name: Johns Hopkins University Press; Location: Baltimore, MD; Date: 1985;), p574, vol.426.

    2. [S373] A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., (Name: Johns Hopkins University Press; Location: Baltimore, MD; Date: 1985;), p575, vol.426.


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