Richard Thayer

Male 1625 - 1705  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Richard Thayer 
    Christened 10 Feb 1624/25  Saint Mary's Parish, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Immigration 1641  [1, 3
    He came to New England with his parents. 
    Moved to 1679  [4
    Died 4 Dec 1705  Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings 11 siblings 
    Person ID I566  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father Richard Thayer,   c. 5 Apr 1601, Saint Mary's Parish, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1695, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Mortimer,   bur. 17 Jan 1640, Saint Mary's Parish, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 5 Apr 1624  Saint Mary's Parish, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Pray,   b. Abt 1634, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1705, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1651  Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Children 
     1. Dorothy Thayer,   b. 30 Aug 1653, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Richard Thayer,   b. 31 Aug 1655, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1729, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +3. Nathaniel Thayer,   b. 1 Jan 1657/58, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1726, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Abigail Thayer,   b. 10 Feb 1661, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Joannah Thayer,   b. 13 Dec 1665, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Sarah Thayer,   b. 13 Dec 1665, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Cornelius Thayer,   b. 18 Sep 1670, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 10 Feb 1624/25 - Saint Mary's Parish, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1651 - Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Dec 1705 - Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S282] Faxon, Walter and Edward Henry Whorf. "Thayer (Thayer) Family Entries in the Parish Register of Thornbury, Gloucestersire, England" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LXX, July 1906), Secondary Source.

    2. [S283] Ojeda, Tomás Thayer. Thayer Family of Thornbury, (Moneda, Chile: Imprenta Moderna, 1907), Secondary Source.

    3. [S698] Thayer, Bezaleel. Memorial of the Thayer Name, From the Massachusetts Colony of Weymouth and Braintree, Embracing Genealogical and Biographical Sketches of Richard & Thomas Thayer and Their Descendants, From 1636 to 1874, (Oswego, New York: R. J. Oliphant, 1847), Secondary Source.

    4. [S175] Drake, Samuel G. "A List of the Passengers Aboard the Speedwell of London, Robert Lock Master, Bound for New England" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume I, April 1847).

    5. [S89] Trask, William B. "Early Records of Boston", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume XII, 1858).



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