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Thomas Richards, Jr. was born 5 April 1595 in Pitminster, Somerset, England to Thomas Richards (1575-1620) and Thomasine Richards (c1568-) and died 28 January 1650 Weymouth, Suffolk County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Welthian Loring (1600-1679) 1619 in Somerset, England.

Biography

Thomas Richards with his wife and older children immigrated from England to Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1635 on the Hopewell (1st Voyage?).

  1. Mary Richards (1620-1659) - she married Thomas Hinckley (1618-1706), who would become the 14th Governor of Plymouth Colony.
  2. John Richards (1625-1694)
  3. Anna Richards (1626-1650)
  4. Alice Richards (1629-1671) - she married William Bradford (1624-1704), who replaced Myles Standish (c1584-1656) as military commander for Plymouth Colony. He was the son of Colonial Governor and Mayflower pilgrims William Bradford (1590-1657) and Alice Carpenter (1583-1670).
  5. Hannah Richards (1630-1651)
  6. James Richards (1632-1680)
  7. Samuel Richards (1634-1685)
  8. Joseph Richards (1636-1651)
  9. Benjamin Richards (1638-1665)
  10. Abigail Richards (c1640-1694)




Children



Offspring of Thomas Richards, Jr. and Welthian Loring (1600-1679)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Mary Richards (1620-1659) 10 November 1620 Somerset, England, United Kingdom 24 June 1659 Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States Thomas Hinckley (1618-1706)
John Richards (1625-1694)
Anna Richards (1626-1650)
Alice Richards (1629-1671) 1629 Keynsham, Somersetshire, England 12 December 1671 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts William Bradford (1624-1704)
Hannah Richards (1630-1651)
James Richards (1632-1680)
Samuel Richards (1634-1685)
Joseph Richards (1636-1651)
Benjamin Richards (1638-1665)
Abigail Richards (c1640-1694)










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