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Gov. Thomas Welles

Male circa 1580 - 1660  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Thomas Welles 
    Prefix Gov. 
    Born circa 1580  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 14, 1660  Wethersfield, Hartford county, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The only person in Connecticut's history to hold all four top offices: governor, deputy governor, treasurer, and secretary. In 1639, he was elected as the first treasurer of the Colony of Connecticut, and from 1640?1649 served as the colony's secretary. In this capacity, he transcribed the Fundamental Orders into the official colony records on 14 January 1638, OS, (24 January 1639, NS).
    Person ID I14634  mykindred
    Last Modified Mar 31, 2019 

    Father Robert Welles,   b. Nov 06, 1540, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. circa 1619, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Alice (__),   b. circa 1543, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d.
    Married England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Tomes,   b. Marston-sicca, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1645, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Jul 05, 1615  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Samuel Welles,   b. circa 1630, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 15, 1675, Wethersfield, Hartford county, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
    Family ID F5206  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart