Thomas Richards1,2,3,4,5,6

#2419, b. 15 April 1596, d. between 17 December 1650 and 18 January 1650/51


Welthean Loring b. c 1595, d. bt 3 Jul 1679 - 4 Nov 1679


     Thomas Richards was baptized on 15 April 1596 at England.7 He married Welthean Loring circa 1615 at England. Thomas Richards died between 17 December 1650 and 18 January 1650/51 at Mass.7

Other Events

     In 1633 Welthean and Thomas Richards emigrated from England to Dorchester, Suffolk, Mass.8

Time Line

Baptism1596, England7
Marriagec 1615, EnglandWelthean Loring
Birth of Daughter1629, EnglandAlice Richards9,7
Emigration1633, Dorchester, Suffolk, MassWelthean Loring8
Death1650-1651, Mass7
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Richards
Pedigree of Caspar Wever Collins
Pedigree of Edward Collins
Pedigree of Hannah Collins
Pedigree of William Collins Whitney




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  7. Anderson, GMB, 3:1577.
  8. Anderson, GMB, 3:1575.
  9. Ann Smith Lainhart and Robert S Wakefield, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Volume 22, Family of William Bradford. (Albany: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2004), 07.