Thomas Taylor1

#2115, (4 November 1680 - circa 21 August 1717)
Relationship5th great-granduncle of William David Lewis
Father*John Taylor Jr1 (c 1641 - 1704)
Mother*Thankful Woodward1 (1644/45 - )


Thankful Hawks b. 1689/90
Children 1.Thankful Taylor2 (1716 - )
 2.Thomas Taylor Jr+2 (1717 - )
"Thomas, s. of John (2), b. 1680; saddler; sett, in Dfd; lieut; was wounded in De Rouville's second attack on Dfd. June 22, 1707; sergt in 1712, when he went with Lieut. Samuel Williams to convoy French prisoners by land to Can; rem. to Nfd. 1716; was drowned while crossing the Connecticut abt. Aug. 21, 1717."2 
Birth*4 November 1680He was born on 4 November 1680 at Northampton, Hampshire Co., MassachusettsG.1 
Marriage*31 August 1715He married Thankful Hawks, daughter of Dea. Eleazer Hawks and Judith Smead, on 31 August 1715.2 
Death*circa 21 August 1717He died circa 21 August 1717 at Northfield, Massachusetts.3 


  1. [S1020] Provo, UT and Oxford, MA, Massachusetts Town and Vital Records: Northampton 1620/1650–1893/1988, unknown repository, unknown repository address, img. 456/2680, p. 20 in typed version. Thomas, son of John and Thankful Tailor, b. 4 Nov 1680. Hereinafter cited as Mass. Town and Vital Records: Northampton.
  2. [S289] George Sheldon, History of Deerfield, Massachusetts, Volume 2 (Deerfield: E.A. Hall and Co., 1896), Genealogies:336.
  3. [S289] George Sheldon, History of Deerfield II, Genealogies:336, drowned while crossing the Connecticut River.