Thomas Nash1

#7264, (say 1592 - 12 May 1658)
Relationship8th great-grandfather of William David Lewis
Father*Bindley Nash2 (s 1562 - )


Margery Baker b. s 1592, d. bt 1655 - 1657
Children 1.Mary Nash+9 (s 1614 - 1683)
 2.Maj. John Nash+9 (s 1616 - 1687)
 3.Sarah Nash+9 (s 1619 - )
 4.Sgt. Joseph Nash+9 (s 1623 - bt 1676 - 1678)
 5.Lt. Timothy Nash+1 (1626 - 1699)
Birth*say 1592He was born say 1592 at EnglandG.1 
Marriage*say 1613He married Margery Baker, daughter of Nicholas Baker, say 1613 at EnglandG.3 
26 July 1637He and Margery Baker migrated to Boston, Massachusetts, from England, on the Hector or her unnamed companion vessel on 26 July 1637.4 
1638He was a gunsmith and a blacksmith in 1638.5 
March 1638He and Margery Baker removed by ship in March 1638 to Quinnipiac (now New Haven), New Haven Colony.6 
circa 1640He and Margery Baker lived circa 1640 at Lot No. 3, 1.5 acres, on State Street, New Haven, Connecticut.7 
Death*12 May 1658He died on 12 May 1658 at New Haven, Connecticut.8 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis


  1. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family or Records of the descendants of Thomas Nash of New Haven, Connecticut, 1640 (Hartford: Case, Tiffany and Company, 1853), p. 13-18; mentions family tradition that he was from Lancaster or Lancashire.
  2. [S735] William Richard Cutter, editor, Genalogical and Family History of the State of Connecticut (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1911), III:1660. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical History of Connecticut.
  3. [S734] Wm. Berry, compiler, County Genealogies, Pedigrees of Hertfordshire Families (London: J. R. Smith, 1844), Baker Family Pedigrees, tables 83-85. Hereinafter cited as Hertfordshire Families.
  4. [S736] George P. Allen, compiler, A History and Genealogical Record of the Alling--Allens of New Haven, Conn. (New Haven, CT: Press of the Price, Lee & Adkins Co., 1890), p. 13.
  5. [S736] George P. Allen, History of the Alling--Allens, p. 13-14.
  6. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family, p. 13-14.
  7. [S736] George P. Allen, History of the Alling--Allens, p. 17.
  8. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family, p. 18.
  9. [S727] Rev. Sylvester Nash, The Nash Family, p. 18. "The following order of births is but conjectural. It is according to the order of their marriage and birth of their first children." [In his will, Thomas names his children in this order: "my Eldest sonne son daughter daughter sonne Timothy"; TNF p. 267]