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Thomas Mann (1755 - 1809)

Deacon Thomas Mann
Born in Wrentham, Suffolk County, Massachusettsmap
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Husband of — married 29 Jun 1786 in Attleboro, Bristol County, Massachusettsmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 53 in Wrentham, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Thomas Mann may be the person found in the 1790 US census for Wrentham, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[1]

Research Notes


Deacon Thomas Mann (son of Nathan Mann and Esther Harris) was born December 21, 1756 in Wrentham, Suffolk (after 1793, Norfolk) County, in the Province of Massachusetts Bay, and died June 20, 1809. He married Rebecca Stanley Mann on June 29, 1786 in Attleboro, Bristol, Connecticut, daughter of William Stanley and Zilpha Daggett.

Children of Deacon Thomas Mann and Rebecca Stanley Mann are:

  • Rebecca Mann, b. May 4, 1787, Wrentham, Norfolk, Masschusetts, d. 1850.
  • Thomas Stanley Mann, b. December 3, 1787, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts, d. 1835.
  • Stephen Mann, b. December 23, 1792, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts, d. July 22, 1810, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts.
  • Horace Mann, b. May 4, 1796, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts, d. August 27, 1859, Yellow Springs, Greene Co., Ohio.
  • Lydia Bishop Mann, b. July 30, 1798, Franklin, Norfolk, Massachusetts, d. October 15, 1888.

From Mann Memorial; Cambridge or Wrentham Branch, Pg. 26:

(17.) Thomas Mann 5 (Nathan 4, Thomas 3, Samuel 2, William 1), born Dec. 21, 1756; died June 20, 1809. He married June 29, 1786, Rebecca Stanley, of Attleboro, Mass., who was born Feb. 23, 1761, and died March 19, 1837. He was a substantial farmer in Franklin (formerly a part of Wrentham), Mass. Children:
i. Rebecca (6), b. May 14, 1787; m. (1815) Calvin Pennell; he d. 1824. She d. 1850. Children:
1. Calvin S. (7), 1816.
2. Rebecca M. (7), 1821.
3. Eliza M. (7), 1822.
4. Marcia E. (7), 1824.
ii. 18. Thomas Stanley (6), b. Dec. 6, 1788; d. 1835; m. Eliza Scott.
iii. Stephen (6), b. Dec. 23, 1792; d. July 22, 1810.
iv. 19. Horace (6) (LL.D.), b. May 4, 1796; d. Aug. 2, 1859.
v. Lydia B. (6), b. July 30, 1798 (teacher half a century); residence Westerly, R. I.; unmarried.

See also:



  1. "United States Census, 1790," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 15 June 2020), Thomas Man, Wrentham, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; citing p. 674, NARA microfilm publication M637, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 4; FHL microfilm 568,144.
  2. Profile originally created by 29 Oct 2009; adopted by Andrea (Stawski) Pack, 23 Mar 2016. Added information from Sharon, Massachusetts, history and genealogy researcher Nick Dann, 17 Feb 2018.
  • Mann Memorial. A Record of the Mann Family in America. Genealogy of the Descendants of Richard Man of Scituate, Mass., by George S. Mann, Press of David Clapp & Son, Boston, 1884. Thomas Mann is Record #17, Cambridge or Wrentham Branch, Pg. 26.[3]
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #5866788; Union Street Cemetery, Franklin MA (no g.s. photo)

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