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Thomas Pearson Sr. (1653 - 1734)

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Thomas Pearson Sr. aka Peirson
Born in Pownall Fee, Cheshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Pownall Fee, Chester (Cheshire), Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Marple, Delaware, Pennsylvaniamap
Pearson-393 created 18 Mar 2011 | Last modified
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Contents

Biography

Margery survived him. Members of the Pearson family, Thomas, Margery Smith Pearson, Mary Smith and the Thomas Janney family, they all arrived in America aboard the "Endeavor" 29 Sep 1683. The ship was the Endeavor of Liverpool,not London, as some have stated. Thomas Pearson and Margery Ellen Smith were wed at the home of Thomas Janney. Margery must have had an uncomfortable ocean crossing, being about four months pregnant when they landed. She was probably glad to have her sister May along. Thomas Pearson was known as--Thomas Pearson of Marple township, Chester Co PA, Supervisor of Highways in 1684, Member of Council in 1687, and member of Assembly in 1708. It is said that Thomas was a prominent Friend Thomas came to the Pennsylvannia Colony with William Penn on the "Welcome". To be self supportive, he became a blacksmith. Five years later, he was joined by other members of his family.

Name

Name: Thomas /Pearson/
Source: #S20
Page: Database online.
Data:
Text: Record for Lawrence Pearson
FOOT Ancestry.com, OneWorldTree (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.), Database online.

Birth

Birth:
Date: 1653
Place: Pownall Fee, Cheshire, England
Source: #S20
Page: Database online.
Data:
Text: Record for Lawrence Pearson
FOOT Ancestry.com, OneWorldTree (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.), Database online.

Death

Death:
Date: 27 MAY 1734
Place: Marple, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA
Source: #S20
Page: Database online.
Data:
Text: Record for Lawrence Pearson
FOOT Ancestry.com, OneWorldTree (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.), Database online.
Name: Thomas /Pierson/[1]

Event

Event:
Type: Arrival
Date: 1683
Place: Pennsylvania[2]

Sources

  • Source: S-1850756656 Repository: #R-1855645573 Title: Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Author: Gale Research Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.Original data - Filby, P. William, ed. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s. Farmington Hills, MI, USA: Gale Research, 2010.Original data: Filby, P. William, ed. Passenge Note: APID: 1,7486::0
  • Repository: R-1855645573 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  • Source: S-1855645572 Repository: #R-1855645573 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=30777202&pid=1148
  • Source: S-1855645572 Repository: #R-1855645573 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=30777202&pid=1170
  • Repository: R-1855645573 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  • Source: S-1855645572 Repository: #R-1855645573 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=30777202&pid=1175
  • Repository: R-1855645573 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  1. Source: #S-1850756656 Page: Place: Pennsylvania; Year: 1683; Page Number: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=pili354&h=3054357&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Arrival date: 1683Arrival place: Pennsylvania APID: 1,7486::3054357
  2. Source: #S-1850756656 Page: Place: Pennsylvania; Year: 1683; Page Number: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=pili354&h=3054357&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Arrival date: 1683Arrival place: Pennsylvania APID: 1,7486::3054357
  • Source: S-468370550 Repository: #R-996643787 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note:
  • Repository: R-996643787 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  • Source: S-1855645572 Repository: #R-1855645573 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=30777202&pid=1177
  • Repository: R-1855645573 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:

* Source: S-468370550 Repository: #R-996643787 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note:

  • According to Futhey & Cop, History of Chester County Pa. Thomas Pearson came from Pownell Cheshire England, crossing Atlantic in rhe ship Endeavor.

Note - Another Thomas Pierson (who married Rose) was the father of two girls, Susannah (1691-1765) and Rose (1693-1771). A profile for another Susannah (1697-1756), periodically gets attached to him or his wife, but she is more likely a daughter of this Thomas.

Acknowledgements

  • WikiTree profile Pearson-842 created through the import of AustinMoserJohnsonStover Tree.ged on Oct 16, 2011 by Ken Austin.
  • WikiTree profile Pearson-1486 created through the import of nicholson.ged on Nov 16, 2012 by Jimmy Nicholson.
  • The WikiTree profile Pierson-303 was created through the import of Austin Moser Johnson Stover Tree.ged on Oct 16, 2011 by Ken Austin. * This person was created through the import of knox17032011.ged on 18 March 2011.
  • The WikiTree profile Pierson-294 was created through the import of DIXON.GED on October 11, 2011 by Glenn Dixon.
  • WikiTree profile Pearson-835 created through the import of AustinMoserJohnsonStover Tree.ged on Oct 16, 2011 by Ken Austin.


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Collaboration

On 28 Sep 2015 at 23:39 GMT Philip Smith wrote:

Does not seem likely that his age at death was almost 200 years old.

On 15 Apr 2014 at 14:44 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

I approved the proposed merge from my side. When it's completed, I would not recommend keeping January 1 as part of the birth date, as I believe that's a default filler from Glenn Dixon's gedcom upload.

On 25 Mar 2014 at 20:48 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

Rose Dixon was not the spouse of this Thomas Pierson. She was the wife of the other Thomas Pierson (Pierson-242).



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