On 20 September 1809, he was created 1st Baronet Roberts of Glassenbury, Kent, of Brightfieldstown, co. Cork and of the City of Cork and from that date was known as Sir Thomas Roberts. The correct spelling of Brightfieldstown is Britfieldstown.
He died in 1814 or 1817.
The Roberts Baronets of Glassenbury accepted this Britfieldstown line as their descendants but it is still debated. This is a separate issue to the J Montgomery Seaver fraud.
There are conflicting death dates.
As this Roberts line has been the victim of genealogy fraud by J Montgomery Seaver all profiles are being researched to find credible sources to authenticate the pedigree. Please do not rely on the information until this is completed. Some of the information in the Seaver books is correct.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Thomas by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Thomas: