Thomas Delano (1642 - 1723) MP

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Birthplace: Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Death: Died in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Occupation: Physican, taylor, surveyor, & constable of Duxbury, Plymouth Plantation, Doctor
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About Thomas Delano

Dr. Thomas Delano was born 21 Mar 1642 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts and died on 13 Apr 1723 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. He is buried in the Myles Standish Burying Ground, Duxbury, Massachusetts. [3][4]

Parents: Philip Delano (1603 - 1681) and Hester Dewsbery Delano (____ - 1653)

Married:

  1. in 1667 to Rebecca Alden (b. 1643-d. abt. 1687), daughter of John Alden (1598-1687) and Priscilla Mullins (1602-1685). [1][2]
  2. on 24 October 1699 to the widow Hannah Barlett. She probably died before 1723. [4]; no known children.

9 children of Thomas Delano and Rebecca Alden:

  1. Dr. Benoni Delano (1667-1738) m. Elizabeth Drew.
  2. Thomas Delano (1669-1712) m. Hannah Bryant.
  3. Deborah Delano (1672-bef. 1714) m. John Weston.
  4. Jonathan Delano (1674-1765) m. Hannah Doty.
  5. David Delano (1678-1755) m. Elizabeth Eddy.
  6. Mary Delano (abt. 1679-1756) no known marriage or children.
  7. Sarah Delano (b. abt. 1682) m. John Drew.
  8. Ruth Delano (b. abt. 1684) m. Samuel Drew.
  9. Joseph Delano (1685-1770) m. Hannah Bartlett.

Citations

  1. "It is now known that it was not Mary but Rebecca Alden who married Delano." (Roser)
  2. subject of unfounded rumor that she was "with child"
  3. "Physican, taylor, surveyor, & constable of Duxbury, MA. Married more than once. Buried with the Aldens at Duxbury, MA. Name also shown as Thomas Delane." (Harrison)
  4. " Thomas Delano died April 15, 1723. He makes no mention of his second wife, so she was probably dead ... will is to be found in Plymouth Probate Records, Vol.4, p. 388. In this will and elsewhere he is called Doctor. It is dated Oct. 5, 1722. Inventory taken by John Alden and Samuel Weston, April 29, and proved May 6, 1723 ..." (Alden Genealogy)

Links

Sources

  • Roser, Susan E. Mayflower Marriages (from the files of George Ernest Bowman)
  • Descendants of Philippe De La Noye and Hester Dewsbury and Mary Pontus Family Forest Leadership Edition by Bruce H. Harrison; page #6
  • Marriages of Mayflower Families, Alden Genealogy; page #36
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Doctor Thomas Delano, of Duxbury's Timeline

1642
March 21, 1642
Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
May 21, 1642
Duxbury, Plymouth, Mass.
1667
October 20, 1667
Age 25
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
October 30, 1667
Age 25
Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1668
November 12, 1668
Age 26
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1672
1672
Age 29
Duxbury, Plymouth Colony
1675
January 6, 1675
Age 32
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts
1677
1677
Age 34
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
1679
1679
Age 36
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
1681
1681
Age 38
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States