John Tompkins (1608 - 1684) MP

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Nicknames: "Thompkins"
Birthplace: Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, England
Death: Died in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Occupation: Immigrated to USA in 1640
Managed by: Karen Louise Arcand
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About John Tompkins

John B Tompkins RESIDENCE:

-1640, 42, at the birth of his two children, Ruth and John, lived in Concord, Middlesex Co., MA.

-1644, Rev. John Jones, pastor at Concord, took a group of families, including John Tompkins, to remove to Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT.

-Abt 1660, at his death, Fairfield, Fairfield Co., CT.he lived in Bridgewater and was called "John Tompkins from Salem." He further says that John died or removed early, because no others of that name resided in Bridgewater. He thinks both John and Samuel came from Salem. Samuel may have lived there earlier, but he moved from Duxbury to Bridgewater.

Pope says John lived at Concord, MA. Pope says he died 23 JUN 1681. Purdy says he was a member of the group which went with the Rev. John Jones from Concord to Fairfield, CT. His name appears frequently in the land and title records of Fairfield, per Purdy, who says his home lot was west of Hydes Pond.

Likely he moved from Salem to Bridgewater to Eastchester.He was born in 1610 at Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, England.1 He was the son of Ralph Tomkins and Katherine Foster. John B Tompkins married Margaret Goodman on 27 August 1632 at Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, England.

John B Tompkins died on 23 June 1684 at Fairfield, Conneticut.

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John Tompkins, of Concord's Timeline

1608
January 1608
Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, England
1609
1609
Age 1
Buckingham,England
1610
1610
Age 2
England
1610
Age 2
England
1610
Age 2
England
1610
Age 2
England
1610
Age 2
England
1632
August 27, 1632
Age 24
Edlesborough, Buckinghamshire, England
1633
September 20, 1633
Age 25
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
1639
March 19, 1639
Age 31
Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts