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Thomas Bayes

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Birthplace: Dedham, Essex, England
Death: Died in Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, Dukes County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Bayes and N.N. Bayes
Husband of Ann Bayes
Father of Ruth Norton; Hannah Bayes; Thomas Bayes; Abigail Bayes; Joseph Bayes and 3 others

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About Thomas Bayes

He was a ships' carpenter. He came to America and in 1636 was living at Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts. In 1638 was chosen Selectman of Dedham. In 1643 he was convicted of 'mutinous and turbulent speech.' In 1648 he was living at Boston and sometime between that date and 1652 he moved to Edgartown on Martha's Vineyard. In 1652 he was chosen Hog Warden of Martha's Vineyard and in 1655 he was chosen as Constable. He was leader of the Train Band in 1656 and again from 1661 to 1663. In 1661 he submitted to the government of Thomas Mayhew on Martha's Vineyard, but 1673 participated in the 'Dutch Rebellion' against the Mayhew government. In 1676 he was chosen Selectman. He died between 4 February and 31 May 1680.

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Thomas Bayes's Timeline

1615
1615
Dedham, Essex, England
1639
October 26, 1639
Age 24
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
1643
July 2, 1643
Age 28
Dedham,Norfolk,Massachusetts,USA
1645
1645
Age 30
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
1646
March 14, 1646
Age 31
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
1648
1648
Age 33
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
1648
Age 33
Dedham, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1650
1650
Age 35
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
1652
1652
Age 37
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
1655
1655
Age 40
Great Harbor (Present Edgartown), Martha's Vineyard, (Present Dukes County), (Present Massachusetts)