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Thomas Pearson

Also Known As: "Thomas Person", "Thomas Pierson"
Birthplace: Pownall Fee, Cheshire, England
Death: Died in Marple, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Springfield Monthly Meeting House Lot, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Lawrence Pearson and Elizabeth Pearson
Husband of Rose Dixon; Rachel Sharpley and Margery Ellen Pearson
Father of Robert Pearson; Thomas Pearson; Lawrence Pearson; John Pearson; Abel Pearson and 6 others
Brother of Mary Pearson; Edward Pearson; John Pearson; Robert Pearson; Sarah Pearson and 2 others
Half brother of Mary Pearson and Martha Pearson

Occupation: Mason, Came to America on "Endeavor" with William Penn on July 29, 1683. Was member of Pennsylvania Assembly in 1708.
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About Thomas Pearson, of Marple

Thomas Pearson

  • Birth: 1653 - Pownall Fee, Chester, (Cheshire), England
  • Death: May 27 1734 - Marple, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Parents: Lawrence Pierson, Elizabeth Janney
  • Married: Margery Smith

Margaret came to the new world with her brother Thomas on the ship Endeavor in 1683.

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Thomas Pearson, of Marple's Timeline

September 5, 1653
Pownall Fee, Cheshire, England
February 18, 1683
Age 29
Pownall Fee, Cheshire, England
December 3, 1683
Age 30
Chester Mm, Chester, Pennsylvania
- 1695
Age 29

June 2010: Information from Cory Peterson:
John West's wife, Sarah Pearson, was my great-great-great-great-great-great-grandfather's sister. Their father, Thomas Pearson, appears in Benjamin West's painting "Penn's Treaty with the Indians." Thomas Pearson came with William Penn to Pennsylvania where they established the colony.

October 23, 1685
Age 32
Chester Mm, Chester, Pennsylvania
December 20, 1687
Age 34
Chester Mm, Chester, Pennsylvania
May 12, 1689
Age 35
December 10, 1692
Age 39
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
February 9, 1695
Age 41
Chester Co., PA
April 9, 1695
Age 41
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States