Thomas Sargent (1643 - 1706) MP

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Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Amesbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
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About Thomas Sargent

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Lt. Thomas SARGENT was born on 11 JUN 1643 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. He died on 27 FEB 1705/6 at Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury.) He has Ancestral File Number NRJ0-5R. Thomas was a farmer and resided on "Bear Hill". He took the oath of Allegiance and fidelity at Amesbury before Major Robert Pike Dec 20, 1677; He held public office and was quite a prominent man. He was a lieut in the Amesbury Militia.

THOMAS, b. Salisbury 11 June 1643; m. Salisbury 2 March 1667/8 Rachel Barnes. (Found not guilty of fathering Sarah Osgood's child, October 1668 [EQC 4:64]).

  • Records and Files of the Quarterly Courts of Essex County, Massachusetts, 1636-1686, 9 volumes (Salem 1911-1975)

SOURCES: (1) Ancestral File (TM), data as of 2 January 1996, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84150; (2). Lynn Hist. Reg. Mass. 27A-7B, B4 D8, B6 3A.

Also has AFN: 8JDB-2B

Alternate death date & location: Died: 27 Feb 1704/05.

Parents: William SARGENT and Elizabeth PERKINS.

Consort: Sarah OSGOOD -. Lt. Thomas SARGENT and Sarah OSGOOD were never married. Children were: Elizabeth SARGENT. Thomas was found not guilty of fathering Sarah Osgood's child, October 1668

Spouse: Rachel BARNES. Lt. Thomas SARGENT and Rachel BARNES were married on 2 MAR 1668 in Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. (SOURCE: Early Vital Records of Essex County, Massachusetts to 1850 for Amesbury and American Marriage Records Before 1699 Sargent, Thomas and Rachel Barnes, 2 January 1667, Amesbury, Massachusetts).


Children of Thomas & Rachel (Barnes) Sargent were: Thomas SARGENT, John SARGENT, Mary SARGENT, Thomas SARGENT III, Jacob SARGENT, William SARGENT, Rachel SARGENT, Hannah SARGENT, Joseph SARGENT (twin), Judith SARGENT (twin), Judith SARGENT, Capt. John SARGENT.

Excerpt from "William Sargent and His Descendants in America" Thomas resided on "Bear Hill" and took the oath of Allegiance and Fidelity at Amesbury before Major Robert Pike on December 12, 1667. He held public office in Amesbury and was quite a prominent man. He was a Lieutenant in the Militia. Took oath of Allegiance & Fidelity before Major Robert Pike on 20 Dec 1677.

Source:

The Prominent Families of the United States of America, by Arthur Meredyth Burke, 1908, reprinted 1991, p. 158 (descent of Herbert Howland Sargent).

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Thomas Sargent's Timeline

1643
April 11, 1643
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1668
March 2, 1668
Age 24
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1668
Age 24
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1669
February 24, 1669
Age 25
Amesbury, Essex, Mass.
1674
October 14, 1674
Age 31
Amesbury, Essex, Mass.
1675
July 23, 1675
Age 32
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1676
November 15, 1676
Age 33
Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States of America
1678
October 1, 1678
Age 35
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1680
December 1, 1680
Age 37
Amesbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1683
August 12, 1683
Age 40
Amesbury, Essex, Mass.