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Thomas Flint

Birthplace: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Salem,Essex,Massachusetts,USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Flint, of Salem Village; Thomas Flint; Ann Flint and Ann Flint Southwick
Husband of Hannah Flint; Mary Dounton and Mary Flint
Father of Abigail Houlton; George Flint; William Flint; Capt. Thomas Flint; Jonathan Flint and 5 others
Brother of Elizabeth Leach; Sgt. George Flint; John Flint, Sr.; Anna Flint; Joseph Flint and 1 other

Occupation: farmer and carpenter, Farmer/Carpenter/Mechanic
Managed by: Duane Raymond Olley
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About Capt. Thomas Flint

Capt Thomas Flint

  • Birth: Circa 1645 - Danvers, Essex Co, MA aka Salem Village
  • Death: May 24 1721 - Danvers, Essex Co, MA aka Salem Village
  • Parents: Thomas Flint, Ann Southwick
  • Wife: Hannah Moulton, Mary Daunton

Thomas Flint, born about 1645, the oldest child of Thomas and Ann Flint, inherited a part of his father’s farm and became owner of other lands in Essex and Middlesex counties by purchase at intervals from 1664 to 1702.  He was by trade a carpenter, and the builder of the first meeting-house in Salem village.  He was engaged in “King Philip’s war,” and in the expedition against the Narrgansetts in 1675, and is known as “Captain Thomas Flint.”  He was twice married, --- first May 22, 1666, to Hannah Moulton, who died March 30, 1673, leaving a daughter and a son.  September 15, 1674, the Captain married Mary Dounton, and had five sons and four daughters.  He died May 24, 1721, aged about seventy-six


  1. A genealogical register of the descendants of Thomas Flint, of Salem, with a copy of the wills and inventories of the estates of the first two generations compiled by John Flint and John H. Stone. Published 1860 by Printed by W.F. Draper in Andover, Mass.
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Capt. Thomas Flint's Timeline

May 1644
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
June 27, 1668
Age 24
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Age 27
August 20, 1678
Age 34
Salem Village, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
July 17, 1685
Age 41
Salem Village, Essex, Ma
August 30, 1687
Age 43
Salem Village, Essex, Ma
October 29, 1691
Age 47
Salem Village, Essex, Ma
September 29, 1693
Age 49
Topsfield, Essex, Ma
June 1, 1695
Age 51
Salem Village, Essex, Ma