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Jonas Tomlinson

Birthplace: Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Death: Died in Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry "the Settler" Tomlinson and Alice Tomlinson
Husband of Hannah Tomlinson (Gunn)
Father of Sarah Smith; Sarah Pierson; Samuel Tomlinson and Abraham Tomlinson
Brother of Margaret ( Tomlinson ) Harger/ Tibbals; William Tomlinson; Tabitha Wooster; Mary Pierson; Phebe Wooster and 3 others

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About Jonas Tomlinson

Birth: unknown Death: 1693 Derby New Haven County Connecticut, USA

The son of Henry & Alice Tomlinson, he inherited land in Derby from his father's will. By 1675, he was living on Great Hill in Derby.

Jonas left a noncupative will. In June of 1693, William Tomlinson (aged 50) and Mary Washburn (aged 22) were deposed and testified that on November 27, 1692, they heard Jonas Tomlinson of Derby, Conn. say that at his death, he wanted his wife, Hannah to have full power to dispose of his lands at White Hills in Stratford & at Great Hill in Derby to pay his debts. Hannah was to have full discretion in distributing the estate left to the children when they came of age with the eldest to have a double portion. Administration of the estate was granted to widow, Hannah Tomlinson of Derby & Abraham Tomlinson, the eldests son on Feb. 4, 1722/3. On May 6, 1723, Abraham & Samuel agree to support their mother.

Children of Jonas & Hannah Tomlinson (according to "Henry Tomlinson and his descendants in America, with a few additional branches of Tomlinsons, later from England" p. 17: Abraham Tomlinson John Tomlinson b. 1686 Isaac Tomlinson b. 1687 Samuel Tomlinson b. Dec, 1687

Family links:

 Henry Tomlinson (1606 - 1681)
 Alice Birdseye (1606 - 1698)

 Sarah Tomlinson Pierson (1680 - 1727)*

 Jonas Tomlinson (____ - 1693)
 Margaret Tomlinson Tibbals (1642 - 1698)*
 Tabitha Tomlinson Hull (1646 - 1691)*
 Phebe Tomlinson Wooster (1656 - 1740)*
 Agur Tomlinson (1658 - 1727)*
 Bethsheba Tomlinson Curtiss (1661 - 1735)**
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Burial: Old Derby Uptown Burying Ground Derby New Haven County Connecticut, USA

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Created by: Nareen, et al Record added: Jun 27, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 38802373

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Jonas Tomlinson's Timeline

Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Age 24
Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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Derby, New Haven, Connecticut
December 1687
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Stratford, Fairfield, CT
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Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
September 8, 1954
Age 39
September 8, 1954
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September 8, 1954
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