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About Sir Thomas Kinne, Baronet of King's Lynn
Birth 1578 King's Lynn, NORFOLK, England
Died 1625/1656 NORWICH, NORFOLK, England
Person ID I224 Lythgoe-Donaldson
Last Modified 05 Oct 1999
Children > 1. John Keney, b. Abt 1600, King's Lynn, NORFOLK, England , d. 1626/1686, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts
BIOGRAPHY: He was knighted by King James 1, in 1618, for "signal services rendered to the English government". He fled to Holland to escape from religious persecution. In 1625, he came to America, just five years after the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock.
DEATH: Place from World Family Tree, Vol. 1.
- Birth: 1578 - Kings Lynn County, Norfork, England
- Death: 1678 - New London, New London, Connecticut
- Parents: John Kinne, Sarah Cheever
- Wife: Joan Daily
NOTE: A Baronet is one step below Baron on the on the knighted listing. Sir Thomas received his Baronet for supposedly gifting the crown with a fleet of merchant ships used for the quick transfer of dispatches, messages and mail from the Continent to England.
Sir Thomas Kinne, Baronet of King's Lynn's Timeline
King's Lynn, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England
Ashby Parva, Leicestershire, England
New London, New London County, Connecticut, United States
July 22, 1987
July 28, 1987