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Thomas Field, Sr.

Also Known As: "fields/"
Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Frant, Sussex, , England
Death: August 10, 1717 (65-73)
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Field and Jane Field
Husband of Martha Field
Father of Thomas Field; Mary Dexter; Elizabeth Yeats (Field); William Field; Martha Field and 1 other

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About Thomas Field, Sr.

Inherited his residence from his Uncle William.

1665, May 31- His uncle, William made his will and left all his estate to him after the death of William's wife, Deborah.

1667, 70, 83, 85, 92, 95, 1706- Deputy.

1671, February 6- He had 12 lots laid out.

1673-74: Assistant.

1674- Town Treasurer.

1676, August 14- Town meeting was held "before Thomas Field's house, under a tree, by the water side," to make dispostion of Indian captives, whose services were sold for a term of years. He had his share in the sale, as he was one of those "who staid and went not away," in King Phillip's war.

1679, July 1- Taxed 1 shilling, 9 pence.

1681-83, 87-88, 1702-04: Town Council.

1682, November 27- In an agreement about boundary lines between certain paties, allusion is made to Th omas Field, as being nephew and heir to William Field.

1685, November 21- He had lands laid out to him totalling 10 3/4 acres.

1687, September 1- Taxed 13 shillings, 7 pence.

1706, July 23- Elizabeth Hoggs gave Thomas and wife Martha her daughter Margaret Hogg for them to bring up, instruct and dispose of as their own.

1708, September 11- He deeded to son William land, situated lying and being in Providence, RI, bounded north by land of Daniel Abbot, south by heirs of Gideon Crawford, east with the highway, and west with town street, including dwelling house, etc.

1717, November 29- Administration of estate to son Thomas, Jr. Inventory of estate appraised at 54 pounds, 2 shillings, 4 pence.

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Thomas Field, Sr.'s Timeline

May 28, 1648
Frant, Sussex, , England
January 3, 1670
Age 21
Providence, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
June 1, 1673
Age 25
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age 25
Providence, (Present Providence County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, (Present USA)
Age 28
Providence, Providence, Rhoda Island
June 8, 1682
Age 34
Providence, Providence, Rhoda Island
Age 34
Providence, Providence, Rhoda Island
August 10, 1717
Age 69
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
February 16, 1904
Age 69