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Thomas Gardner, of Roxbury

Also Known As: "Not Thomas Gardner of the Cape Ann Colony"
Birthdate: (53)
Birthplace: England
Death: November 1638 (49-57)
Roxbury, Suffolk , Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Husband of wife of Thomas Gardner, of Roxbury
Father of Thomas Gardner, ll, of Roxbury and Peter Gardner, of Roxbury

Occupation: Householder
Managed by: Hatte Blejer
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About Thomas Gardner, of Roxbury

Thomas Gardner

  • Burial: Nov 1638 Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts
  • parents: unknown
  • wife: unknown


  1. Thomas Gardner (abt 1614 - 1689) married Lucy Smith
  2. Peter Gardener (abt 1616 - 1698) married Rebecca Crooke


On 17 April 1635, "Peter Gardner," aged eighteen, was enrolled at London as a passenger for New England on the Elizabeth [Hotten 68].

The tie to father Thomas and his widow, unnamed in records, is based on land owned by the widow then later Peter.[3]

From Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 2:229.:

PETER, Roxbury, prob. br. of sec. Thomas, b. a. 1617, emb. in Apr. 1635, on the Elizabeth, at London, m. 27 May 1646, Rebecca Crooke, d. of Roger of Hammersmith, near London, ....


Do not confuse with Thomas Gardner, Gov of Cape Ann.

  • Roberts, Gary Boyd. Ancestors of American Presidents. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009).

Ancestor of John Adams and John Quincy Adams through son Thomas.

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November 1638
Age 53
Roxbury, Suffolk , Massachusetts