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Thomas Mumford

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island
Death: Died in South Kingstown, Kings County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Remington Mumford, Jr. and Sarah Sherman
Husband of Abigail KENYON; Esther Mumford; Abigail Mumford and Esther Tefft
Father of Joseph MUMFORD; John Mumford; Tabitha Rodman (Mumford); Sarah Mumford; Esther Mumford and 6 others
Brother of Sarah Place; James Munford; Anna Kenyon; Wife of John Kenyon; George Mumford and 3 others

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About Thomas Mumford

Thomas Mumford

Birth: November 25, 1656 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island

Death: April 11, 1726 in South Kingston, Rhode Island

Father: Thomas Mumford b. 1625 Oldham, Lancaster, England

Mother: Sarah Sherman, b. Oct. 1636 in Roxbury, Boston, MA; d. 1690 in Portsmouth, Rhode Island

Marriage: Abt. 1678

Spouse: Abigail Kenyon, born Abt. 1670 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, died May 1707

Children:

  • Thomas Mumford, b. April 01, 1687 in Portsmouth, Rhode Island; died 1760.
  • George Mumford, b. July 15, 1689 in Portsmouth, Rhode Island; died Abt. 1745. m. Mary Robinson Abt. 1709
  • Joseph Mumford, b. Sept 17, 1691, Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
  • William Mumford, born February 18, 1693/94 in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
  • Benjamin Mumford, b. April 10, 1696 in South Kingston, Rhode Island.
  • Richard Mumford, b. September 06, 1698, Portsmouth, Rhode Island; died 1745. m. Sarah Abt. 1727; Richard was a Captain of a company in the Louisburg Expedition and died there in 1745.

Marriage (2) November 25, 1708 in Narragansett, Washington, Rhode Island,

Wife: Esther Tefft, b. Abt. 1689; d. 1726. daughter of Samuel Tefft and Elizabeth Jencks.

Children:

  • John Mumford
  • Sarah Mumford
  • Tabitha Mumford. She married Joseph Rodman.
  • Esther Mumford.

Notes for Thomas Mumford:

Excerpts from Eva Mumford Newburn 1971 Thomas and Abigail had six sons averaging six feet in height and were known as " the Thirty-six Feet of Mumfords".

Sources:

Title: New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Media: Book, v 144, Page: 300

Title: The American Genealogist, Media: Book, Page: 20:201

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=dominiccharles&id=I118391

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GScid=2253557&GRid=25317269&

http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/a/t/P-K-Catrell-CO/GENE3-0003.html

http://archive.org/stream/mumfordmemoirsbe00mumf#page/50/mode/2up

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Thomas Mumford's Timeline

1656
November 25, 1656
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island
1687
1687
Age 30
Kingston, RI, USA
1689
July 15, 1689
Age 32
1691
September 17, 1691
Age 34
<Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island>
1691
Age 34
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
1694
February 18, 1694
Age 37
South Kingstown, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1709
1709
Age 52
Narragansett, RI, USA
1713
October 1, 1713
Age 56
Mount Holly, Burlington Co., New Jersey