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Thomas David Rees

Also Known As: "Reece"
Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Nottingham, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Opecquon Creek, Frederick County, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Clear Brook, Frederick County, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas David Rees, Sr. and Rebecca Frances Rees
Husband of Margaret Rees
Father of Henry H. Rees; Thomas Rees, III; Jane Moon; William Rees; David John Rees and 5 others
Brother of Sarah Rees; Thomas Reece; Mary Rees; Phillip Rees; David Rees and 4 others

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About Thomas David Rees

Thomas Rees and Margaret Rees (born Bowen) were members of the Hopewell (Opecquon Creek) Quaker Meeting

Thomas Rees was born about 1705, and was the son of Thomas Rees Sr. who had been born in 1680 in Resolven, Wales. Thomas Rees married Margaret Bowen in Chester Co., Pa. about 1731. Margaret was the daughter of Henry Bowen and Jane Carter. Thomas Rees and Henry Bowen both moved to Opecquon Creek in Frederick Co., Va. in 1743. Both the Rees and Bowen families were Quakers. Thomas Rees and Margaret had 10 children who lived to adulthood. (Thomas; Henry; William; David; Margaret; Jane; John; Robert; Mary; and Solomon). Thomas Rees died in 1783 at his residence on Opecquon Creek in Frederick Co., Virginia. The Rees family were devout Quakers, although a number of the Thomas Rees children would leave the Quaker faith when adults. Sons Thomas Rees and John Rees would move to Washington County in far western Pennsylvania circa 1780. Their widowed mother, Margaret Bowen Rees, would journey to Washington Co., Pa. to visit her sons after the death of Thomas Rees Sr. in 1783.

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Thomas David Rees's Timeline

July 8, 1711
Nottingham, Chester County, Province of Pennsylvania
Age 20
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
Age 22
Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA
Age 23
Frederick, Virginia, United States
December 4, 1736
Age 25
Pennsylvania, United States
Age 26
Age 30
Frederick County, Virginia
Age 32
Frederick County, Province of Virginia
Age 32
Frederick County, Virginia, United States