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Thomas Seaman

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hempstead, Long Island, Province of New York
Death: circa December 29, 1724 (47-64)
Hempstead, Queens County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. John Seaman and Martha Seaman
Husband of Mary Seaman
Father of Thomas Seaman; John Seaman; Samuel Seaman; Nathaniel Seaman; Isaac Seaman and 6 others
Brother of John Seaman; Martha Pearsall; Mary Pearsall; Hannah Carman; Sarah Mott and 8 others
Half brother of John Seaman, Jr.; Benjamin Seaman; Solomon Seaman; Elizabeth Jackson and Jonathan Seaman

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About Thomas Seaman

Descendants of Capt. John Seaman of Hempstead, Long Island, NY according to Mary Thomas Seaman: 1928

7. Thomas2 Seaman (John1) died Bef. December 29, 1724 in Hempstead, Queens Co. [now Nassau Co.], NY (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:307, will proved December 29, 1724.). He married Mary ???. She died Unknown. 

Notes for Thomas Seaman:

Thomas Seaman was the last of the six sons of Capt. John Seaman to be named among the Patentees of the Town of Hempstead in 1660. He was not taxed in 1683, and in 1685 ranked as a Freeholder of 108 acres. His will is dated November 14, 1722, in which he is described as of Hempstead, and was probated December 29, 1724.

More About Thomas Seaman:

Will: November 14, 1722, probated December 29, 1724 (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:306, I, THOMAS SEAMAN, of Hempstead, in Queens County, yeoman, do make this my last will and testament. I leave to my daughter Mary one third of my movable estate, also 4 cows, 12 sheep, and 4 horses. I leave to my son, Thomas Seaman, that lot of land where his house now standeth, that I have given him a deed for. I leave to my son, Samuel Seaman, the lot of land that runs across the east run where his house now stands. I leave to my son John my dwelling house and barn and "all the land over in the Neck" so called, and the Swamp Pasture. I leave to my son Samuel a piece of land and Fresh meadow, that was Solomon Seamans, that lyeth on the west side of the Neck, between the Indian path and my own lot of land. I leave to my son John my lot of land with the piece of Fresh meadow thereto belonging, that lyeth on the west side of Seamans Neck above the cross road fence. I leave to my three sons all my meadow lots, salt and fresh, upon the Neck and Island (viz., my sons Thomas, Samuel, and John). I leave to my son Nathaniel L50, and to my son Sylvanus L50. My wife Mary is to have the south room of my old house, and the new east room, that is built on the east side of my old house, and the use of all my homestead, and the Swamp Pasture and land over in the Neck. I leave to my sons Thomas, Samuel, and John, all the remaining part of my lands, both in the Patent of my father, John Seaman, deceased, and in the undivided lands in the town of Hempstead. I leave to my daughter, Hannah Seaman, one feather bed,.... I leave to my grandson, Isaac Seaman, a heifer ... and to my wife and sons all my tools and tackling. I leave to my daughter Abigail, wife of Samuel Jackson, one cupboard. I leave 1/3 of the rest of my personal property to my six sons, and 2/3 to my four daughters, Abigail Johnson, Mary Smith, Elizabeth Alling, and Hannah Seaman. I make my son Richard and my two friends, Thomas Parsall and Benjamin Seaman, Jr., executors. Wit: Jacob Seaman, James Seaman, Solomon Seaman.)

Marriage Notes for Thomas Seaman and Mary ???:

Thomas Seaman married Mary -----, and had eleven children, of whom seven are mentioned in the Census of 1698.

Children of Thomas Seaman and Mary ??? are:

+ 61 i. John3 Seaman, died May 11, 1757 in Jerusalem, Hempstead Twp., [Nassau Co.], NY.

+ 62 ii. Samuel Seaman, born in Hempstead, Long Island, NY; died Unknown.

	63	iii.	 	Nathaniel Seaman, died Bef. September 2, 1756 in Jerusalem, Queens Co. [now Nassau Co.], NY (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 5:136.).
	More About Nathaniel Seaman:

Fact 5: November 14, 1722, mentioned in father's will, Thomas Seaman, of Hempstead (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:306-307.)

Will: August 2, 1756, proved September 2, 1756. (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 5:136, "I, Nathaniel Seaman, of Jerusalem, in Queens County, carpenter, being sick." I leave to my brother, Samuel Seaman, 50 [pounds]. To my cousins [nephews], William and Thomas, sons of my brother, Richard Seaman, 25 [pounds]. To my brother in law, Samuel Totten, 20 [pounds]. All the rest of my estate I leave to my brothers, Thomas, Richard, Samuel, John, and Silvanus Seaman. I make my brothers, Samuel and John executors. Dated August 2, 1756. Witnesses, Samuel Jackson, Jacob Seaman, Jr. William Lawrence. Proved, September 2, 1756.)

	64	iv.	 	Mary Seaman, died Unknown. She married (1) John Smith Bef. November 14, 1722 (Source: (1) Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 3:444., (2) Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:306-307, mentioned as Mary Smith, dau. of Thomas Seaman.); died Unknown. She married (2) John Titus, Sr. Bet. 1722 - 1723 (Source: Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 3:444.); died Unknown.
	More About Mary Seaman:

Fact 5: November 14, 1722, mentioned in father's will, Thomas Seaman, of Hempstead as "Mary Smith" (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:306-307.)

	More About John Smith and Mary Seaman:

Marriage: Bef. November 14, 1722 (Source: (1) Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 3:444., (2) Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:306-307, mentioned as Mary Smith, dau. of Thomas Seaman.)

	More About John Titus and Mary Seaman:

Marriage: Bet. 1722 - 1723 (Source: Hinshaw, William Wade, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 3:444.)

	65	v.	 	Isaac Seaman, died Unknown.

+ 66 vi. Richard Seaman, died Unknown.

+ 67 vii. Sylvanus Seaman, died August 21, 1759 in Staten Island, NY.

+ 68 viii. Abigail Seaman, died Aft. April 22, 1728.

	69	ix.	 	Hannah Seaman, died Unknown. She married Samuel Totten February 10, 1732/33 in St. George's [Episcopal] Church, Hempstead, Long Island, NY (Source: (1) Haight, John Sylvanus, Adventures for God: a History of St. George's Episcopal Church, Hempstead, Long Island, (Binghamton, NY: Vail-Ballou Press, 1932)., (2) New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, "New York Genealogical and Biographical Record," New York:: vol. 12, p. 46 [January, 1881]., (3) Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 5:136, mentioned in will of Nathaniel Seaman dated August 2, 1756 as "Brother-in-law.", (4) Seaman, Ardon, Marriages of the Seamans taken from the records of the Town, State, and Church, (NY: privately published, 1866), lists the date as Feb. 20, 1732.); died Unknown.
	More About Hannah Seaman:

Fact 5: November 14, 1722, mentioned in father's will, Thomas Seaman, of Hempstead (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 2:306-307.)

	More About Samuel Totten:

Fact 5: August 2, 1756, ment. in brother-in-law's will, Nathaniel Seaman, of Jerusalem, Queens Co., NY. (Source: Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 5:136.)

	More About Samuel Totten and Hannah Seaman:

Marriage: February 10, 1732/33, St. George's [Episcopal] Church, Hempstead, Long Island, NY (Source: (1) Haight, John Sylvanus, Adventures for God: a History of St. George's Episcopal Church, Hempstead, Long Island, (Binghamton, NY: Vail-Ballou Press, 1932)., (2) New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, "New York Genealogical and Biographical Record," New York:: vol. 12, p. 46 [January, 1881]., (3) Heritage Books Inc., New York Abstracts of Wills, 1665-1801 (CD #9), (Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1997), "CD-ROM," 5:136, mentioned in will of Nathaniel Seaman dated August 2, 1756 as "Brother-in-law.", (4) Seaman, Ardon, Marriages of the Seamans taken from the records of the Town, State, and Church, (NY: privately published, 1866), lists the date as Feb. 20, 1732.)

+ 70 x. Elizabeth Seaman, died Unknown.

+ 71 xi. Thomas Seaman, born 1675; died Bef. September 2, 1762 in Jerusalem, Hempstead Twp., Queens Co. [now Nassau Co.], NY.

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