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Thomas Stanton

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Death: April 11, 1718 (76-84)
Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Hon. Thomas Stanton and Ann Stanton
Husband of Sarah Stanton
Father of Mary Lay; Thomas Stanton, V; Sarah Chesebrough; Anna (Stanton) Stanton; William Stanton and 4 others
Brother of Samuel Stanton, Sr.; Mary Rogers; Hannah Lord Palmer; Captain Joseph Stanton; Daniel David Stanton and 4 others

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About Thomas Stanton

Residence: Hartford, CT and Stonington, CT.

1654- "He and his younger brother John showed such an aptness for the Native American language that the Commissioners of the United Colony of New England desired that they be employed in the public service by training at Harvard College for interpreter, and seven years the Colony made grant of land and money to the father Thomas Stanton, Sr. for the benefit of them.'

1683, October and 1689, September- Deputy for Stonington, CT.

1698- Justice for New London County, CT.

Siblings: John born 1641, Mary born 1643, Hannah born 1644, Joseph born 1646, Daniel born 1648, Dorothy born 1651, Robert born 1653, Sarah born 1654, and Samuel born 1657.


Birth: 1638, Hartford, Hartford Co, CT, USA

Death: Apr 11 1718, Stonington, New London Co, CT, USA

Came to Stonington when he was 9 &, in 1659, m Sarah Denison, dtr of Capt George Denison & Bridget Thompson, w/whom he had 7 children. He was involved with his father's trading business.


Thomas Stanton (1615-1677)

Anna Lord Stanton (1614-1688)

Spouse: Sarah Denison Stanton (1640-1701)

Burial: Wequetequock Burial Grnd, Stonington, New London Co, CT, USA

Thomas graduated from Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1654. He bought property in New London, Connecticut, November 11, 1698. Thomas and his brother John received from their father his lands in Preston, Connecticut.

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Thomas Stanton's Timeline

Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
March 6, 1654
Age 16
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Age 27
Stonington, New London County, CT, USA
December 14, 1674
Age 36
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony, Colonial America
June 30, 1675
Age 37
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA
May 6, 1677
Age 39
Stonington, New London, CT
April 24, 1681
Age 43
Stonington, New London, CT
May 21, 1682
Age 44
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Age 44
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony