Thomas Taber1,2

M, #1536, b. February 1643/44, d. 11 November 1720
Father*Philip Taber d. bt 24 Feb 1672 - 27 Apr 1682
Mother*Lydia Masters b. s 1615, d. b 1651
Relationship8th great-grandfather of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceTABER0006
     Thomas Taber, son of Philip Taber and Lydia Masters, was born in February 1643/44 in Yarmouth, (now Barnstable County), New Plymouth Colony.3,4 Thomas Taber was the son of Philip Taber and Lydia Masters. Thomas Taber was baptized in February 1645/46 in Yarmouth, (now Barnstable County), New Plymouth Colony.2 He married first Hester Cooke, daughter of Pilgrim John Cooke and Sarah Warren, in 1667 in Dartmouth, (now Bristol County), New Plymouth Colony.5,6,3 Thomas Taber married second Mary Tomson, daughter of John Tompson and Mary Cooke, on 16 June 1672 in Dartmouth, (now Bristol County), New Plymouth Colony.3,4 Thomas Taber died on 11 November 1720 in Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, at age 76.2 He was buried in July 1748 in Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts.
     He became the father of Thomas Taber on 29 October 1668.2 Thomas Taber became a widower with the death of his wife, Hester Cooke in 1671 in Dartmouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.5
Per Taber Genealogy NEHGS CS/71/T113/1924:
Thomas was in Dartmouth, 1672; was Selectman, Surevyor, Town Clerk,Assessor, Captain of Militia; his house was burned in 1675, and he afterwards built a stone house near Oxford in Fairhaven, Mass. a part of the chimney of which is still standing; children born in Dartmouth, now Fairhaven, MA.5 Thomas Taber became the father of Lydia Taber on 8 August 1673.2 Thomas Taber became the father of Sarah Taber on 28 January 1673/74.2 Thomas Taber became the father of Mary Taber on 18 March 1676/77.2 Thomas Taber became the father of Joseph Taber on 7 March 1678/79.2 Thomas Taber became the father of Thomas Taber on 22 February 1680/81.2,3 Thomas Taber became the father of John Taber on 22 February 1680/81.2,3 Thomas Taber became the father of Jacob Taber on 26 July 1683.2,3 Thomas Taber became the father of Jonathan Taber on 22 September 1685.2,3 Thomas Taber became the father of Bethiah Taber on 2 September 1687.2,3 Thomas Taber became the father of Philip Taber on 7 February 1688/89.2 Thomas's daughter was married at wedding of Esther Taber and Samuel Perry on 23 October 1689 in Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.2 Thomas Taber became the father of Abigail Taber on 2 May 1693.2,3 Thomas's son was married at wedding of Thomas Taber and Rebecca Harlow on 4 July 1700 in Dartmouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2 Thomas's son was married at wedding of Joseph Taber and Elizabeth Spooner on 12 August 1701.2

References

     Thomas Taber has ID 512 in Taber Family Tree.7
Thomas Taber has ID 6 in Descendants of Thomas, son of Philip Taber.2 Thomas Taber is mentioned in The Great Migration Begins under Philip Taber.4
For more info on Thomas Taber see http://www.wikitree.com/index.php?title=Taber-73 External Link (WikiTree.)8

Family 1

Hester Cooke b. 16 August 1650, d. 1671
Children

Family 2

Mary Tomson b. circa 1651, d. after 15 June 1723
Children
ChartsPedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited)
Pedigree of Robert Damon (paged)
Indented Pedigree of Robert Damon (Big)
Indented Pedigree of Robert Damon (Limited)
Descendant Chart for John Taber
Indented Descendant Chart of John Taber
Descendant Chart for Francis Cooke (#1)
Descendant Chart for Francis Cooke (#2)
Descendant Chart for Richard Warren
Indented Descendant Chart for Francis Cooke (#1)
Indented Descendant Chart for Francis Cooke (#2)
Indented Descendant Chart for Richard Warren
Last Edited31 Dec 2014

Citations

  1. [S22] Mayflower Families Web site, online http://MayflowerFamilies.com. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Families.
  2. [S9] George L Randall, Descendants of Thomas, Son of Philip Taber (New Bedford, MA: Vining Press, Printers, 1924). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Thomas, Son of Philip Taber.
  3. [S18] Mary K Knudstrup, online http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/k/n/u/Mary-K-Knudstrup
  4. [S142] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Vol I-III, CD-ROM (n.p.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000). Hereinafter cited as The Great Migration Begins.
  5. [S40] J Edwards, WFT Vol. 1, Tree 0504.
  6. [S49] Brøderbund Software Inc., WFT Vol. E1, Tree 0418.
  7. [S34] Barbara Wood Taber, Taber Family Tree, (Repository: Richard Smith Damon), (Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in).
  8. [S295] Wikitree, online http://wikitree.com. Hereinafter cited as wikitree.