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Thomas NEWTON (son of Abel NEWTON) was born Abt. 1612 in Lincoln, ENG, and died 28 May 1683 in Newtown, Long Island, New York. He married Joan SMITH on 10 Apr 1648 in Flushing, New Netherland, daughter of Richard SMITH and Joan BARTON.

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# ID: I3465
# Name: Thomas NEWTON
# Sex: M
# Birth: ABT 1612 in Engl 1
# Death: 28 MAY 1683 in Newtown, Long Island, NY
# IMIG: 1639 2
# Note: Came as one of four men with Roger Ludlow, deputy governor, who had obtained a commission from the General Court of Connecticut to begin a plantation at Pequonnock. Others with Thomas Staples, Edmund Strickland and Edward Jessop.
Thomas was frequently in court with troubles.

Marriage 1 Dorothy
* Married: BEF 1648 in Fairfield CT 3 2

Marriage 2 Joan SMITH b: ABT 1627 in Engl ?
* Married: 31 MAR 1648 in Flushing LI NY 4 5

Children
1. Has Children James NEWTON b: 1654 in Fairfield, CT

Sources:
1. Text: Fricke, Oscar & Julie Ransom. 25001 El Cortijo Lane, Mission Viejo CA 92691. 29 April 1997. Letter and documents sent via referral from Mike Ransom and Ransom Newsletter. Many original sources and careful corrections of older Ransom genealogies.
2. Text: Newton, Clair Alonzo,The Colchester Conn. Newton family : descendants of Thomas Newton of Fairfield, Conn., 1639 Naperville, Ill.,1911, 199 pgs. Heritage Quest on-line Page: p 1f
3. Text: Torrey, Clarence Almon, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, Gen Publ Baltimore, MD. 1985 plus Supplements 1 and 2. & S&R CDROM.
Page: {Fairfield Fam. 1:432; Newton (#1) 3; New Haven Gen. Mag. 953}
4. Text: Torrey, Clarence Almon, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, Gen Publ Baltimore, MD. 1985 plus Supplements 1 and 2. & S&R CDROM.
Page: Joan daughter of Richard {Newton (#1) 3, 4, 9; Newton (#3) 129-130; ?Hooker 15; Fairfield Fam. 1:432; Coe-Prentice; Austin's Dict. 185}
5. Text: Newton, Clair Alonzo,The Colchester Conn. Newton family : descendants of Thomas Newton of Fairfield, Conn., 1639 Naperville, Ill.,1911, 199 pgs. Heritage Quest on-line
Page: p 1f; p 141-145 Albany Record Vol VII
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# ID: I7278
# Name: Thomas NEWTON
# Prefix: Capt.
# Given Name: Thomas
# Surname: NEWTON
# Sex: M
# _UID: E07BAE3D5F4F3F4EB5C8D02FFEADB96ECFA9
# Change Date: 15 Mar 2007
# Note: Thomas was a carpenter by trade. He was one of the first four who settled Fairfield, CT. He was deputy in 1644/45 and in 1653 he was a Sheriff in Long Island who was involved in controversies over lands.

It has also been said that he settled in Long Island to seek refuge from the Dutch Government after being charged with being father of widow Elizabeth Johnson's child....through connivance of friends....was delivered from jail while awaiting trial.

# Birth: 6 JUN 1626 in , Lincoln, ENG
# Death: BEF 28 MAY 1682 in Fairfield, Fairfield, CT
# Note: On 28 May 1683 in Fairfield Court, Thomas's son James stated his father was dead and tried to recover some of his property at that time.

Marriage 1 Joan SMITH b: ABT 1633 in Narragansett, Washington, RI

* Married: 31 MAR 1648 in Flushing, Long Island, NY
* Note: In regard to the marriage: "We find it recorded of him, that he was married in April 1648, at Flushing, to Joan Smith, by Wm. Hark, (or Hart), then Sheriff of that place, against the consent of the woman's parents, and without being legally authorized to do so by the Supreme Authority." "As this is an indecent and never heard-of manner of marrying," the sheriff was fined 600 carolus guilders, and "the indecent marriage" was null and void. To prevent the daughters of honest and respectable inhabitants being married against the will and without the consent of the parents, by unlawful and unauthorized persons, the bride and bride-groom were find 300 guilders and ordered to have their marriage again solemnized after three previous proclamations of banns, which was accordingly done"

They were formally married 10 Apr 1648. 1

Children
1. Has Children James NEWTON b: 30 DEC 1654 in Fairfield, Fairfield, CT

Sources:
1. Abbrev: History of New Netherland of O'Callaghan
Title: , compiler, History of New Netherland of O'Callaghan (:,)
Page: Vol 2, pg 222
Note: Notes are from a footnote.
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# ID: I07816
# Name: Thomas NEWTON 1 2 3 4 5
# Sex: M
# Birth: in Fairfield, Connecticut
# Death: 28 MAY 1683 in Newtown, Long Island, New York
# Note: In regard to the marriage with Joan Smith, in history of New Netherland of O'Callaghan, Vol. ll, page 222, a footnote says:
"We find it recorded of him, that he was married in April, 1648, at Flushing, to Joan Smith, by Wm Hark, (or Hart), then Sheriff of that place, against the consent of the woman's parents, and without being legally authorized so to do by the Supreme Authority." "As this is an indecent and never heard-of manner of marrying," the sheriff was fined 600 carolus guilders, and "the indecent marriage" was declared null and void. To prevent the daughters of honest and respectable inhabitants being married against the will and without the consent of the parents, by unlawful and unauthorized persons, the bride and bride-groom were fined 300 gl. and ordered to have their marriage again solemnized after three previous proclamations of banns, which was accordingly done."

Father: Abel NEWTON b: 1587

Marriage 1 Joan SMITH b: 1627 in Narragansett, Washington, Rhode Island
* Married: 10 APR 1648 in Flushing, Connecticut

Children
1. Has No Children Thomas NEWTON b: 1649
2. Has No Children Israel NEWTON b: 1651 in Fairfield, Connecticut
3. Has Children James NEWTON b: 30 DEC 1654 in Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut
4. Has No Children Dorothy NEWTON b: ABT 1656
5. Has No Children Alice NEWTON b: ABT 1659 in Fairfield, Connecticut
6. Has No Children Joan NEWTON b: 1661
7. Has No Children Abigail NEWTON b: 1663 in Fairfield, Connecticut

Sources:
1. Title: Family Group Record by FamilySearch
2. Title: www.my-ged.com
Repository:
Media: Book
3. Title: Rootsweb-World Connect
4. Title: The Colchester Connecticut Newton Family
Page: pg 1-11
5. Title: Local and Family Histories: CT, 1600s-1800s: The Families of Old Fairfield, Vol 1
Repository:
Media: Book
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# ID: I34159
# Name: Thomas NEWTON
# Surname: Newton
# Given Name: Thomas
# Sex: M
# Birth: abt 1624 in of Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
# Christening: of Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
# Death: 28 May 1683 in Newtown, Long Island, New York
# Ancestral File #: 9F12-8X
# _UID: 095E8127F7F66B458E7C21661A6E892B7963 1
# Change Date: 13 Apr 2005 at 01:00:00

Father: Abel NEWTON b: 1587 c: 9 Mar 1587 in Little Ilford, Essex, Eng

Marriage 1 Joan SMITH b: 1624 in of Narragansett, Washington, R.I.
* Married: 31 Mar 1648 in Flushing, Long Island, New York

Children
1. Has Children James NEWTON b: 30 Dec 1654 in Fairfield, New Haven, Connecticut c: 30 Dec 1654 in of Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
2. Has No Children Thomas NEWTON b: 1649 in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
3. Has No Children Abigail NEWTON b: 1663 in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut c: 11 Sep 1726 in , , Ri
4. Has No Children Israel NEWTON b: 1651 in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
5. Has No Children Alice NEWTON b: ABT 1665 in
6. Has No Children Dorothy NEWTON b: ABT 1667 in
7. Has No Children Joan NEWTON b: ABT 1669 in

Sources:
1. Title: Ancestral File (R)
Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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# ID: I20283
# Name: Thomas NEWTON
# Surname: Newton
# Given Name: Thomas
# Sex: M
# Birth: 1612 in of, Washington, RI
# Death: 28 May 1683 in Newtown, Long island, New York
# Ancestral File #: 9F12-8X
# LDS Baptism: status: SUBMITTED
# Endowment: status: SUBMITTED
# _UID: 525FD0EBBD67D911AF460010B59547516180
# Note: Marriage recorded in two places. hmf
Date and Place of birth incorrect. hmf

# Change Date: 25 Feb 2006 at 13:42:20

Father: Abel NEWTON b: 1587 c: 9 Mar 1586/1587 in Little Ilford, Essex, Eng

Marriage 1 Joan SMITH b: ABT 1633 in Of Narragansett, Washington, R.I.
* Married: 31 Mar 1648 in , Washington, R.I.
* Sealing Spouse: Oct 1949 in SGEOR

Children
1. Has No Children Thomas NEWTON b: ABT 1649 in FAIRFIELD, FAIRFIELD, Connecticut
2. Has No Children abigail NEWTON b: ABT 1650 in FAIRFIELD, FAIRFIELD, Connecticut
3. Has Children James NEWTON b: in , FAIRFIELD, CT c: 30 Dec 1654 in Of Fairfield, FAIRFIELD, Connecticut
4. Has No Children Israel NEWTON b: ABT 1655 in FAIRFIELD, FAIRFIELD, Connecticut


More About Thomas NEWTON and Joan SMITH:
Marriage: 10 Apr 1648, Flushing, New Netherland.

Children of Thomas NEWTON and Joan SMITH are:
  1. +James Newton, b. 30 Dec 1654, Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, d. 09 Feb 1738/39, Colchester, New London, Conn..
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