NameThomas Bascom
Birthabt 1600, England
Immigration1634, Dorchester, Suffolk Co, MA [514]
Move1638, Windsor, Hartford, CT [Original settler]
Movebef 1661, Northampton, Hampshire Co, MA
FreemanMay 1670, Northampton, Hampshire Co, MA [514]
Will8 Jul 1679, Northampton, Hampshire Co, MA [514]
Death9 May 1682, Northampton, Hampshire Co, MA [514]
SpouseAvis (---?---)
Birthabt 1610
Death3 Feb 1676/7, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
Children
Birthabt 1635, Dorchester, Suffolk Co, MA
DeathMar 1681, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [1015]
Marriage15 Nov 1650, Windsor, Hartford Co, CT [53]
SpouseWilliam Janes
Marriage20 Nov 1662, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
2 FAbigail Bascom
Christen7 Jun 1640, Windsor, Hartford Co, CT [53]
Death1668, Westfield, Hampshire Co, MA [514]
SpouseJohn Ingersoll
Marriage12 Dec 1657, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
3 MThomas Bascom
Christen20 Feb 1641/2, Windsor, Hartford Co, CT [53]
Death11 Sep 1689, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
SpouseMary Newell
Marriage3 Mar 1667/8, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
4 FHepzibah Bascom
Christen14 Apr 1644, Windsor, Hartford Co, CT [53]
Death20 Sep 1690, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
SpouseRobert Lyman
Marriage5 Nov 1662, Northampton, Hampshire, MA [205]
Notes for Thomas Bascom
Granted 4 acres at Dorchester on 16 Nov 1634 as “Thom: Haskecombe”. (NEHGR 21:276) Recorded in the 1640 Town Records at Windsor in the list of “First Settlers of Windsor, five years after their removal from Dorchester.” (NEHGR 5:365)

Admitted to the full communion of the church at Northampton 14 Jul 1661. He was elected Town Constable in 1666 and made freeman in 1670.

A “Thomas Biscomb” is listed as a passenger on the “Recovery of London”, sailed from Weymouth on 31 Mar 1633/4. [1053]

Parents JEAN O. b.1570 Dorset,England m.JANE BEAUMONT bur. 06Apr162?

Savage’s: BASCOM, THOMAS, Dorchester 1634, came perhaps in July 1633 with the comp. that sat down at D. then, tho. Dr. Harris wish. to number him as of 1630, rem. to Windsor, there had Abigail, bapt. 7 June 1640; Thomas, 20 Feb. 1642; Hepzibah, 14 Apr. 1644; rem. to Northampton, a. 1661, and there d. 9 May 1682. An elder d. Hannah m. John Broughton, and, next, William James; Abigail m. 2 Dec. 1656, John Ingersol; and Hepzibah m. 1662, Robert Lyman. His wid. Avis d. 1676.
Notes for Avis (---?---)
Death record says “Bascom, a wife of Thomas.” No theories out there on her last name; first name is probably from Savage’s.
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