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Thomas Bowater (b. February 10, 1654/55, d. Aft. 1720)Thomas Bowater (son of John Bowater and Ann Carter) was born February 10, 1654/55 in Broomsgrove, Worchestershire, England, and died Aft. 1720 in ?.He married Sarah Edge on August 04, 1686 in Chester County, Pennsylvania, daughter of John Edge and Jane ?.
Notes for Thomas Bowater:
Thomas arrived in the Delaware River 28th, 7thm, 1683 aboard the Bristol Comfort, indentured to Francis Fincher for 3 years to pay for his passage.He took 50 acres from William Penn and married.In 1720 he moved to New Garden MM, NC with a certificate from Concord MM.
Some sources say he d. after 1750 Chester Co. PA but if he had moved to NC he may have died there.
More About Thomas Bowater and Sarah Edge:
Marriage: August 04, 1686, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Children of Thomas Bowater and Sarah Edge are:
- +Sarah Bowater, b. June 17, 1688, Chester County, Pennsylvania, d. October 26, 1777, Warrington, York County, Pennsylvania.