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Alice (b. Abt. 1608, d. January 25, 1697/98)Alice was born Abt. 1608 in England, and died January 25, 1697/98 in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut.She married Henry Tomlinson, son of George Tomlinson and Maria Hyde.
Notes for Alice:
On page 13 of the line of Henry Tomlinson it says Alice married John Birdsey, Senior in 1688 He died April 4 1690 age 74 years.She died January 25, 1698 probably about 90 years of age.
There is a Indenture that was wirnesseththat John Birdsey and Alice Tomlinson did before they were married and this is a quoted passage on page 13 on the line of Henry Tomlinson:
" This indenture witnesseth that John Birdsey and Alice Tomlinson upon consideration of marriage intended, have come to this agreement for prevention of any after trouble between relations, on one or the other side, as follows: That John Birdsey shall have, enjoy, possess and dispose of any or all of his own estate, in life or death, and Alice Tomlinson shall have full power to dispose of all or any part of her estate of which she is now possessed, in life or death, without any interposition of John Birdsey, or any under heir, or if either of them should be disabled by sickness, then they would mutually contribute out of both of their estates for maintainavce of each other during life time, or while they live together.It is furthermore agreed that should Alice Tomlinson outlive John Birdsey, she shall have and enjoy the dwelling house, garden and yard of John Birdsey, Sen., during the time of her natural _____ shall winter and summer and have six cows for her use.This is the agreement of all hands before marriage, 8th October 1688.
Signed and sealed, Israel Chauncey,John Birdsey (I) Mark Richard Blackleach,Alice Tomlinson (A) Mark."
Children of Alice and Henry Tomlinson are:
- +Jonas Tomlinson, b. 1638, 1638, d. Bet. 1692 - 1693, Derby, Connecticut.