Thomas Armstrong

21 July 1700–about 1770 (Age 69)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Armstrong was born on 21 July 1700, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Matthew Armstrong, was 34 and his mother, Margaret Halce Spencer, was 30. He married Abigail in 1719, in Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1700. He died about 1770, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Armstrong
1700–1770
Abigail
1700–1770
Marriage: 1719
Matthew Armstrong
1720–1781

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1719
Virginia, British Colonial America
children

(1)

    Matthew Armstrong

    Male1720–1781Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

Name Meaning

1 English (common in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders): Middle English nickname for someone who was strong in the arm.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Labhradha Tréan ‘strong O’Lavery’ or Mac Thréinfhir, literally ‘son of the strong man’, both from Ulster.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Thomas Arstrong, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Thomas Armstrong, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Thomas Arstrong, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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