Thomas Marsh

24 November 1782–17 July 1826 (Age 43)
Whately, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Marsh was born on 24 November 1782, in Whately, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Amos Marsh, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Jepherson, was 21. He married Annis Allis about 1801. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died on 17 July 1826, in his hometown, at the age of 43, and was buried in East Whately Cemetery, Whately, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Marsh
Annis Allis
Marriage: about 1801
Almira March
Sophia March
Jane Marsh
Norman Marsh
Margaret March
Mary Ann Marsh

Spouse and Children

about 1801


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 4

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 12

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mershe (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with this word, for example in Shropshire and Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Marsh in entry for Norman A. Marsh and Abigail W. Gates, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Thomas Marsh, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Thomas Marsh, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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