Thomas Bowater

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Thomas Bowater, son of John Bowater and Ann (…), was born at Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England, 10 February 1654.1

Thomas married Sarah Edge, daughter of George Edge and Joan (…), at Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, 6 September 1686.2

Thomas Bowater came on the Bristol Comfort which arrived on the Delaware River 28 September 1683. Thomas was described as out of Worcester, and servant to Francis Fincher of Woster City, Glover, for three years.3


Sarah Edge b. Sep 1657, d. 26 Apr 1692
This person was last edited on28 Apr 2016


  1. [S1826] Stewart Baldwin, "John1 and Thomas1 Bowater and Their Sister Mary (Bowater) Wright: Early Quaker Immigrants to Pennsylvania," The American Genealogist 75 (Jan - Apr 2000): 37-46, 117-123, at 46, further cited as Baldwin, "Quaker Bowaters of Pennsylvania."
  2. [S1609] John Pitts Launey and F. Edward Wright, Early Church Records of Delaware County, PA: Volume 1(Westminster, Maryland: Family Line Publications, 1997), 7, further cited as Launey and Wright, Delaware Co. Church Records Vol 1.
  3. [S1604] Walter Lee Sheppard Jr., et al., Passengers and Ships Prior to 1684: Reprints of Articles with Corrections, Additions and New Materials (1970; reprint, Pennsylvania: The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania, 1985), 163, further cited as Sheppard, et al., Passengers and Ships Prior to 1684.
  4. [S1609] Launey and Wright, Delaware Co. Church Records Vol 1, 2.