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Thomas Danforth

colonial governor

Thomas Danforth, British colonial governor. member Massachusetts General Court from Cambridge, 1657-1659.

Background

Danforth, Thomas was born in November 1623 in Suffolk, England. Son of Nicholas and Elizabeth Danforth.

Career

General Court from Cambridge, 1657-1659. President Province of Me.

Membership

Member Massachusetts General Court from Cambridge, 1657-1659.

Connections

Married Mary Withington, February 1644, 12 children.

father:
Nicholas Danforth

mother:
Elizabeth Danforth

spouse:
Mary Withington