- Born: 12 Oct 1595, Fairstead, Chelmsford, Essex, England
- Marriage: ROBINSON, Mary on 23 Oct 1620 in Fairstead, Chelmsford, Essex, England
- Died: 3 Oct 1657, Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States aged 61
Notes for THOMAS BIRCHARD: Embarked for New England in "True Love" September 20, 1635 with wife Mary and 6 daughters. Thomas Bircher made freeman 17 May 1637, and Thomas Birchwood or Birchard of Hartford in 1639 probably the same person. He is subsequently found at Saybrook and was deputy from that township to the General Court in 1650 and 1651. There was a land sale of Martha's Vineyard in 1656 to William Pratt by Thomas Birchard, wherein he quits claim for himself on behalf of his son John Birchard. History of New London County, Vol. 1, Pp. 258.
Came in "True Love" Sep, 1635 with daugther Elizabeth age 13, Marie 12, Sarah 9, Susan 8, John 7, Ann 18 months. Pioneers of Mass. Pp. 50.
Thomas married Mary ROBINSON, daughter of Henry ROBINSON and Elizabeth ORVICE, on 23 Oct 1620 in Fairstead, Chelmsford, Essex, England. (Mary ROBINSON was born on 16 Aug 1604 in Fairstead, Chelmsford, Essex, England and died on 24 Mar 1655 in Martha's Vineyard, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States.)