Birthabt 1679, New Kent Co, VA
Deathbef 14 Mar 1748, Essex Co, VA
Thomas was of both Essex Co & St Stephen’s Parish, King & Queen Co. On the King & Queen Co Rent Rolls of 1704, he was charged with 300 acres. On 19-Jun-1716, Thomas bought 542 acres in Essex Co adjoining Gilliam’s Swamp from James Boughan of Essex Co. (D & WB 14, p 598, Essex Co Records) This land was patented by Boughan on 17-Dec-1714.
On 17-Apr-1722, Thomas bought 150 acres from John Tatum, son of Abel Tatum. He also bought 150 acres from Stephen Benbridge. On 5-Sep-1723 (Pat Bk 11, p 234) Thomas was granted 540 acres of land in the Parish of S Farnham, Essex Co. By deed of 16-Oct-1760, Thomas’ son Robert and wife Sarah of Culpeper Co, and son Thomas and wife Milly of King & Queen Co conveyed 540 acres in Essex Co to Richard Hill. The deed says it is the land on which Thomas Coleman of Essex Co, lived. (D & WB 13, p 598, Essex Co Records)