1537, Thomas christened in Headcorn, co. Kent, England, s/o 31392. William Burden & 31393. Joan ?.
~1541, Joan born in co. Kent, England.
Bef. 6/8/1557, Thomas named in his father’s will: “To Thomas Burdon, my son, £10.”.
1558 in Headcorn, co. Kent, Thomas, yeoman, married Joan.
2/14/1570, “was buryed Isacke Burden sonne of Thomas Burden anno supra.” The Parish Reg’s of S. Giles, Kingston, co. Kent.
5/20/1581, Joan died in Headcorn, Kent.
5/26/1583, Thomas married Margaret Reader, d/o Edward. [No children.]
9/25/1589, Margaret buried at Headcorn.
4/13/1592, Thomas wrote his will: I, Thomas Borden of Hedcorn in the County Kent, Yeoman. To be buried in the Churchyard of Hedcorn. To my daughter Agnes, wife of Jonas Gorham, s10, &c. To my brother Stephen, s4. To my sister Elizabeth Borden, s4. The rest of my goods to my son Mathhew Borden, whom I make Executor. Proved 26 April 1592. (S) “The hand mark of Thomas Borden” Arch. Cant., Vol. XLVIII, folio 279.
4/1592, Thomas died in Headcorn, Kent; buried at the parish church 4/21/1592.
(S) The Pedigree of Richard Borden, 1901, Glenn.
Child of Thomas and Joan: [4 children]
i. Matthew Borden (7848), born 9/30/1563 in England.
ii. Agnes Borden, born ? in England.
8/2/1585 in Headcorn, Agnes married Jonas Gorham.
4/13/1592, Agnes named in her father’s will.