Thomas Adom Antram


Personal and Family Information

Thomas was born on 24 MAY 1607 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, the son of Thomas Antram and Elizabeth Focher.

He died on 24 JUN 1662 in Salem, Essex, MA.

His wife was Jane Batter, who he married on 24 MAY 1630 in St. Edmunds Church of Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. Their five known children were John (1645-1719), Mary Hannah (1643-?), Obadiah A. (1640-1666), Abigail (1648-?) and James (1657-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Thomas Adom Antram


Thomas Antram


Elizabeth Focher



Birth24 MAY 1607
Place: Salisbury, Wiltshire, England
Death24 JUN 1662
Place: Salem, Essex, MA


Note 1

Thomas Antram born 1607 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England and his wife Jane Batter Born 1609 in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England. They were married 24th May 1630. They Came to Salem, Massachusette in the year 1635 on the ship James.

They were members of theĀ Friends Church of England and were charther members of The Friends church of Salem, Massachusette. They were not to bring any money with them only Goods, Thomas had 500 lbs of lead bars that he brought to Bartter with.

Thomas Antram was a Cord Winder, and a Rope maker. a Ropemaker was always in demand, a lot of the ships that came in Salem had to buy a lot of new rope. In June of 1678 John and James Antram were sent to England to bring Friends to America to help buy land in New Jersey.

He came from New Sarum, England to Boston 3 June 1635 on the "James". He was a member of the First Church of Salem.