Thomas Reeve born in 1611 in England. Came to America at the age of 24 in the ship "Mathew/Swden(Swedero?)". Richard Goodman, Master. Thomass went ot Long Island and records of his family are records among the records of the Inlman family of Southold and Southampton. He crined? 220 arenrt? Cutebojue, Long Island in 1656, admited Freemand in Connecticut 1662. He married 1648/49, Mary Purrier, daughter of William Purrier, most prominent man in Southold. In 1678 Thomas Reeve listed in rate lists in Southold, Long Island and in 1683 in Southhampton.
[A Reeve Family Genealogy by Mary Rice Jenkins 1920 gives a very jumbled and inaccurate of Thomas Reeve's children].