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George Wathen

Male Abt 1595 - 1642  (~ 46 years)


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  • Name George Wathen 
    Born Abt 1595  Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 29 Jun 1641 and 27 Dec 1642  Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I30235  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2020 

    Father George Wathen,   b. Abt 1563, of Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 27 Jun 1629  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Joyce White 
    Married 9 Aug 1589  St. Nicholas, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F18048  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margery Hayward,   b. Bef 24 Aug 1593,   d. Bef 27 Aug 1644, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1624  Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Deborah Wathen,   b. Bef 13 Mar 1625,   d. Aft 21 Jul 1679  (Age > 54 years)
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F18047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Arrived in New England, with his family, after mid-April 1636. He came from a family of joiners. Before his arrival in New England, he was admitted a burgess (freeman) of Bristol on 16 Jul 1616, suggesting that he was then 21 years old and had completed his apprenticeship.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4374] Joyce S. Pendery, "Descendants of George and Margery Wathen of Salem, Massachusetts." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 154:325, 2000.

    2. [S4375] Clifford L. Stott, "English Background of George and Margery (Hayward) Wathen of Salem, and Their Nephew, William Sargent of Gloucester, Massachusetts." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 148:67, 1994.