Nielsen Hayden genealogy

Joan Legard

Female Abt 1530 - Aft 1586  (~ 56 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Joan Legard was born about 1530; died after 7 Mar 1586.

    Notes:

    Also called Joan Ledgard.

    Joan married Richard Skepper after 4 Feb 1551. Richard (son of Richard Skepper and Audrey Grynne) was born about 1495 in of East Kirkby, Lincolnshire, England; died after 26 May 1556. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Edward Skepper  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1552; died on 10 Nov 1629 in East Kirkby, Lincolnshire, England; was buried on 10 Nov 1629 in East Kirkby, Lincolnshire, England.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Edward Skepper Descendancy chart to this point (1.Joan1) was born in 1552; died on 10 Nov 1629 in East Kirkby, Lincolnshire, England; was buried on 10 Nov 1629 in East Kirkby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Edward married Mary Robinson on 11 Apr 1592 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England. Mary died after 1630. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 3. Rev. William Skepper  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 27 Nov 1597; died before 1646.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Rev. William Skepper Descendancy chart to this point (2.Edward2, 1.Joan1) was born before 27 Nov 1597; died before 1646.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 27 Nov 1597, Boston, Lincolnshire, England
    • Alternate death: Between 1640 and 1650

    Notes:

    Emigrated to New England in 1639. One of AP's two gateway ancestors.

    Rev. William Skepper = Jane (first wife)
    Jane Skepper = Abraham Browne
    Jane Browne = Henry Lunt
    Jane Lunt = Nathaniel Drake
    Abraham Drake = Martha Eaton
    Martha Drake = John Smith
    John Smith = Mary "Polly" Mudgett
    Mary Hussey Smith = Jacob Lee Merrill
    George David Merrill = Mary Bird
    Gertrude May Merrill = Frederick George Sanders
    Doris May Sanders = Gordon Arnold Markle
    Thomas Wayne Markle = Doria L. Ragland
    Rachel Megan Markle (1981- ) = Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex

    William married Sarah Fisher on 17 Jan 1639 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 4. Sarah Skepper  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1640; died on 18 Dec 1711 in Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts; was buried in Old Burying Ground, Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Sarah Skepper Descendancy chart to this point (3.William3, 2.Edward2, 1.Joan1) was born about 1640; died on 18 Dec 1711 in Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts; was buried in Old Burying Ground, Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 18 Dec 1710, Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    Probably born in Lynn, Massachusetts.

    Sarah married Walter Fairfield on 28 Dec 1654 in Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Walter (son of John Fairfield and Elizabeth) was born in 1631 in England; died on 20 Jul 1723 in Wenham, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Sarah Fairfield  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 21 Dec 1655 in Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 27 Nov 1742 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Sarah Fairfield Descendancy chart to this point (4.Sarah4, 3.William3, 2.Edward2, 1.Joan1) was born on 21 Dec 1655 in Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts; died on 27 Nov 1742 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 24 Dec 1655, Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    Sarah married Thomas Abbe on 16 Dec 1683 in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts. Thomas (son of John Abbe and Mary) was born between 1650 and 1656; died on 17 May 1728 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. John Abbe  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 27 Sep 1692 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut; died in 1790 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  John Abbe Descendancy chart to this point (5.Sarah5, 4.Sarah4, 3.William3, 2.Edward2, 1.Joan1) was born on 27 Sep 1692 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut; died in 1790 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Family/Spouse: Hannah Boardman. Hannah (daughter of Daniel Boardman and Hannah Wright) was born on 18 Dec 1693 in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. Sarah Abbe  Descendancy chart to this point was born in 1724 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.


Generation: 7

  1. 7.  Sarah Abbe Descendancy chart to this point (6.John6, 5.Sarah5, 4.Sarah4, 3.William3, 2.Edward2, 1.Joan1) was born in 1724 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut.

    Sarah married John Burroughs on 9 Jan 1740 in Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 8. John Burroughs  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 16 Feb 1745 in Hartford County, Connecticut; died in 1828 in Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire; was buried in Rust Cemetery, Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire.


Generation: 8

  1. 8.  John Burroughs Descendancy chart to this point (7.Sarah7, 6.John6, 5.Sarah5, 4.Sarah4, 3.William3, 2.Edward2, 1.Joan1) was born on 16 Feb 1745 in Hartford County, Connecticut; died in 1828 in Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire; was buried in Rust Cemetery, Alstead, Cheshire, New Hampshire.

    Notes:

    "John Burroughs, Jr., went to New Hampshire with his father in 1765 and removed his family there in 1767; was living in Alstead in 1826. He volunteered under Captain Webber of Walpole in 1777 to go to Bennington, Vermont, and was engaged in battle there; from there he proceeded against Burgoyne at Still Water and returned safely in the fall. He later held a commission as Captain." [Abbe-Abbey Genealogy, citation details below]

    Family/Spouse: Mehitable Carlton. Mehitable was born in in of Tolland, Tolland, Connecticut. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Rhoda Burroughs  Descendancy chart to this point