Continuation of the Ancestry of Wait Palmer

 

 

 

                                                    First Generation

 

 

1. Wait Palmer, son of William Palmer and Grace Miner, was born on 1 Mar 1704 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut and died on 18 Oct 1785 in North Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 81. Wait married Mary Brown, daughter of Eleazer Brown and Ann Mary Pendleton, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut.

 

The child from this marriage was:

 

i. Content Palmer was born on 27 Jan 1737 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut and

died in 1815 in Voluntown, New London, Connecticut at age 78.

 

Source:

      " CT Vital Records to 1870" (Barbour Collection).

 

 

                                             Second Generation

 

 

2. William Palmer, son of Gershom Palmer and Ann Denison, was born on 25 Apr 1678 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut and died on 25 May 1728 in North Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 50. William married Grace Miner on 10 Jan 1701 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut.

 

The child from this marriage was:

1 i. Wait Palmer

 

3. Grace Miner, daughter of Ephraim Miner and Hannah Avery, was born on 17 Sep 1683 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut and died in North Stonington, New London. Grace married William Palmer on 10 Jan 1701 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut.

 

 

                                               Third Generation

 

 

4. Gershom Palmer,son of Walter Palmer and Rebecca Short, was born on 16 Jun 1644 in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts and died on 27 Sep 1718 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 74. Gershom married Ann Denison on 28 Nov 1667 in Stonington,

New London, Connecticut.

 

The child from this marriage was:

2 i. William Palmer

 

5. Ann Denison, daughter of George Denison and Ann Borodell, was born on 20 May 1649 in Roxbury, Suffolk, MA and died on 17 Nov 1706 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 57. Ann married Gershom Palmer on 28 Nov 1667 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut.

 

 

6. Ephraim Miner, son of Lt. Thomas Miner and Grace Palmer, was born on 1 May 1642 in Higham, Plymouth, Massachusetts and died on 16 May 1724 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 82. Ephraim married Hannah Avery on 20 Jun 1666 in Stonington,

New London, Connecticut.

 

The child from this marriage was:

3 i. Grace Miner

 

7. Hannah Avery, daughter of Capt. James Avery and Joanna "Jane" Greenslade, was born on 11 Oct 1644 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Eng and died on 22 Aug 1721 in New London, New London, Connecticut at age 76. Hannah married Ephraim Miner on 20 Jun 1666 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut.

 

 

                                             Fourth Generation

 

 

8. Walter Palmer, son of Sir John Palmer and Elizabeth Verney, was born on 9 Oct 1590 in

Yetminster, Dorsetshire, England, died on 10 Nov 1661 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 71, and was buried in Wequetequock Burial Ground, Stonington, Ct..  Walter married Rebecca Short on 1 Jun 1633 in New England.

 

The child from this marriage was:

4 i. Gershom Palmer

 

Note:

      He has conflicting birth information of October 1585.

      Alt. Birth Place: Parham, Somersetshire, England.

 

Source:

      Find a Grave.

 

Walter also married Ann Elizabeth Cheseborough, in 1589 in London, Middlesex, Eng.

 

The child from this marriage was:

i. Grace Palmer

 

9. Rebecca Short was born about 1607 in England and died on 15 Jul 1671 in Stonington,

New London, Connecticut about age 64. Rebecca married Walter Palmer on 1 Jun 1633 in New England.

 

 

10. George Denison, son of William Denison and Margaret Chandler, was christened on 10 Dec 1620 in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, England and died on 23 Oct 1694 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut at age 73. George married Ann Borodell about 1644 in Stonington, Connecticut.

 

The child from this marriage was:

5 i. Ann Denison

 

 Source:

      "Early Families of New England". Found on NEHGS

 

11. Ann Borodell, daughter of Sir John Borodell and Ann Broughton, was born on 17 Mar 1616 in , County Cork, Ireland, died on 26 Sep 1712 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut at age 96, and was buried in Elm Grove Cem, Mystic, New London, Connecticut. Ann married George Denison about 1644 in Stonington, Connecticut.

 

Note:

     She has conflicting birth information of 20 May 1615.

 

 Source: 

      Find a Grave.

 

12. Lt. Thomas Miner, son of William M. Miner and Unknown, was born about 1608 in Chew Magna, Somersetshire, England and died on 23 Oct 1690 in Stonington, New London, Connecticut about age 82. Thomas married Grace Palmer on 23 Apr 1634 in Charlestown, Suffolk, MA.

 

The child from this marriage was:

6 i. Ephraim Miner

 

 Source:

      " The Planters of the Commonweath in Massachusetts, 1620-1640." Pg 75

      " Topographical Dictionary of 2885 Emigrants to New England, 1620-1650." Pg. 178

      " CT Vital Records to 1870" (Barbour Collection).

 

13. Grace Palmer, daughter of Walter Palmer and Ann Elizabeth Cheseborough, was born on 9 May 1612 in , Somersetshire, Eng and died on 31 Dec 1690 in Stonington, Connecticut at age 78. Grace married Lt. Thomas Miner on 23 Apr 1634 in Charlestown, Suffolk, MA.

 

Source:

     " CT Vital Records to 1870" (Barbour Collection).

 

14. Capt. James Avery, son of Christopher Avery and Margery Stephens, was born about 1620 in , Devonshire, England and died on 18 Nov 1700 in Buch Plains, Groton, New London, Connecticut about age 80. James married Joanna "Jane" Greenslade on 11 Nov 1643 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts.

 

The child from this marriage was:

7 i. Hannah Avery

 

Note:

     Alt. Birth Place: Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.

 

15. Joanna "Jane" Greenslade was born on 10 Nov 1622 in , Devonshire, England and died on 16 Apr 1693 in Groton, New London, Connecticut at age 70. Joanna married Capt. James Avery on 11 Nov 1643 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts.

 

 

                                             Fifth Generation

 

 

16. Sir John Palmer, son of Sir Thomas Palmer and Catherine Stradling, was born on 14 Jul 1544 in Parham, Somersetshire, England and died about 1587 in Duxbury, Plymouth, MA about age 43. John married Elizabeth Verney in 1575 in Parham, Somersetshire, England.

 

The child from this marriage was:

8 i. Walter Palmer

 

Note:

     Parentage of Walter Palmer not proven.

 

17. Elizabeth Verney, daughter of Sir Henry Verney and Elizabeth ____________, was born on 2 Sep 1558 in Stoke Courey, Somersetshire, England and died in 1592 in Holt, Worchestershire, England at age 34. Elizabeth married Sir John Palmer in 1575 in Parham, Somersetshire, England.

 

 

20. William Denison, son of Deacon John Denison (Denyzen) and Agnes Willie (Wyllel), was

christened on 3 Feb 1571 in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, England and died on 25 Jan 1652 in Roxbury, Suffolk, MA at age 80. William married Margaret Chandler on 7 Nov 1603

in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, England.

 

The child from this marriage was:

10 i. George Denison

 

21. Margaret Chandler, daughter of Tobias Chandler and Joan Mumford, was born in Oct 1577 in , Herefordshire, Eng and died on 3 Feb 1645 in Roxbury, Suffolk, MA at age 67.

Margaret married William Denison on 7 Nov 1603 in Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, England.

 

 

22. Sir John Borodell was born in County Cork, Ireland. John married Ann Broughton.

 

The child from this marriage was:

11 i. Ann Borodell

 

23. Ann Broughton was born in County Cork, Ireland. Ann married Sir John Borodell.

 

 

24. William M. Miner, son of William Miner and Isabella Harcorpe, was born on 23 Feb 1585 in Chew Magna, Somersetshire, England and died on 31 Mar 1640 in Chew Magna, Somersetshire, England at age 55.

 

His child was:

12 i. Lt. Thomas Miner

 

 

Source:

     " Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families, 1620-1700." Pg. 169

 

Notes:

     Alt. Name Spellings: Minor, Mynor, Myner.

     Alt. Name: Clement, William Clement. Clement Miner being the father of Thomas Miner is conjecture.

 

 

26. Walter Palmer

(Duplicate. See Person 8 on Page 3)

 

27. Ann Elizabeth Cheseborough was born about 1589 in London, Middlesex, Eng and died in 1632 in Charlestown, Suffolk, MA about age 43. Ann married Walter Palmer in 1589 in London, Middlesex, Eng.

 

 

28. Christopher Avery, son of Christopher Avery and Johanna ____________, was born about 1586 in Salibury, Wiltshire, Eng and died on 12 Mar 1679 in New London, Ct about age 93.

Christopher married Margery Stephens about 1616 in England.

 

The child from this marriage was:

14 i. Capt. James Avery

 

29. Margery Stephens, daughter of Edward Stephens and Margaret ____________, was born about 1590 in Exeter, Devonshire, England and died in 1643 in Brixham, Devonshire, England about age 53. Margery married Christopher Avery about 1616 in England.