Category Archives: Immigrant

Alexander Wignall

Alexander Wignall  (c. 1575 – c. 1640) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Miller line. The family of Alexander Wignall is speculative.  His sketch in The Great Migration Begins contains no reference to other … Continue reading

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John Hardy

John HARDY (1613 – 1670) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Miller line John Hardy was born in 2 Jun 1613 in Wetwang, East Riding Yorkshire, England. His parents were Richard HARDY and Alice WILSON. He married Olive COUNCIL 1632 in … Continue reading

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Lambert Wilson

Lambert Wilson (1588 – 1670) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather; one of  4,096 in this generation of the Miller line. Lambert Wilson was born in 1588 in England. Lambert died 29 Mar 1670 in Newbury, Essex, Mass Children of Lambert … Continue reading

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Francis Jordan

Francis Jordan  (1610 – 1678) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of  2,048 in this generation of the Miller line. Francis Jordan was born in 1610 in England.  He may have been related to our ancestors Stephen JORDAN , both men arrived … Continue reading

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John Ayre

John AYER (1582 – 1657) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Miller line. There were two unrelated Ayer families in 17th Century in the Ipswich area.  There were two Captain Johns and two … Continue reading

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William Lamson

William LAMSON (1620 – 1659) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miller line. William Lamson was born in 1620 in Essex, England. He came over from England about 1634, and first appears on … Continue reading

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Maximilian Jewett Sr.

Maximilian JEWETT Sr. (1607 – 1684) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miller line. Maximillian Jewett was born 4 Oct 1607 in Bradford, West Riding Yorkshire, England. His parents were Edward JOWETT and Mary … Continue reading

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Nicholas Brown

Nicholas BROWN (1601 – 1694) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line. We have five separate Brown lines and seven different Brown immigrant ancestors, by far the most of any surname.  When … Continue reading

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Cornelius Brown Sr.

Cornelius BROWN Sr. (1632 – 1701) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line. Cornelius Brown was born 1632 in Malford, Worcestershire, England. His parents were Nicholas BROWN and Elizabeth LEIDS.  He married … Continue reading

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William Collier

William COLLIER (1585 – 1671) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather in two ways, through his granddaughters Mercy Freeman and Sarah Howes, making him  two of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line. William Collier was born about 1585/1586 in Southwark, Surrey, … Continue reading

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