First Pilgrims

Browse the Roster of the Mayflower and find out birth, marriage and death details of each, where known…

The roster below is arranged alphabetically by surname, so click the intitial to take you to those families whose names begin with that letter.

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Alden, John Born about 1599. Died at Duxbury, 12 September, 1687. He married, at Plymouth, before 1624, Priscilla Mullins. Ten children. Numerous descendants.

Allerton, Isaac Was born about 1586. He died at New Haven, Conn., before 22 February 1659. He married, first, at Leiden, 4 November 1611. He married, second, at Plymouth, between July, 1623, and 1 June, 1627, Fear Brewster, who died at presumably at Plymouth in 1634. He married, third, before 1644, Joanna Swinnerton, who survived him.

Allerton, Mary (Norris), wife Died at Plymouth, 7 March, 1621

Allerton, Bartholomew, son Born about 1612/13. Born at Leiden. He returned to England, married and had children there, and was living in 1650.

Allerton, Mary, daughter.  Born at Leiden abt. 1617. Died at Plymouth, MA, 28 November 1699. She married, at Plymouth, about 1636, Thomas Cushman.

Allerton, Remember, daughter Born about 1615, m. by 6 May 1635 Moses Maverick

Allerton, John Seaman on the Mayflower. Not known to be related to Isaac. Died at Plymouth, between 11 January and 10 April, 1621.

B [^Top] Billington, John Hanged at Plymouth, in September, 1630. He married by about 1607.

Billington, Eleanor, wife Died after 12 March, 1643. She had married, second, at Plymouth, in September, 1638, Gregory Armstrong.

Billington, John son Born say 1604, died Plymouth between 22 May, 1627 and September 1630, unmarried.

Billington, Francis son Born about 1606; married Plymouth, July, 1634 Christian (Penn) Eaton, widow of Francis Eaton.

Bradford, William Bp. Austerfield, Yorkshire, 19 March, 1589/90. Died at Plymouth, May 9, 1657. He married, first, in Amsterdam, Holland, 10 December, 1613. He married, second, at Plymouth, 24 August, 1623, Alice (Carpenter) Southworth (widow of Edward Southworth). 3 Children, William, Mercy, Joseph.

Bradford, Dorothy (May) wife She was born about 1597 and was accidentally drowned at Cape Cod Harbor, December 1620.

Brewster, William Born in 1566 or 1567, prob. Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, son of William Brewster. Died at Duxbury, 10 April, 1644. He married before 1593.

Brewster, Mary, wife Died at Plymouth, 17 April, 1627.

Brewster, Love, son Born about 1607-11. Died at Duxbury, late 1650 or early 1651. He married at Plymouth 15 May, 1634, Sarah Collier

Brewster, Wrestling, son Died, unmarried, between after 1627 and before 1651.

Britteridge, Richard Bradford, as quoted by Prince says, “Dec 21 [1620], dies Richard Britteridge, the first who dies in this harbour.” Single, among the signers of the Mayflower Compact.

Browne, Peter Born by about 1600. Died at Plymouth, 1633. He married first, at Plymouth, by 1626.

Button, William A youth, servant to Samuel Fuller who died as “they drew near the coast.”

C [^Top] Carter, Robert Servant of William Mullens. “died the first winter.” (Bradford)

Carver, John Governor at Plymouth until his sudden death in April, 1621. Born by about 1580-85. By 1609 was married to Catherine Leggatt, daughter of Alexander White.

Carver, Katherine, wife She died Plymouth about five or six weeks after her husband. No known surviving children.

Chilton, James Tailor. Born about 1556 probably at Canterbury, son of Lionel Chilton. Married by 1586. Died on the Mayflower, at Cape Cod Harbor, about 8 December, 1620.

Chilton, Mrs. wife His wife died early in 1621, after 11 January. Neither her maiden nor surname are known..

Chilton, Mary, daughter Baptised St. Peters’s, Sandwich, May 1607. Died at Boston, shortly before 1 May, 1679. She married, at Plymouth, by 1 June 1627.

Clarke, Richard Died soon after arrival in the general sickness. Among the signers of the Mayflower Compact.

Cooke, Francis Born in or shortly after 1583, died Plymouth 7 April 1663. Married in Leiden 1603.

Cooke, John, son Bp. Leiden 1607. Died at Dartmouth 23 November 1695. He married, at Plymouth, 28 March 1634.

Cooper, Humility Born about 1619, and no more than about a year old when she sailed on the Mayflower and was included in the Edward Tilley family, along with Henry Sampson as “cousins.” By 1651, she was sent “for into” England and according to Bradford, “died there.” Unmarried.

Crackstone, John Died in the first mortality at Plymouth, between 11 January and 10 April, 1621. Married by about 1600, wife unknown, and probably dead by 1620.

Crackstone, John son Came with his father in 1620 and died at Plymouth about 1627, “having lost himself in the woods; his feet became frozen, which put him into a fever of which he died.”

D [^Top] Doty, Edward Planter Born by about 1599 and a servant upon his arrival. Died at Plymouth, 23 August, 1655.

E [^Top] Eaton, Francis Carpenter, born by about 1595/6 based on the birth of first child and a baptismal record in Bristol, Gloucester, England. Died Plymouth late 1633.
Eaton, Sarah wife Died soon after arrival

Eaton, Samuel son Came as an infant.Born late 1619/20, m. by 1646, Elizabeth ____, who died after 1652 and before 1661. He married second, Martha Billington, his stepsister, January 1660/1.

English, Thomas Hired to “go master of a shallop.” Died during the winter of 1620/1.Probably a young, unmarried man.

F [^Top] Fletcher, Moses Smith, born by about 1565. Died at Plymouth, early 1621 during the first winter.

Fuller, Edward Died during the first winter. Bp. Redenhall, Norfolk, September 1575, son of Robert Fuller. Married, unknown, by about 1605.

Fuller, Mrs. wife Maiden and Surname is unknown. Died during the first winter.

Fuller, Samuel son Born about 1608, married April 1635 Jane Lothrop, daughter of Rev. John Lothrop.

Fuller, Samuel (Dr) Bp. Redenhall, Norfolk, January 1580, son of Robert Fuller. Married first, Alice Glascock, who died by 1613.

G [^Top] Gardinar, Richard According to William Bradford, Richard became a seaman and died in England or at Sea. Died after 1623 as he was granted land in the Plymouth land division. He was among the signers of the Mayflower Compact. No known wife or children.

Goodman, John John is listed by Bradford as one of seven men who died soon after their arrival in the general sickness, however he (or perhaps someone in his behalf) was awarded land in the Plymouth land division. He was dead, however, by 1627 as he is not in the Cattle division of that year. No known descendants.

H [^Top] Holbeck, William Servant to William White and died soon after landing.

Hooke, John Died at Plymouth, early in 1621. A servant boy to Isaac Allerton.

Hopkins, Stephen Tanner and Mercant. Born by about 1582. Died at Plymouth, between 6 June and 17 July, 1644.

Hopkins, Elizabeth (Fisher) wife Died at Plymouth in the early 1640’s

Hopkins, Giles son by first marriage Bp. 30 January 1607/8, Hursley, Hampshire, England. Died at Eastham, between 5 March 1688/9 and 16 April 1690, Eastham, MA.

Hopkins, Constance, daughter by first marriage Bp. 11 May 1606, Hursley, Hampshire, England. Married Plymouth by 1627 Nicholas Snow.

Hopkins, Damaris, daughter Born about 1618, died probably before the birth of her sister in about 1628 of the same name

Hopkins, Oceanus, son Born at sea aboard the Mayflower, died by 1627.

Howland, John Of Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, son of Henry and Margaret ____ Howland. Born about 1592/3-9. Died at Plymouth, 23 February, 1672/3. He was nearly swept to his death during a severe storm on the passage.

L [^Top] Langmore, John Servant to Christopher Martin. Died during the first sickness.

Latham, William Servant to John Carver and after twenty years stay, according to Bradford went to England and from there to the Bahamas where he and others starved for want of food. There is no record of a marriage or children during his stay in the colony.

Leister, Edward Servant to Stephen Hopkins. According to Bradford, after his liberty, he went to Virginia, and there died. No known descendants.

M [^Top] Margesson, Edmund Died soon after arrival. No known descendants.

Martin, Christopher Of Great Burstead, Essex, merchant. Birth by about 1582, died Plymouth, January 8, 1620/1.

Martin, Mary (Prower), wife Died during the first winter

Minter, Desire Came in the household of John Carver. Bradford says “Desire Minter returned to her friend and proved not very well and died in England. No known husband or children.

More, Ellen “A litle girle.” Sister of JASPER. Died at Plymouth, early in 1621, after 11 January. These four children were the children of Samuel More, of Royal descent and his wife, a first cousin, Catherine, but discovered by Samuel to be the illegitimate children of his wife’s lover. After a difficult divorce, Samuel put them in the care of John Carver and Robert Cushman who were to maintain them for seven years and provide them with fifty acres of land. Sadly, only Richard More survived. Ellen was put to the family of Edward Winslow.

More, Jasper, brother “A litle boy.” Died on the Mayflower, at Cape Cod Harbor, 16 December, 1620. He was put to the Carver family

More, Richard, brother Of Shipton, Shropshire, Bp. 13 November 1614, Shipton, Shropshire, England. He was reputedly the illegitimate child of Jacob Blakeway and Katherine wife of Samuel More. He was the only surviving Mayflower More child. He died Salem between 19 March, 1693/4 and April 20, 1696.

More, Mary, sister Died at Plymouth, early in 1621, after 11 January.

Mullins, William Shoemaker of Dorking, Surrey. Born about 1568. Died Plymouth, February 21, 1620/1 He married by 1593 Alice _____. They had four children: William who married twice in England and in Boston, one daughter who married three times, but died without issue.
This book may prove to be of interest. William Mullins: Pilgrim Father and His House in West Street, Dorking.
Mullins, Alice, wife Died early in 1621, after 2 April.

Mullins, Priscilla daughter Born about 1603. Married John Alden by about 1623.

Mullins, Joseph son Born about 1596. Died at Plymouth, early in 1621, after 2 April.

P [^Top] Priest, Degory Born about 1579. Died at Plymouth, 1 January, 1620/1. He married, at Leiden, 4 November, 1611, Sarah Vincent (the widow of John Vincent). She was sister to Isaac Allerton and came afterward with two children Mary, who m. Phineas Pratt and Sarah, who m. John Coombs.

Prower, Solomon Died at Plymouth during the first winter.  As he came with the family of Chistopher and Mary Prower Martin, it has been speculated that he was related to her in some way, perhaps a son by a former marriage or a nephew. No known descendants.

R [^Top] Rigsdale, John Died during the first winter

Rigsdale, Alice, wife Died during the first winter

Rogers, Thomas Birth by about 1572, son of William and Eleanor Rogers of Watford, Northamptonshire. He died in Plymouth, soon after arrival, although his son Joseph, the only of his children to come with him, survived.

Rogers, Joseph son Bp. 23 January 1602/3. Married by 1633 Hanah _____ who is mentioned in his will of 2 January 1677/8. It is not certain that she was his only wife, nor the mother of his children. He died Eastham after January 2, 1677/8.

S [^Top] Samson, Henry Bp. Henlow, Bedfordshire, 15 Jan 1603/4, son of James and Martha (Cooper) Samson, died Duxbury bet 24 Dec 1684 and 5 March 1684/5.

Soule, George Died at Duxbury, bet 20 Sept 1677 when he made a codicil to his will and 22 January 1679/80 when his inventory was taken.. He married at Plymouth, before 1627 when she is included in the Plymouth division of cattle, Mary Buckett, who died at Duxbury about December, 1672. Her surname is a deduction of writers by way of the argument that she was the only available Mary in Plymouth at that time.

Standish, Myles Was born about 1584-93 and died 3 Oct 1656 Duxbury. He married early in 1620/1.

Standish, Rose wife Died early in 1620/1

Story, Elias Servant to John Winslow, died soon after arrival

T [^Top] Thompson, Edward Servant to William White, died soon after landing

Tilley, Edward Of Henlow, Bedfordshire, England, was bp. there 27 May, 1588 as Edmond, son of Robert and Elizabeth Tilley.

Tilley, Ann, wife Died soon after arrival

Tilley, John Brother to Edward was bp. Henlow, Bedfordshire, England, 19 Dec 1571. He m. in Henlow 20 Sept 1596 Joan Rogers. She had married 1st Thomas Rogers.

Tilley, Joan (Hurst) (Rogers), wife Died soon after arrival

Tilley, Elizabeth, daughter Bp. Henlow, Bedfordshire, England, 30 Aug 1607.

Tinker, Thomas Died in the first sickness

Tinker, Mrs. Thomas, wife Died in the first sickness

Tinker, son Died in the first sickness

Turner, John Died in the first sickness. His wife’s name is unknown and she did not come over.

Turner, son Died in the first sickness

Turner, son Died in the first sickness

U [^Top] Unnamed maidservant of John Carver Bradford’s Passenger List: mr John Carver. Kathrine his wife. Desire Minter; & 2 man-servants John Howland Roger Wilder. William Latham, a boy & a maid servant. & a child yet was put to him called, Jasper More. She is deduced by some to be the second, unnamed wife of Francis Eaton. [Back to top]

W [^Top] Warren, Richard Died Plymouth, 1628. He m. by about 1609, Elizabeth. She d. Plymouth in October 1673.

White, William Died soon after arrival at Plymouth. He. m. about 1615.

White, Susanna, wife She married 2nd Plymouth 12 May 1621.

White, Resolved Son b. abt 1615, m. Scituate 8 April 1640, Judith Vassall, dau. of William Vassall.

Wilder, Roger A servant to John Carver who died early. No known issue. Bradford says: “mr Carver and his wife, dyed the first year, he in ye spring, she in ye somer; also his man Roger . . .”

Williams, Thomas Among the signers of the Mayflower Compact. Died soon after arrival in the general sickness.

Winslow, Edward Bp. Droitwich, Worcestershire, England 20 October 1595, son of Edward and Magdalen Winslow. Died at sea 8 May 1655.

Winslow, Elizabeth, wife Married at Leiden, Edward Winslow, died Plymouth, 24 March 1620/1

Winslow, Gilbert Brother to Edward, Bp. Droitwich, Worcestershire, England, 29 Oct 1600. There is no marriage nor any children recorded for Gilbert. Bradford says: “Gilbert Winslow after diverse years aboad here, returned into England and dyed there.”

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