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John Tilley[1]

Male 1571 - 1621  (49 years)


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  • Name John Tilley 
    Born 19 Dec 1571  Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1621  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Died the first winter along with his wife Joan.
    Person ID I103015  My Genealogy

    Father Robert Tilley,   b. Abt 1540,   d. Feb 1611/12  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Tilley,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F44960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joan [Hurst] [Rogers] Tilley,   b. Bef 1566, Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1621, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1596  Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rose Tilley,   b. 23 Oct 1597, Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Tilley, (2),   b. 26 Aug 1599, Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1636, Windsor, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     3. Rose Tilley, (2),   b. 28 Feb 1600/01, Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Robert Tilley, (2),   b. 25 Nov 1604, Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth [Tilley] Howland,   b. 1607, Henlow, Bedford, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1686-1687, Swansea, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F44961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Tilley, his wife Joan (Hurst) Rogers, and daughter Elizabeth came on
      the Mayflower. John and Joan died the first winter, but Elizabeth lived,
      married John Howland, and had eleven children. John's brother Edward
      Tilley came with wife Agnes Cooper on the Mayflower as well.
      SOURCES:
      TAG 52:198-208, "English Ancestry of Seven Mayflower Passengers: Tilley,
      Sampson, and Cooper", by Robert Leigh Ward
      Elizabeth Pearson White, John Howland of the Mayflower through Desire
      Howland for Five Generations, vol. 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S1644] Andy Lane.