Ralph Josselyn

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Ralph Josselyn, son of John Josselyn and Alice (---), was born at Chignal-Smealy, Essex, England, about 1556.1 He died before 19 March 1631/32,1 when he was buried at Roxwell, Essex, England.1

Ralph married Mary Bright, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Roxwell, Essex, England, 21 May 1583;1 he married (2) Dorothy (---), whose parents are also not known (or not traced), after 1605.1,2

Family 1

Mary Bright
Children
  • John Josselyn1 b. abt. 1584, d. 28 Oct 1635
  • Mary Josselyn1 b. 4 Sep 1586, d. aft. 1622
  • Agnes Josselyn1 b. 25 Aug 1588, d. aft. 1642
  • Ralph Josselyn1 b. 8 Jul 1590, d. bef. 23 Dec 1657
  • Thomas Josselyn+1 b. abt. 1592, d. 3 Jan 1660/61
  • Simon Josselyn1 b. abt. 1594, d. bt Sep 1649 - Feb 1655/56
  • Dorothy Josselyn1 b. abt. 1596, d. bef. 17 Jan 1606/7
  • Richard Josselyn1 b. abt. 1598, d. aft. 1656
  • Joseph Josselyn1 b. 6 Jun 1600, d. bt Nov 1642 - Dec 1645
  • Nathaniel Josselyn1 b. 29 Sep 1602, d. aft. 1649
  • Elizabeth Josselyn1 b. 23 Sep 1604, d. bt 1626 - 1642

Family 2

Dorothy (---) d. bef. 16 Oct 1634

Citations

  1. [S929] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England: Josselyn," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 71 (Jan, Jul 1917): 19-33, 227-257, at 250-251, further cited as French, "Research in England: Josselyn."
  2. [S1330] Estimated from the regular pattern of the children's births suggesting all were by the same mother, although French notes, "Lack of evidence makes it impossible to determine which wife was the mother of each child."
This person was last edited on16 Dec 2017