American Ancestors New England Historic Genealogical Society - Founded 1845 N.E. Historic Genealogical Society Seal View Your Shopping Cart Join NEHGS
  • Pilgrim Village Families Sketch: Edward Fuller

    Birth: Edward Fuller was baptized in Redenhall, Norfolk on September 4, 1575. He was mentioned in his father’s will of 1614, but there is no further information about his life in England.

    Death: He died in Plymouth Colony in the winter of 1620/1.

    Ship: Mayflower, 1620

    Life in England: Robert and his brother Samuel Fuller have been identified as the sons of Robert Fuller, a butcher in Redenhall, Norfolk.

    Life in Holland: Edward Fuller’s name appears in a document in Leiden records, but there is no further information.

    Life in New England: Edward Fuller came to Plymouth in 1620 with his wife and son, Samuel. He and his wife died the first winter.

    Family: Edward Fuller married _____ _____ by about 1605 and had two sons.

    Children of Edward and _____ Fuller:

    • Matthew was born about 1605. He married Frances _____ about 1630 and had five children. He came to Plymouth Colony before October 26, 1640, and lived first in Plymouth.
      He moved to Barnstable after 1648 where he was a physician and a lieutenant in the militia. He died in Barnstable in 1678.
    • Samuel was born about 1608. He married Jane Lothrop in Scituate on April 5, 1635, and had nine children.The family moved to Barnstable by August 1641. He died in Barnstable
      on October 31, 1683.
New England Historic Genealogical Society
99 - 101 Newbury Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA

© 2010 - 2014 New England Historic Genealogical Society