Peter "the Pioneer" Palfrey (c.1611 - 1663) MP

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Birthplace: Horton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Reading, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation: 1623 Departed Dorchester for Glouchester MA
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About Peter "the Pioneer" Palfrey

Peter Palfrey came from England in 1623 on the ship "Abigail" with the Dorchester Company which began a plantation at Cape Anne, Mass in 1624, Roger Conant, Governor. This company failed in 1626 and most of the emigrants returned to England. Peter and 2 others remained with Conant and in autumn 1626 he left Glouchester and moved to Naumkeag (Salem) and then later laid the foundation for Salem, Mass.

He married Edith about 1631 probably in Salem, MA. After Edith's death, Peter married second Elizabeth, widow of John FAIRFIELD (d. 1646) of Wenham, MA. He married third about 1662 Alice (d. Mar. 20, 1677/8, Reading, MA). .

In 1631 he was made a freeman. In 1632 he was a Deputy from Salem to the first General Court of Massachusetts Bay Colony.

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Born in Minister Horton, England on 1612 to William Palfrey and Johane Hackman. Peter married Edith and had 5 children. Peter married Elizabeth Knight. Peter married Alice. He passed away on 1716 in Reading, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.

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1611
1611
Horton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
1632
1632
Age 21
Salem, Essex, MA, USA
1634
1634
Age 23
Salem, Massachusetts, United States
1636
October 25, 1636
Age 25
Salem, Essex, MA, USA
December 25, 1636
Age 25
Salem, Essex, MA, USA
1638
September 16, 1638
Age 27
Salem, Essex, MA, USA
1644
1644
Age 33
1663
September 15, 1663
Age 52
Reading, Massachusetts, United States
1663
Age 52
Salem, Essex, MA, USA
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