Robert Fuller (c.1548 - 1614) MP

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Place of Burial: Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Redenhall, Harlston, Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Harlston, Norfolk, England
Occupation: butcher or a tanner, Butcher
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About Robert Fuller

Robert Fuller was born about 1548 in Redenhall, Harleston, Norfolk, England. He died in May 1614 in Redenhall, Harleston, Norfolk, England. He was buried on 23 May 1614 in Redenhall, Norfolk, England.

Parents were John Fuller (1518-1559) and Ann Collinge (1514-?)

Married first, Sarah Dunkhorne (c. 1552-1584) on 29 Jan 1572 in Starston, Norfolk, England.

Also reported to have married Frances ??? on 29 Jan 1572 in Redenhall, Norfolk, England.

Children of Robert Fuller and Sarah Dunkhorne:

M i John Fuller was born on 15 Mar 1578. He died on 22 Dec 1608.

M ii Thomas Fuller was born on 13 Dec 1573.

F iii Ann Fuller was born on 22 Apr 1577 in Redenhall Parish, Norfolk, England. She died in Dec 1638. She was buried on 22 Dec 1638.

M iv Samuel Fuller was born in 1580. He died on 9 Aug 1633.

M v Robert Fuller was born on 22 Oct 1581 in Redenhall Parish, Norfolk, England.

M vi Edmund Fuller was born in May 1583 in Redenhall Parish, Norfolk, England. He died on 19 Aug 1584 in Norfolk, England.

M vii Thomas Fuller was born in 1580. He died in 1659.


Robert Fuller is considered to be the brother of "Mayflower" passenger Dr. Samuel Fuller and sister of Susanna Fuller, who married the "Mayflower" passenger William White. He is known to be the father of "Mayflower" passenger Samuel Fuller.


Reference for him and his family:

Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. 1, published by the General Society of Mayflower Descendants



"The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633", Robert Charles Anderson, (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).

(f/g) Robert Fuller Birth: 1548 Redenhall Norfolk, England Death: May 23, 1614 Redenhall Norfolk, England

Robert was the son of John & Anne Fuller and one of 7 children. He was born and died in Redenhall, Harleston, Norfolk, England.

On 29 July 1572, he married Sarah Frances Dunkhorne. They were the parents of 9 children-Thomas, Edward, Anne, John, Elizabeth, Dr. Samuel, Robert, John, and Edmund.

After Sarah's death, Robert married Frances Blackwell in 1585. They were the parents of 8 children-Sarah (Spaulding), Christopher, Rose, Elizabeth, Thomas, Susannah (Winslow), Valentine, and Mary (Lowe).

Two of his sons, Dr. Samuel and Edward, were aboard the famous "Mayflower' and immigrated to America.

Family links:

 Sarah Dunkhorne Fuller (1558 - 1584)
 Edward Fuller (1575 - 1621)
 Samuel Fuller (1580 - 1633)
 Edmund Fuller (1583 - 1584)

Burial: St Mary Churchyard Harleston Norfolk, England Created by: Goddess Record added: Mar 21, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 35051209

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Robert Fuller's Timeline

Redenhall, Harlston, Norfolk, England
December 13, 1571
Age 23
Redenhall, Harleston, Norfolk, England
Age 23
Starston, Norfolk, England
September 4, 1575
Age 27
Redenhall Parish, Harleston, Norfolk, England
Age 29
Redenhall, Norfolk, England
March 15, 1578
Age 30
Redenhall, Norfolk, England
January 1580
Age 32
Redenhall, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
Age 32
Norfolk, UK
October 22, 1581
Age 33
Harleston, Norfolk, UK
May 19, 1583
Age 35
Redenhall, Norfolk, England