Captain Sir William Fernald

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William Fernald, Knight

Birthdate: (94)
Birthplace: Heidelberg Castle, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: April 8, 1669 (94)
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Dr. Jean Fernald and Annietta de Coligny (Fictitious)
Husband of Elizabeth Fernald
Father of Thomas Fernald; John Fernel; Joseph Fernald; William Fernald; Edward Fernald and 4 others
Brother of Robert Fernald; Edward Fernald; John Fernald; Henry Fernald; Thomas Fernald and 2 others
Half brother of Maria Fernald

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About Captain Sir William Fernald

Caution: His ancestry is a known fraud. The same fraudulent genealogy says he was father of Renald Fernald.

Sir William Fernald (Captain William Fernald, Dr. William Fernald) , was born at Heidleberg Castle in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, the son of Jean/John Fernald and Annietta de Coligny. He was married to Elizabeth Armand.


  • Anjou, Gustave, "Fernald Family records" (known to be spurious).
  • Davis, Walter Goodwin. The ancestry of Joseph Waterhouse, 1754-1837, of Standish, Maine. Portland: Anthoensen Press, 1949. Print.
  • Fernald, Charles Augustus, Universal International Genealogy and of the Ancient Fernald Families (1909).
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Captain Sir William Fernald's Timeline

June 12, 1574
Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
June 12, 1575
Age 1
Church of the Holy Ghost, Baden, Germany
August 13, 1597
Age 23
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Age 23
December 5, 1599
Age 25
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Age 24
December 30, 1600
Age 26
Eastwick, England
March 20, 1603
Age 28
October 4, 1611
Age 37