William Deane of Chard, Somerset

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William Deane

Also Known As: "Deane"
Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Chard, Somerset, England
Death: July 22, 1634 (66)
Chard, Somerset, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter Deane and Johanna Deane
Husband of Unknown Deane and Joanne Deane
Father of Joan Deane; John Dean; Isaac Dean; Margery Strong; Walter Deane and 3 others
Brother of Eleanor Balstone; Joane or Jane Deane; Eleanor (Elinor) Cogan / Strong and John Deane

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About William Deane of Chard, Somerset

"William - d. about 1634, South Chard, Somerset. "


  1. Joane - b. before 1597; bur. Dec. 14, 1621, Chard, Somerset.
  2. William - d. 1678, South Chard. Named eldest son in his father's will.
  3. Thomas - d. 1672. Married Jun. 10, 1629, Chard, Somerset Mary WARRY, daughter of John WARRY and Mary DEAN.
  4. John - b. about 1597; d. 1660, Taunton, Bristol Co., MA. Will dated Apr. 25, 1660. To America in 1637 aboard the 'Speedwell' with brother Walter. Married Alice. Children of John and Alice DEANE: John married Sarah EDSON; Thomas married Catherine STEPHENS (daughter of Thomas STEVENS, Jr., and granddaughter of Thomas STEVENS and Mary WALLE); Israel did not marry; Isaac married Hannah LEONARD; Nathaniel did not marry; and Elizabeth married Josiah EDSON.
  5. Margerie - d. about 1635, Dorchester, MA. First wife of Elder John STRONG.
  6. Isaacke - Married Oct. 12, 1636, Thornecombe, Devon Margerie SMITH.
  7. Susan - Mentioned in 1654 will of Anne HURT.
  8. Eleanor - Living in 1634.
  9. Walter - bap. May 13, 1612, St. Mary, Chard, Somerset; d. 1659, Taunton, MA. To America in 1637 aboard the 'Speedwell' with brother John. Married in 1637 at Taunton, MA Eleanor COGAN, daughter of William COGAN, granddaughter of Barnard COGAN, and great granddaughter of Robert COGAN. William COGAN may have married second the widow of John STRONG of Chard, Somerset. The Apr. 24, 1654 will (proved Jun. 23, 1655) of William COGAN, a tanner of South Chard, names two "daughters" named Eleanor: one being Eleanor COGAN, then unmarried, and the other being Eleanor DEANE, wife of Walter DEANE in New England. Children of Walter and Eleanor DEANE: Mary married Shadrack WILBORE (son John married Alice PITTS, daughter of Peter PITTS and Mary ANDREWS); Lydia married Bartholomew TIPPING; James married Sarah TISDALE; Ezra married Bethia EDSON; Benjamin married Sarah WILLIAMS; and Joseph married Mary TIPPING.
  10. Elizabeth - Living in 1634. Called youngest daughter in her father's will.
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William Deane of Chard, Somerset's Timeline

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