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William Heath, Jr

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Ware, Hertfordshire, England
Death: May 30, 1652 (61)
Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Heath and Agnes Heath
Husband of Mary Heath and Mary Heath (Perry), of Sawbridge
Father of Mary Heath; Isaac Heath; unknown Heath; Peleg Heath; Mary Spear and 1 other
Brother of Sir John I. Heath, of Salisbury; John Heath; Alice Heath; Isaac Heath; George Heath and 6 others

Managed by: Elwin C. Nickerson
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About William Heath, Jr

Added by Elwin Nickerson II- Arrived In the "LYON" From London in 1632. Resided in Roxbury, Massachusetts.

See Heath Family Tree for intermarriages and connections with the Cheney and Johnson families of Ware and later of Roxbury.

Source: The Winthrop Fleet (Robert Charles Anderson 2012) page 419 cites Great Migration Begins p. 901-4 and states that William Heath (arrived 1632 to Roxbury) was the brother of Mary Heath Johnson and of Isaac Heath (arrived 1635 to Roxbury).

William - b. about 1590, England; d. May 29, 1652, Roxbury, MA; bur. there May 30, 1652. William came to America in 1632 on the 'Lyon,' settled at Roxbury, MA, and became freeman on 4 Mar. 1632/3. He was married first Feb. 10, 1616/7 at Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, England to Mary CRAMPTHORNE (bap. Jan. 16, 1591/2, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, England; bur. Nov. 24, 1621, Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, England), daughter of Thomas CRAMPTHRONE and Mary LYNDESELL, and granddaughter of William CRAMPHORNE and Jone PLOWE. William was married second Jan. 29, 1622/3 at Gilston, Hertfordshire, England to Mary PERRY (b. England; bur. Dec. 15, 1659, Roxbury, MA). Children of first marriage: Mary; and Isaac married Mary DAVIS. Children of second marriage: a daughter (stillborn); Peleg married Susanna BARKER?; Mary married George SPEAR; and Hannah married Isaac JONES.

  • Emigration: 1632, On the Lyon.
  • Residence: 1632, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
  • Other: 4 March 1632/33, Admitted freeman of Massachusetts Bay.
  • Will: 28 May 1652, Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
  • Probate: 21 Oct 1652, Will proved.
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William Heath, Jr's Timeline

March 15, 1589
Ware, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Ware, Hertfordshire, England
Age 24
Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, UK
May 21, 1621
Age 30
Great Amwell, Hertfordshire, , England
November 27, 1623
Age 32
Ware, Hertfordshire, England
January 30, 1624
Age 33
Nazeing, Essex, England, United Kingdom
September 2, 1627
Age 36
Nazeing, Co Essex, England
November 3, 1629
Age 38
Nazeing, Essex, England