Name origin: Occupation surname, a maker or seller of various wares, originally of candles.

James Chandler

b.abt.1578 of Colchester, England; parents ukn
m.abt.1622 England

CHILDREN included:

  1. Roger Chandler b.1580 d.Oct. 3, 1665

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Roger Chandler

b.bef.Apr. 4, 1580 Colchester, England; s/o James Chandler
d.Oct. 3, 1665 Bridgewater, MA
m.July 21, 1616 Canterbury, Kent, England Isabella Chilton
b.Jan. 15, 1587 Canterbury, Kent, England; d/o James and Susanna [Mayflower] (Furner)Chilton

CHILDREN included:

  1. Rodger (Roger) Chandler b.1620 England d.Jan. 11, 1717
  2. Samuel Chandler b.Oct. 15, 1622 England
  3. Sarah Chandler b.Oct. 15, 1622 Leyden, Holland d.Oct. 27, 1675 West Bridgewater, MA m.Moses Simmons
  4. Martha Chandler b.1626 d.May 1, 1674 Taunton, MA
  5. Phoebe Chandler b.aft.1618 England d.1678

From Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families, 1620-1700 by Holmes: Roger, a resident of Plymouth, Mass., 1633.

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