Thomas Wallis

b.1574 England

CHILDREN included:

  1. John Willis, b.England d.Apr. 15, 1692 Duxbury, Plymouth, MA
  2. Nathaniel Wallis b.abt.1610
  3. Laurence Willis b.abt.1612
  4. Jonathan Willis b.abt.1614
  5. Francis Willis b.abt.1616

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Nathaniel Wallis

b.abt.1610 Truro, Cornwall, England
d.and bur. 1686 Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Mass.
m.1654 Portland, ME Margaret _______

CHILDREN included:

  1. John Wallis

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John Wallis

b.1630/1635 Cornwall, England
d.Sept. 23, 1690 Gloucester, MA
m.abt.1660 Mary Shepard
b.1627 d/o John and Jane Sheppard
d.Sept. 23, 1690

CHILDREN included:

  1. Dorcas Wallis b.1661 Casco Bay, ME d.Feb. 2, 1754 Gloucester, MA m.1680 Gloucester, MA John Lane

NOTES: From Ancient North Yarmouth and Yarmouth, Maine 1636-1936 by Rowe Page 80: ...The Present Lane family is descended from the pioneer James through his eldest son John who married Dorcas, the daughter of John Wallis of Purpooduck and who was driven from Falmouth by the Indians in King William's War and settled in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Page 42: Re Andros Grant...Among those in North Yarmouth who sought and were granted these land warrents in 1687 and 1688 were John Royall, Bartholomew Gedney, Nathaniel Wallis, Walter Gendall, John Swarton, John Holman, John, Henry, Samuel and Job Lane, and William Gilbert.

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