Woodman

Name origin: The name is first given to those that lived in the forest.

Nicholas Richard Woodman

b.abt.1515 England
d.June 22, 1557
m.abt. 1540 unk

    CHILDREN included:
  1. Thomas Woodman b.April 26, 1548/49 d.March 17, 1612/13

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Thomas Woodman

b.Apr. 26, 1548/49 prob.Corsham, Wiltshire, England
d.March 17, 1612/13 Corsham, Wiltshire, England
m.Apr. 24, 1574 Corsham, Wiltshire, England Elizabeth Pryor
b.Feb. 12, 1555 prob.Corsham, Wiltshire, England
d.Apr. 1, 1575 Corsham, Wiltshire, England

    CHILDREN included:
  1. William Woodman b.May 22, 1568
  2. Edward or Robert Woodman b.Oct. 9, 1574 d.July 16, 1654
  3. Anthony Woodman b.May 13, 1576
  4. Thomas Woodman b.abt.1577
  5. John Woodman b.Aug. 11, 1577
  6. Jane Woodman b.Oct. 25, 1578
  7. Robert Woodman b.Nov. 11, 1597

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Edward or Robert Woodman

b.Oct. 9, 1574 Corsham, Wiltshire, England
d.July 16, 1654 Corsham, Wiltshire, England
m.June 30, 1600 Corsham, Wiltshire, England Olive or Collette Mallet
b.1579 Corsham, Wiltshire, England
d.July 5, 1611 Corsham, Wiltshire, England

    CHILDREN included:
  1. Mary Woodman b.Jan. 2, 1602 Corsham, Wiltshire, England
  2. Elizabeth Woodman b.July 1, 1604 Corsham, Wiltshire, England
  3. Edward Woodman b.Dec. 27, 1606 d.May 11, 1670
  4. Archelaus d.1702 no issue

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Edward Woodman

b.Dec. 27, 1606 Independent, Corsham, Wiltshire, England
d.May 11, 1670 Newbury, MA
m.1626 prob.Corsham, Wiltshire, England Joanna Salway
b.1613/14 England d/o Arthur Salway and Mary Searle
d.aft.1687 Newbury, MA

    CHILDREN included:
  1. Edward Woodman b.March 14, 1628 Christian,, Malford, Wiltshire, England d.Sept. 27, 1694 Newbury, MA
  2. John Woodman b.ca.1630 d.Sept. 17, 1706 Dover, NH
  3. Jane Woodman b.1632 d.July 14, 1633 Newbury, MA
  4. Mary Woodman b.Dec. 1636
  5. Joshua Woodman b.ca.1636 d.May 30, 1703 Newbury, MA
  6. John Woodman b.1637 d.Apr. 24, 1713 Little Compton, RI
  7. Sarah Woodman b.June 12, 1641
  8. Jonathan Woodman b.Nov. 8, 1643 d.Nov. 21, 1706 Newbury, MA
  9. Ruth Woodman b.March 28, 1646 d.Oct. 22, 1714 Newbury, MA m.Oct. 17, 1666 Cambridge (or Newbury), MA Benjamin Lowell

From Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700, by Holmes: ARCHELAUS, mercer, settled Newbury, Mass., died 1702, no issue.
EDWARD, brother of preceding, came from Malford, a parish in Wiltshire, Eng., to Newbury, Mass., 1635.

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