Person:Edward Tilley (1)

Edward Tilley
m. ABT. 1570
  1. John Tilley1571 - bet 1620 and 1621
  2. Rose Tilley1574 -
  3. George Tilley1576/77 - bef 1612
  4. Agnes Tilley1579/80 - bef 1612
  5. Elizabeth Tilley1582/83 - 1624/25
  6. William Tilley1585 - 1624/25
  7. Edward Tilley1588 - bet 1620 and 1621
  8. Alice Tilley1590/91 - 1597
  • HEdward Tilley1588 - bet 1620 and 1621
  • WAgnes Cooper1585 - bet 1620 and 1621
m. 20 Jun 1614
Facts and Events
Name[1] Edward Tilley
Alt Name[2] Edward Tillie
Gender Male
Christening[1][2] 27 May 1588 Henlow, Bedfordshire, England
Marriage 20 Jun 1614 Henlow, Bedfordshire, Englandto Agnes Cooper
Death[1][2] bet 1620 and 1621 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United StatesDied in the general sickness during the first winter at Plymouth, Mass.
Residence[1] 1620 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Immigration[1][2][3] 11 Nov 1620 Plymouth aboard the Mayflower.
The Mayflower (1620)
The Mayflower was the first settlement voyage to New England, carrying primarily English Separatists known as Pilgrims. It was destined for the mouth of the Hudson River, but landed at Cape Cod in present-day Massachusetts.
Sailed: 6 Sep 1620 from Southampton, England under Captain Christopher Jones
Arrived: 11 Nov 1620 at Plymouth, Massachusetts
After spending the winter aboard ship, the surviving passengers moved ashore on 21 Mar 1621.
Next Vessel: The Fortune (1621)

Passengers:
104; 24 families left descendants (Full List)
Pilgrim Families: Allerton (Asst. Gov. Isaac) - Bradford (Gov. William) - Brewster (Rev. William) - Chilton - Cooke - Fuller (Edward) - Fuller (Samuel) - Priest - Rogers - Sampson - Tilley (Edward) - Tilley (John) - White - Winslow (Edward)
Other Families and Servants: Alden - Billington - Browne - Doty - Eaton - Hopkins - Howland - Mullins - Soule - Standish (Capt. Miles) - Warren - Winslow (Gilbert)

Resources: Primary Sources: Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation - Mourt's Relation - Pilgrim Hall (wills and other contemporary documents)
Wikipedia: Mayflower (voyage) - Passenger List - Pilgrims - Plymouth Colony - Captain Christopher Jones

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Edward Tilley, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Pilgrim Migration: Immigrants to Plymouth Colony 1620-1633. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004).

    "ORIGIN: Leiden, Holland [NEHGR 143:208]."
    "BIRTH: Baptized Henlow, Bedfordshire, 27 May 1588 (as 'Edmond'), son of Robert and Elizabeth (_____) Tilley [TAG 42:203].
    DEATH: Late 1620 or early 1621 [Bradford 446]."

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 7. Edward1 Tillie, in Ward, Robert Leigh. English Ancestry of Seven Mayflower Passengers:: Tilley, Sampson and Cooper. American Genealogist (D.L. Jacobus). (Oct 1976), 52:203.

    "7. Edward Tillie (RobertA, WilliamB, ThomasC, HenryD) of Henlow, baptized there as Edmond 27 May 1588. He m. there 20 June 1614 Agnes Cooper. They came on the Mayflower in 1620 with her 'cousins' Henry1 Sampson and Humility1 Cooper. Both of the Tillies died in the general sickness during the first winter at Plymouth, Mass. No children are recorded at Henlow or elsewhere, so far as discovered."

  3. Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Mayflower Compact. (Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States), Transcript.