Person:Simon Eire (3)

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m. 7 Feb 1582/3
  1. Susan Aires1585 - 1589
  2. Simon Eyre1588 - 1658
  3. Anna Aires1591 -
  4. John Aires1593/4 -
  5. Anthony Aires1596 - 1615/6
m. 30 Sep 1615
  1. Rebecca Eyre1626 -
  2. Simon Eyre1624 -
m. Abt 1651
  1. Mary Eyre1652 -
  2. John Eyre1653/54 - 1700
Facts and Events
Name Simon Eyre
Gender Male
Christening[1] 21 Jun 1588 Lavenham, Suffolk, England
Marriage 30 Sep 1615 Lavenham, Suffolk, Englandto Dorothy Payne
Marriage Abt 1651 to Martha Hubbard
Death[1] 10 Nov 1658 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

in 1635, before leaving for New England, Simon Eire, gentleman, and Dorothy his wife sold to Timothy Oldmanes alias Pricke and his wife Mary land in Bury St. Edmonds, although they did not baptized their children there. They sailed on the Increase later that year.

Simon became a freeman in Watertown 17 Apr 1637 and served as a selectman there several times. By 1644, he had eleven parcels in the Watertown Inventory of Grants.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Simon Eyre, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011).

    Origin: Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
    Migration:1635 on the Increase First Residence: Watertown, Boston by 1646. Surgeon and physician.
    Birth: Baptized Lavenham, Suffolk, 21 Jun3 1588, son of Simon and Susan (Vale) Eyre [NEHGR 69:248-51] (aged 48 in 1635 [Hotten 66])
    Death: Boston 10 Nov 1658 [BVR 67]
    Marriage: (1) by 1619 Dorothy Paine, born abt 1597 (aged 38 in 1635 [Hotten 66]), daughter of William and Agnes ([Neves) Paine [NEHGR 69:250]. She died at Boston 11 August 1650 [BVR 31].
    (2) By 1652 Martha (Hubbard) Whittingham, daughter of William Hubbard {1635, Ipswich} and widow of JOHN WITTINGHAM {1638 Ipswich}

The Increase (1635)
The Increase sailed in the spring of 1635.
Sailed: April? 1635 from London, England under Master Robert Leah
Arrived: June? 1635 at New England

Passengers:
~101 full list
Symon Ayres family - George Bacon family - Philemon Dalton family - Thomas Jostlin family - Matthew Marvin family - Isack More - Jo: Warner - Samuel Morse family - Eliza Ward - Wm Rusco family - Tho. Page family - Edw Spurkes - Kat. Taylor - Samuel Andrews family - Robt Naney - Robt Sankey - James Gibbons - Ellen Lougie - Tho. Bloggett family - Tho Chittingen family - Ben. Thomlins - Edw Tomlins - Barb. Fford - Joan Broomer - Richard Brooke - Thos. Brooke - Symon Crosby family - Richd Rowton family - Percival Greene family

Resources: Founders of New England (NEHGR) and additional pages