Family:John Jenny and Sarah Cary (1)

b. Bef 1589
d. Bet 28 Dec 1643 and 25 May 1644 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
b. Est 1594
d. Bet 18 Aug 1655 and 18 Feb 1655/56 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Facts and Events
Marriage[1] 1 Nov 1614 Leiden, Zuid-Holland, NetherlandsNew Style Dating.
Aft 1673
Bef 4 Apr 1654

John and Sarah immigrated aboard the Little James with Samuel and Abigail, and Sarah gave birth during the journey to a son who died as a young child.

The Anne and The Little James (1623)
The Anne and the Little James left England together, and arrived a week or so apart in Plymouth. Most of the passengers were probably on the Anne, as the Little James was smaller and carried mostly cargo.
Sailed: May(?) 1623 from an unspecified port in England under William Peirce (Master Anne), Emanuel Althan (Captain Little James), and John Bridges (Master Little James).
Arrived: 10 July 1623 (the Anne) and about 10 days later (the Little James) at Plymouth, Massachusetts
Previous Vessel: Weston's ships (Swan, Charity, Sparrow) (1622)
Next Vessel: Jonathan (1623)

~60 (Full List)
Families of earlier immigrants: Patience and Fear Brewster - Elizabeth (Walker) Warren and daughters - Hester (Mathieu) Cooke and her children - Bridget (Lee) Fuller - Margaret Hicks and her children - Wife and daughter of William Hilton - Frances Palmer - Joshua Pratt - Barbara Standish
Other Passengers: Anthony Annable (and family) - Edward Bangs - Robert Bartlett - Mary Bucket - William Bridges - Thomas Clark - Christopher Conant - Anthony Dix - John Faunce - George Morton (and family) - Godbert Godbertson (and family) - Timothy Hatherly - Edward Holman - John Jenney (and family) - Manasseh Kempton - Experience Mitchell - George Morton (and family) - Ellen Newton - Oldham, John, his wife and sister - Christian Penn - Abraham Pierce - Nicholas Snow - Alice (Carpenter) Southworth - Francis Sprague - Stephen Tracy, wife, and daughter - Ralph Wallen

Resources: Primary Sources: Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation - Mourt's Relation - Pilgrim Hall (wills and other contemporary documents)

  1. John Jenny, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995)

    John Jenny married "Leiden 1 November 1614 [NS] Sarah Cary, of Monk's Soham, Suffolk [Leiden 135]; …"

  2.   Roberts, Gary Boyd. Ancestors of American Presidents. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009)
    pp. 506-07.

    Immigrant ancestors of Franklin Roosevelt through daughter Sarah, and George H.W. Bush, and George W. Bush through both Sarah and daughter Abigail.