Person:Ralph Wallen (1)

Ralph Wallen
b.EST 1595
d.BEF 1644
  • HRalph WallenEST 1595 - BEF 1644
  • WJoyce1603 - Aft 1683
  • WJoyce1603 - Aft 1683
m. BEF 1623
Facts and Events
Name[1] Ralph Wallen
Gender Male
Birth[1] EST 1595
Marriage BEF 1623 to Joyce or Joyce
Death[1] BEF 1644
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Ralph Wallen entry, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).

    MIGRATION: 1623 on Anne FIRST RESIDENCE: Plymouth
    BIRTH: By about 1595 based on date of marriage.
    DEATH: By 1644 when his wife remarried.
    MARRIAGE: By 1623 Joyce _____. She married (2) by 1644, as his third wife, THOMAS LUMBARD of Barnstable.

  2.   William B Saxbe, Jr, CG, FASG, Thomas2 Walling and his way with Women: Seventeenth-Century Misconduct as an Aid to Identification, in The American Genealogist (TAG). (Donald Lines Jacobus,, 73:91+.

    link This article updates the Great Migration. It discusses their probable son Thomas Ewer

  3.   Anderson, Robert Charles. The Pilgrim Migration: Immigrants to Plymouth Colony 1620-1633. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), 476+.

    Mary is most likely the daughter of Ralph and Joyce Wallen b say 1628 m (1) say 1648 John Ewer [TAG 67:52], son of Thomas Ewer m (2) Barnstable 2 Feb 1652/3 John Jenkins

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)

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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)