Person:Roger Toothaker (1)

Roger Toothaker
b.Cal 1612 England
m. Bef 1612
  1. Roger ToothakerCal 1612 - Bef 1638
m. Bef 1635
  1. Dr. Roger Toothaker, Jr1634 - 1692
  2. Martha ToothakerAbt 1635 - 1703/04
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Roger Toothaker
Gender Male
Birth[2] Cal 1612 England
Marriage Bef 1635 to Margaret _____
Emigration[2] 1635 On the Hopewell.
Death[1] Bef 5 Feb 1638 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

Caroline R. McBride,, 1 August 1997.

Much of this early information and details were provided by Jan Barret and Tom Ramsey. Jan and Tom have done searches of the origional records. Ancestral File, The Sinnet Record and many others had some of the information. Roger and his wife Margaret and son Roger are listed as on the Ship Hopewell on September 11, 1635 He is 23, his wife is 28 and his son is 1 year old.The Master of the ship was Thomas Babb. There were 63 passengers on board.TAG, v. 69(Jan 1994), p. 1 desc:

Hopewell (Sept 1635)
There were at least three voyages of ships named Hopewell in 1635. The first in April 1635 under William Buddick; the second, a voyage in May from Weymouth under John Driver; and this voyage, the third in September under Thomas Babb.
Sailed: mid-Sept 1635 from London, England under Master Thomas Babb
Arrived: late fall 1635 at Massachusetts Bay Colony

~140 (Full List)
Thomas Bull - Isaac Heath family - Martha Heath - Andrew Hull - William Lyon - Robert Penniard - Daniell Pryer - John Pryer - Thomas Tredwell family - Roger Toothaker family - John Weeks family - Twiford West - Samuel Younglove family - and others

Resources: Primary Sources:
Other information: passenger list

  1. 1.0 1.1 Roger Toothaker, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011)
    Vol. 7.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Russell, Donna Valley. Roger1 Toothaker of Plymouth, Massachusetts, and Some Descendants. American Genealogist (D.L. Jacobus). (Jan, Apr 1994)

    Roger1 Toothaker was born in England about 1612 and in Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts, by 5 February 1638, when his widow was granted land.