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Subject: [GM-L] Pope just on immigrants who came between 1620-1650
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2001 18:08:59 EDT
> Subj:Pope's Book
> Date:8/11/01 2:54:40 PM Pacific Daylight Time
> From: (Susan Jones)
> Since you are looking up ROBERTS, I have a name for you if you do not mind.
> It is said that Peter ROBERTS came into MA colony before moving to RI. He
> was here by 1685 as he got married to Sarah Baker in Warwick, RI on 27 Apr.
> 1685. Peter was born about 1665 in Marlington, Glouchestershire, England.
> He and Sarah had at least 2 children, both of whom were born in RI. They
> were Peter Roberts b. abt. 1687 and William b abt. 1689. Both children were
> born in Providence, RI. I am not sure if that is the town or the city.
> That is still a mystery.
> Thanks for your time and offer to do look-ups.
I'm sorry, but Peter Roberts isn't listed in the book. Pope only
recorded those who came over from England to Massachusetts between 1620
(Mayflower) and 1650, although, with most of them, he does try to follow them
down to the time of their death with a concise genealogical sketch.