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Robert PELTON

Male 1652 - Abt 1679  (27 years)


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  • Name Robert PELTON 
    Alt. Birth Between 1649 and 1652  [1, 2
    Alt. Birth 
    • Dorchester, Suffolk County, MA
    Born 1652  Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Death 19 Jan 1678  [1, 2, 3
    Alt. Death 
    • Atlantic Ocean
    Occupation
    • Mariner
    Reference Number 536 
    _UID 1CF1E78114EB4FD6B9C49FFCFDF069333A46 
    Buried 19 Jan 1678  Lost At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Died Abt 19 Jan 1679 
    Person ID I534  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 

    Father John PELTON,   b. 23 Jan 1616, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1681, Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Susanna WAY,   b. Abt 1620, Bridport, Allington, Dorsetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1706, Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married Abt 1643  Boston, Suffolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference Number:3710
    Alt. Marriage 1643  [1, 2, 4
    Alt. Marriage 
    • Boston, Suffolk County, MA
    Family ID F66  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • [combined.ged]


      Description: Conflicting evidence states that he was born 1649.
      Description: Conflicting evidence states that he died 1683.
      He was a Mariner and died unmarried.[3108553.ged]

      [garygarbe60.ged]

      Robert was a mariner and was lost at sea 7 July 1683.

      He was a mariner, and on July 7, 1683, he was "affirmed the loss at s ea of the sloop 'Anne and Elizabeth' of New York, commanded by Alexander W atts." (Glover Memorial.)

      He was lost at sea, July, 1683; probably unmarried, as his brother Samu el took out letters of administration, and no mention is made of wife or c hildren.

  • Sources 
    1. [S154] garygarbe60.ged.
      Date of Import: 19 Feb 2005

    2. [S58] 3108553.ged.
      Date of Import: 28 Jul 2005

    3. [S60] RootsWeb.com file rossbus by Don & Jeanne Ross dated 27 August 2004 E-mail ross@cyberlink.bc.ca.

    4. [S63] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.