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William FISKE

Male Abt 1550 - 1620  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name William FISKE 
    Born Abt 1550  of St. James, South Elmham, Suffolk and of Ditchingham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 25 Nov 1616 and 17 May 1620  Ditchingham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • These two dates are when his will was made and when proved. [2]
    Notes 
    • William and Anna Fiske were of St. James, South Elmsham, County Suffolk, England -- an old Puritan family of that county, which had suffered during the religious persecutions of Queen Mary's reign. [4]

    • William "fled with his father in Q. Maries dayes" [Chandler Manuscripts]. He was a churchwarden in the parish of St. James in 1601. [2]
    Person ID I3493  Families
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2012 

    Father Robert FISKE,   b. Abt 1521, of Fressingfield and St James, South Elmham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 28 Jul 1602  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Mother Sibilla GOLD 
    Married
    • "Sybil, wife of Robert, was in great danger in the time of the religious persecution, 1553-58, as was her sister Isabella, originally Gould, who was confined in the castle of Norwich, and escaped death only by the power of her brothers, who were men of great influence in the county. Robert fled for religions sake in the days of Queen Mary to Geneva, but returned later, and died at St. James. His will is dated Apr. 10, 1590, and proved July 28, 1600." [5]
    Family ID F1788  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna AUSTYE,   bur. 13 Feb 1600/1, St. James, South Elmham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. John FISKE,   b. Abt 1580, of St. James, South Elmham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 May 1633, St. James, South Elmham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
    +2. Hannah FISKE,   b. 1561, South Elmham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1612  (Age 51 years)
     3. Eunice FISKE,   b. South Elmham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. d. unmarried
     4. Nathaniel FISKE,   b. South Elmham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Esther FISKE,   b. South Elmham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Eleazer FISKE,   b. South Elmham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2011 
    Family ID F1389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Alice,   d. living 25 Nov 1616 
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F1814  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S172] Descendants of Joseph Pope, of Salem, Henry Wheatland, (Essex Institute Collections of June, 1866 (Vol. viii)).
      Vol. 88, p. 267 (1933)(Andrews Moriarty)

    2. [S204] NEHGR.
      Vols. 86-88 (1932-34), The Fiske Family, Andrews Moriarty.

    3. [S183] Ancestral Lines Revised, Carl Boyer 3rd, (Carl Boyer 3rd, Newhall CA, 1981).

    4. [S184] The Fisher Genealogy, Philip A Fisher, (Everett, MA, Massachusetts Publishing Co. (1898)).

    5. [S190] Fisk and Fiske Family, Frederick Clifton Pierce, (Chicago, Published by the Author, Press of the W.E. Conkey Co., 1896).