GreenerPasture Genealogy

Sign In / Sign Up

BEST FREE ancestry website since 1999 - History belongs to all of us!

HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  William  FELLOWS

  (b. abt. 1609 England   d. December 1676 Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony )  

Am I Your Ancestor?
FELLOWS Family Tree

What started out as our family is now your’s too!


William FELLOWS was born abt. 1609 in England

William FELLOWS was the child of ?   and   ?

William was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1635.

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

William  married  Mary AYERS abt. 1635 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony .  The couple had (at least) 7 children. Mary AYERS  was born abt. 1618 in London, England.  Mary died abt. 1702 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA. 

William FELLOWS died December 1676 in Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony.

William Fellows was the son of William Fellows.

Mary Ayers was the daughter of John Ayers and Elizabeth Westrow.


Details of the family tree of William appear below.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of William FELLOWS

[Hide/Show]

William FELLOWS married Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag female ancestor Mary AYERS-- Date: abt. 1635 Place: Ipswich, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Torrey's New England Marriages Prior to 1700.
(Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: New England Marriages Prior to 1700. CD-ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001.


"William1 (?1609-1677] (ae ca 50 in 1659) & [Mary] [?AYERS] by 1635? Ipswich {Fellows (1940) 1, 25 TAG 17:159 Dixon-Williams 26 Gen Mag. 2:5 Reg. 84:96 Snow-Estes 1:210 Ipswich Ant. Papers 153 Fellows 23 Stephens-Stevens (1909) 37 Salisbury Fam. 155 Noyes-Gilman 35 Fellowes-Davis Anc. 41 Ayres (1870) 9 EIHC 1:58, 177 Essex Ant. 1:93}"


Children of William FELLOWS and Mary AYERS:



Add History, Life Events, News, Stories about William FELLOWS
(Examples include: Birth, Baptism, Census Records, Military Records, Death, Obituary, Personal Achievements, Other events)

[Hide/Show]

Exploring the Ancestry of William FELLOWS: Events, Pictures, and Documents

William Fellows
'BIRTH: In an Ipswich court deposition given September 27, 1659, he is stated to be 'aged about fifty years.'

William Fellows appeared at Ipswich in 1639, when he purchased a house and house lot of one acre and a planting lot of six acres 'with appurtenances' from the estate of Humphrey Wisse. This land was on the south side of the Ipswich River. Shortly thereafter, he was chosen to be the herder of cows on the south side of the river.

William Fellows was shown on a list of commoners in 1641. He was made a freeman in 1654.

'The English emigrant William Fellows who located at Ipswich, Mass., is the first of the name who is traceable on American soil...There is no ship record of the coming of Fellows to New England. He first appears in the year 1639...The presumption is that Mary Ayers was married to Fellows in Leicestershire and came with him about 1639 to the colonies. About March 26, 1639, he bought a six-acre tract...at Ipswich. On March 5, 1639-40, he took contract to be...Read MORE...



Buy it NOW!Genealogy Enthusiast Mug - Dead Relatives and Live Cousins

Start your day with a sip of humor from our 11-ounce ceramic mug, perfect for the genealogy buff in your life! Featuring the witty caption, "Genealogy: Collecting dead relatives and occasionally a live cousin," this mug is a playful nod to the fascinating world of ancestry.   Pinterest   
William FELLOWS - The New England Historical and Genealogical Register . (Online db: NewEnglandAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2009), (Or
Pinterest    
The New England Historical and Genealogical Register . (Online db: NewEnglandAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2009), (Orig. Pub. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 162 vols., 1847-2009.)
William FELLOWS - Source:  Great Migration 1634-1635, C-F.  (Online database.  NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally p
Pinterest    
Source:

Great Migration 1634-1635, C-F. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: The Great Migration, Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Volume II, C-F, by Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn, Jr., and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001.
William FELLOWS - Source:  Great Migration 1634-1635, C-F.  (Online database.  NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally p
Pinterest    
Source:

Great Migration 1634-1635, C-F. (Online database. NewEnglandAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008.) Originally published as: The Great Migration, Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Volume II, C-F, by Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn, Jr., and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001.
1635 - Planter - London to Boston
www.olivetreegenealogy.com/ ships/ neng_planter1635.shtml

William Felloe 24 shoemaker
1635
'William Fellows (1609-76), a shoemaker from Selten, Northants, England, who sailed to the colonies aboard the Planter in 1635. With his wife, Mary Ayers (1607-1702), Fellows settled in Ipswich, Massachusetts, where he became a farmer and the town cowkeeper...'

Page 2
John Randolph Haynes, California progressive
By Tom Sitton
Edition: illustrated, revised
Published by Stanford University Press, 1992
ISBN 0804720673, 9780804720670
331 pages

Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Postcard
1641 Birth of Child
Ephraim FELLOWS was born March 1641, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1644 Birth of Child
Elizabeth FELLOWS was born 14 July 1644, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
1657 Birth of Child
Sarah FELLOWS was born 26 July 1657, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
marriage1666 Marriage of Child
Mary FELLOWS married 23 November 1666, Reading, Massachusetts, USA to Josiah BROWN

Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Postcard
marriage1672 Marriage of Child
Isaac FELLOWS married 29 January 1672, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA to Joanna BOREMAN

Buy it NOW!Genealogy Enthusiast's Mug - "Confuse the Dead, Irritate the Living"

Start your mornings with a hearty dose of humor and a strong cup of coffee in our 11-ounce ceramic mug, perfect for the genealogy enthusiast. Featuring the witty caption, "Genealogy: Where you confuse the dead and irritate the living," this mug is a nod to the quirks and challenges of tracing your family roots.   Pinterest   
marriage1675 Marriage of Child
Joseph FELLOWS married 19 April 1675, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA to Ruth FRAILE
Will
From Book: The Probate Records of Essex County (MA); Published by Essex Institute, Salem 1920, Vol. 3, pp. 128-131; Author unknown.

FROM: Essex County Probate Files, Docket 9,367

Estate of William Fellows of Ipswich

'The last Will of William felows nouember 29:76
I hauing my perfit memory I commit my soull to god and my body to ye graue and bequea my earthly goods as followeth my will is yt my wif shall haue one rome in my house to her self and for her uese dewring her life yt is to say ye parler and to haue twelve pounds yearly paid her in good marchantable pay by my three Sons Ephram Samul Joseph and likewis it is my will yt my wif should haue two of my best Cowes and to be kept by my sonns winter and Somer for my wifs uese and my wif shall haue liberty to keep two swine and like wise my sons shall maintain her with conuenient fierirng winter and somer as long as she lius a widow and like wise tis my will yt my wife shall haue a conueanant peice of land for a gearding...Read MORE...


death1676 Death
December 1676
Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 12/20/2020 5:46:29 PM

Learn more about where your ancestor was born.


Visit England

Not the person you are looking for? Try again!

Search for MY Family by Name

NOTE: If you don't know your ancestor's whole name or are unsure of the spelling, specify part of the name.

First Name:
*Last Name:
Gender:
Born (+/- 2 years):
Died (+/- 2 years):
Match all terms exactly:

Search for MY Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:

Genealogy research for William Fellows (on other sites)

findagrave, familysearch

Sign In

Sign In or Join for FREE! to see the details!

Completely FREE. We will never ask for your credit card.

Our England (United Kingdom) Gift Ideas


Buy it NOW!ENGLAND in My Roots: Ancestral Heritage Mug - 11oz Ceramic

"My ancestors came from England. That explains a lot about my love for cricket, afternoon tea, and the royal family!"   Pinterest