Abram Gawkroger

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Abram Gawkroger, son of James Gawkroger and Jenet Fairbanks, was born probably shortly before his baptism at Halifax, Yorkshire, England, 21 November 1574.1

Abram married Martha Ryley, daughter of Thomas Ryley, at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, 16 May 1605.1,2


Martha Ryley b. 27 Mar 1580
This person was last edited on25 Sep 2017


  1. [S762] Joan S. Guilford, The Ancestry of Dr. J. P. Guilford: Volume I: Seventeenth Century–New England Colonials (Orange, California: Sheridan Psychological Services, 1990), 629-648, further cited as Guilford, Guilford: Vol I.
  2. [S2125] Ancestry.com, West Yorkshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812, (on-line database), Lehi, Utah:, Ancestry.com Operations, 2011, Old Reference Number: D53/1/4; New Reference Number: WDP53/1/1/4. Original data: Marriages, and Burials, 1512-1812 Church of England Baptisms, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England: West Yorkshire Archive Service, further cited as West Yorkshire Parish Records.