Abraham Josselyn

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Abraham Josselyn, son of Thomas Josselyn and Rebecca Jude, was born about 1615.1,2 He died at sea off the coast of Virginia in March 1669/70.1

Abraham married Beatrice Hampson, daughter of Philip Hampson and Jane (…), at London, England, 19 November 1642.1,3,4


Beatrice Hampson b. 15 Jul 1627, d. 11 Jan 1711/12
  • Abraham Josselyn5 b. 8 May 1649, d. 10 Feb 1675/76
  • Philip Josselyn5 b. 15 Dec 1650, d. 2 Aug 1652
  • Henry Josselyn5 b. abt. 1652, d. 30 Oct 1730
  • Rebecca Josselyn5 b. bt 1654 - 1658, d. Mar 1712/13
  • Thomas Joslin+1 b. 21 Jun 1658, d. 1722
  • Nathaniel Josselyn5 b. 4 Jul 1660, d. 8 Jun 1667
  • Joseph Josselyn5 b. 16 Jul 1664, d. 5 Sep 1726
  • Mary Josselyn5 b. 14 Dec 1666
This person was last edited on21 Aug 2016


  1. [S929] Elizabeth French, "Genealogical Research in England: Josselyn," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 71 (Jan, Jul 1917): 19-33, 227-257, at 254-256, further cited as French, "Research in England: Josselyn."
  2. [S2053] Robert Charles Anderson, George F. Sanborn Jr. and Melinde Lutz Sanborn, The Great Migration: Immigrants To New England, 1634-1635 (7 vols., Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999-2011), 4:117-120, further cited as Anderson, et al., The Great Migration.
  3. [S2053] Anderson, et al., The Great Migration, 4:119.
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 873, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S763] Joan S. Guilford, The Ancestry of Dr. J. P. Guilford: Volume II: Seventeenth Century–New England Colonials and a Few Eighteenth–Century Immigrants (Orange, California: Sheridan Psychological Services, 2003), 418-422, further cited as Guilford, Guilford: Vol II.