John Peckham

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John Peckham, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), died after 6 January 1680/81, when he wrote his will.1

John married (1) Mary Clarke, daughter of Thomas Clarke and Rose Kerrich;2 he married (2) Eleanor (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), about 1648.3

Family 1

Mary Clarke b. 26 Jul 1607, d. bef. 1648
  • Mary Peckham+2 d. aft. 1695
  • Thomas Peckham4 d. 1709
  • John Peckham4 b. say 1645, d. 1712
  • William Peckham4 b. say 1647, d. 2 Jun 1724

Family 2

Eleanor (…)
  • Stephen Peckham4 d. 23 Apr 1724
  • Clement Peckham4 d. aft. 1706
  • James Peckham4 d. 26 Feb 1712
  • Sarah Peckham4
  • Rebecca Peckham4
  • Deborah Peckham4
  • Elizabeth Peckham4 d. 24 May 1714
  • Susannah Peckham5 d. 1733
  • Phebe Peckham4 b. 1666, d. 1746
This person was last edited on11 May 2022


  1. [S2487] Jane Fletcher Fiske, Gleanings from Newport Court files: 1659-1783 (Boxford, Massachusetts: s.p., 1998), #13 "A List of the Wills upon the Records of Newport Since the year of 1676 attested only by two Witnesses", further cited as Fiske, Gleanings from Newport Court Files.
  2. [S1459] G. Andrews Moriarty Jr., "Additions and Corrections to Austin's Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island," The American Genealogist 24 (Jan 1948): 72, further cited as Moriarty, "Additions and Corrections to Austin's Rhode Island Dictionary."
  3. [S2488] Stephen Farnum Peckham, "John Peckham of Newport, R. I., and Some of His Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 59 (Jan - Apr 1903): 31-39, 154-163, at 31, further cited as Peckham, "John Pekham of Newport, R. I."
  4. [S913] John Osborne Austin, The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island: Comprising Three Generations of Settlers Who Came Before 1690 (With Many Families Carried to the Fourth Generation). Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887, 147-148. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Rhode Island Dictionary.
  5. [S2488] Peckham, "John Pekham of Newport, R. I.," 32.