Giles Rickard

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Giles Rickard, son of Giles Rickard and Judith Cogan, was born at England, say 1630.1,2 He died at Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, before 4 December 1702, when his estate was inventoried.3,1,4,5

Giles married Hannah Dunham, daughter of John Dunham and Abigail Ballou, at Plymouth, 13 October 1651.6,7,8


Hannah Dunham b. abt. 1634, d. 1 Apr 1708
  • John Rickard1 b. say 1652, d. 11 Oct 1726
  • Abigail Rickard3 b. abt. 1656, d. 4 May 1740
  • Giles Rickard1 b. say 1660, d. 29 Jan 1709/10
  • Judith Rickard3 b. say 1662
  • Samuel Rickard3 b. 14 Jan 1662/63, d. 7 Sep 1727
  • Mercy Rickard3 b. say 1664, d. 21 Jun 1706
  • Henry Rickard3 b. abt. 1666, d. 17 Sep 1726
  • Josiah Rickard1 b. 1672, d. 22 Jan 1765
  • Eleazer Rickard+1 b. say 1673, d. aft. 23 Jan 1735/36
  • Hannah Rickard1 b. abt. 1675, d. 26 Apr 1755
This person was last edited on7 Jul 2020


  1. [S39] Lee Douglas van Antwerp and Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620: Volume Nine: Family of Francis Eaton(Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1996), 14-15, further cited as van Antwerp and Wakefield, MF 9.
  2. [S776] Burton W. Spear, "Rickard, Giles (a. 1597-1690) of Plymouth, MA," Search for the Passengers of the Mary & John, 1630, 27 (1999):44-45, further cited as Spear, Mary & John.
  3. [S1295] Plymouth, Massachusetts, Probate Records, 1686-1903: with index and docket, 1685-1967, 2:3-5, FHL microfilm 550748, further cited as Plymouth Co. Probate.
  4. [S1290] Lee Douglas van Antwerp and Ruth Wilder Sherman, Vital Records of Plymouth, Massachusetts to the Year 1850(Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1993), 136, further cited as van Antwerp and Sherman, Plymouth Vital Records.
  5. [S2276] Committee on Publications, Vital Records of Plympton Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1923), 506, further cited as Plympton Vital Records.
  6. [S1290] Van Antwerp and Sherman, Plymouth Vital Records, 659.
  7. [S2281] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Volumes I–III, 3 vols. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 1:599-603 (John Dunham), further cited as Anderson, GMB.
  8. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1275, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).