Joan Harris

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ChartsAncestors of Edward Ambrose Cooke
Joan Harris, whose parents are unknown (or not traced here), died, probably at Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts, about 1638.1,2

Joan married (1) Richard Palgrave, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, 24 June 1625;2,3 she married (2), as his 2nd wife, Reverend John Youngs, son of Reverend Christopher Youngs and Margaret (…), at England, about 1632.1,4

Family 1

Richard Palgrave d. 30 Mar 1630
  • Anne Palgrave3 b. 29 Oct 1626

Family 2

Reverend John Youngs b. abt. 1601, d. 24 Feb 1671/72
  • Mary Youngs1,5 b. abt. 1632
  • Hezekiah Youngs5 b. 6 Oct 1633, d. bef. 27 Feb 1633/34
  • Joseph Youngs1 b. 3 May 1635
  • Christopher Youngs+1,5 b. abt. 1638, d. 31 Jul 1695
This person was last edited on22 Apr 2022


  1. [S318] Selah Younges Jr., Youngs Family: Vicar Christopher Younges: His Ancestors in England and His Descendants in America: A History and Genealogy (New York: p.p., 1907), further cited as Younges, Youngs Family.
  2. [S2065] Hal Bradley, "William1 Brown of Salem, Massachusetts, and the Youngs Family of Suffolk, England and Southold, Long Island: Additional English Sources on Their Connection," The American Genealogist 88 (Jan 2016): 73-77, at 76, further cited as Bradley, "Brown and Youngs of Salem, Mass., and Southold, Long Island."
  3. [S2067] G. Andrews Moriarty, "Dr. Richard Palgrave and His Family," The American Genealogist 18 (1941-42): 206-9, at 207, further cited as Moriarty, "Dr. Richard Palgrave."
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1735, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S2065] Bradley, "Brown and Youngs of Salem, Mass., and Southold, Long Island," 77.