William Drake Esq. - Born in Yardbury Colyton.
I have checked MY direct line with the Maine VRs but the rest of the line was found in the book: The Drake Family in England and America and descendants of Thomas Drake of Weymouth Mass 1635-1691 by Louis Stoughton Drake privately printed 1896

First Generation 


1. William Drake Esq. Born in Yardbury  Colyton. William died on 28 Feb
1639. Buried in Temple Church London.

On 14 Nov 1620 William married Margaret Westover  Drake, daughter of
William Westover, in Colyton. Born in Colyton.

They had the following children:
        2       i.      Thomas (1635-1691)
        3       ii.     Joane Drake


Second Generation 


2. Thomas Drake. Born on 13 Sep 1635 in Colyton, Devon Co, England.
Thomas died in Weymouth Ma in 1691; he was 55. Military: King Phillips
War.

Thomas first married Jane Holbrook  Drake, daughter of Thomas Holbrook & Jane Holbrook.
They had the following children:
        4       i.      William (1661-1727)
        5       ii.     Thomas (1657-1728)
        6       iii.    John (1659-)
        7       iv.     Joseph (1663-)
        8       v.      Amy (1666-)
        9       vi.     Elizabeth (1670-1748)

On 9 Mar 1681 when Thomas was 45, he second married Mellicent  Ford
Carver Drake, daughter of William Ford.
3. Joane Drake Randall.

Joane Drake married Thomas Randall, son of Robert Randall & Elizabeth Randall.


Third Generation 


4. William Drake. Born on 30 May 1661 in Weymouth MA. William died in
Taunton in 1727/1728; he was 65. Occupation: Blacksmith. Military:
Canadian Expedition Of 1690.

William married Sarah Nash Drake, daughter of James Nash & Sarah Nash.

They had the following children:
        10      i.      William (1695-)
        11      ii.     Sarah (1687-)
        12      iii.    Abigail (1689-)
        13      iv.     Lydia (1689-)
        14      v.      Joseph (1702-)
        15      vi.     James (1704-)
        16      vii.    Rebecca      
        17      viii.   Daniel (1708-1749)
        18      ix.     Benjamin
5. Thomas Drake. Born in 1657 in Weymouth. Thomas died on 19 Aug 1728;
he was 71.

Thomas married Hannah Drake. Hannah died on 16 Aug 1728.

6. John Drake. Born on 12 Mar 1659.

7. Joseph Drake. Born on 28 Oct 1663.

8. Amy Drake. Born on 3 Feb 1666.

Amy married Joshua Phillips, son of Richard Phillips & Mary Phillips.Born on 1 Mar 1668.
 Joshua died in 1689; he was 20.

They had the following children:
        19      i.      Amy (1687-)
        20      ii.     Joshua (1689-)

9. Elizabeth Drake. Born in 1670. Elizabeth died in Easton on 14 Jun
1748; she was 78.

Elizabeth married John Phillips, son of Richard Phillips & Mary
Phillips. Born in 1670 in Weymouth. John died on 14 Nov 1760; he was 90.



Fourth Generation 


10. William Drake. Born on 2 Jul 1695 in Weymouth Mass. Military:
French/Indian War 4th Co. Foot, Captn Thomas Cobb May5,1757.

William married Mary Townsend Drake, daughter of George Townsend &
Elizabeth Townsend.

They had the following children:
        21      i.      John (1725-1820)
        22      ii.     Joseph (1716-)
        23      iii.    William (1729-)
        24      iv.     Jonathan (1732-)

11. Sarah Drake. Born on 1 May 1687 in Weymouth.

12. Abigail Drake. Born on 4 Apr 1689 in Weymouth.

13. Lydia Drake. Born on 5 Jan 1689 in Weymouth.

14. Joseph Drake. Born on 18 Mar 1702.

15. James Drake. Born on 25 Nov 1704.

16. Rebecca Drake.

17. Daniel Drake. Born in 1708 in Weymouth. Daniel died in 1749; he was 41.

18. Benjamin Drake.

Benjamin married Rosanna Drake.

19. Amy Phillips. Born on 10 Oct 1687.

20. Joshua Phillips. Born on 19 Apr 1689.



Fifth Generation 


21. John Drake. Born in 1725 in Taunton. John died in Auburn Me in 1820;
he was 95. Buried in Auburn Me.

John married Abigail Drake.

They had the following children:
        25      i.      Oliver (1758-1828)
        26      ii.     Jonathan (1752-)
        27      iii.    Sally (-1814)
        28      iv.     Nancy        
        29      v.      Darius (1765-1812)
        30      vi.     Mehitable
        31      vii.    Lydia     
        32      viii.   Alpheus (1772-1854)
        33      ix.     Rhoda
22. Joseph Drake. Born in 1716. Military: French/Indian War.

23. William Drake. Born in 1729.

24. Jonathan Drake. Born in 1732. Military: Fishkill/French -Indian War.



Sixth Generation 


25. Oliver Drake. Born on 15 May 1758 in Taunton Mass. Oliver died in
Leeds Maine on 3 Mar 1828; he was 69. Military: Battle Of Bunker Hill
Rev.Soldier.

Oliver married Phoebe Codding Drake, daughter of Codding, in Taunton
Mass. Phoebe Codding died on 16 Feb 1832 in Leeds Me.

They had the following children:
        34      i.      J Drake (1800-1855)
        35      ii.     Friend (1780-1858)
        36      iii.    John (1782-1823)
        37      iv.     Warren (1784-1864)
        38      v.      Codding (1786-1863)
        39      vi.     Lemuel (1788-)
        40      vii.    Elisha (1790-1868)
        41      viii.   Washington (1792-1853)
        42      ix.     Phebe (1795-1880)
        43      x.      Elias (1796-1867)
        44      xi.     Columbus (1798-1882)
        45      xii.    Abby (Nabby) (1794-1872)

26. Jonathan Drake. Born in 1752. Military: Continental Service.

27. Sally Drake. Sally died on 30 May 1814.

Sally married Jonathan Williams. Born in T.(Taunton?).

28. Nancy Drake.

Nancy married ? Smith.

29. Darius Drake. Born in 1765 in T.(Taunton?). Darius died in 1812; he
was 47.

30. Mehitable Drake.

On 16 Mar 1806 Mehitable married Jabez Daggett, in Leeds Maine. Born in
Leeds. Jabez died on 7 May 1838.

31. Lydia Drake.
Lydia married Cyrus Williams.

32. Alpheus Drake. Born on 26 Jul 1772 in T. Alpheus died in Auburn
Maine on 10 Jul 1854; he was 81.

33. Rhoda Drake.



Seventh Generation 


34. Adaline Drake Foster. Born on 16 Jul 1800 in Greene Maine. Adaline
Drake died in Lagrange ME on 3 Apr 1855; she was 54. Buried in Lorenzo
Warren Lot, Lagrange Maine.1

On 18 Apr 1818 when Adaline Drake was 17, she married Stephen Foster,
son of Stephen Foster & Sally Streeter Foster. Born in 1784/1785 in
Leeds Maine. Stephen died in Lagrange Maine on 20 May 1868; he was 84.

They had the following children:
        46      i.      Phebe        
        47      ii.     James C (1821-1876)
        48      iii.    Columbus (1823-?1857)
        49      iv.     Adaline D (1825-)
        50      v.      Stephen (1825-)
        51      vi.     Amanda M Foster (1829-)
        52      vii.    Orra Ann (1831-)
        53      viii.   Melissa (1839-)
        54      ix.     Harriet (1841-1880)

35. Friend Drake. Born on 3 Jul 1780 in Taunton MA. Friend died in
Dixmont ME on 28 Dec 1858; he was 78.

36. John Drake. Born on 31 Oct 1782. John died on 8 Nov 1823; he was 41.

37. Warren Drake. Born on 1 Aug 1784. Warren died on 18 Aug 1864; he was
80.

38. Codding Drake. Born on 15 Apr 1786. Codding died in Albion ME on 30
Jun 1863; he was 77.

39. Lemuel Drake. Born on 4 Aug 1788. Lemuel died in Detroit ME.

40. Elisha Drake. Born on 12 Apr 1790. Elisha died in Parkman ME on 5
Dec 1868; he was 78.

41. Washington Drake. Born on 5 Dec 1792. Washington died on 6 Dec 1853;
he was 61.

42. Phebe Drake. Born on 6 Dec 1795. Phebe died in Fayette ME on 27 Feb
1880; she was 84.

In 1814 when Phebe was 18, she married Davis Moody, in Kingfield Me.
Davis died in 1832 in Jerusalem Me.

43. Elias Drake. Born on 14 Mar 1796. Elias died on 26 Jul 1867; he was 71.

44. Columbus Drake. Born on 1 Oct 1798. Columbus died on 26 Jul 1882; he
was 83.

45. Abby (Nabby) Drake. Born on 23 Sep 1794. Abby (Nabby) died on 5 Mar
1872; she was 77.

In Apr 1810 when Abby (Nabby) was 15, she married Lewis  Moore, son of
Samuel  Moore & Polly Morey Moore, in Greene Me. Born in Jun 1785 in New
Hampshire. Lewis died in Nov 1862; he was 77.

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