My Drake line is as follows:
William DRAKE b 1553, Halstead,Essex, Eng.
m. Oct 12, 1578, in Halstead -- Joane MERRYLLS b. c 1557 in Halstead.
William died c 1616 in Elmstead, Essex, England
Joane died March 16, 1616/17 in Elmstead.
1) Isabella (Isbel) DRAKE b 1579 in Colchester, Essex, Eng
m John SMITH BLAND in England
d July 12, 1639 Watertown Middlesex, MA
2) Robert DRAKE b 1580 in Devonshire, England
m 1611 Jane (UNKNOWN)
d January 14, 1667/68 Rockingham, Hampton, New Hampshire
3) Thomas DRAKE b December 2, 1582 in England
4) Joseph DRAKE b c 1584 in England
5) Joshua DRAKE b bef Nov 29, 1584 in England
6) Joane DRAKE b 1595 in Elmstead, Essex, England
m 1616 John PARKER b 1591 in Marlborough, Wiltshire, Eng
I am descended from Joane DRAKE and John PARKER.
I have a small bit of further information on Isabella and Robert
but nothing on the 3 other sons.
If anyone can connect to these Drakes, please contact me.