William DRAKE b 1553, Halstead,Essex, Eng. - Drake roll call March 99


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.

Their children:

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.

Jo Hogle