(VI) Thomas Palmer
Born: 1520 in Of, Parham, Sussex, England. Son of (V) Robert Palmer and Blanche Reynolds
Died: 1582 in Of, Parham, Sussex, England
Married: Catherine Stradling in Parham, Sussex, England
Children: (VII) John (William) Palmer (1554-1586), Thomas (??)
Thomas also married Griselda (Bridget) Carrel (Caryll) (b. abt. 1512/13) of Parham, Sussex, England. Daughter of John Caryll and Jane Reed.
(VII) John (William) Palmer
Born: 14Jul1544 in Parham, Somersetshire, England. Son of (VI) Thomas Palmer and Catherine Stradling.
Died: 1586 in Duxbury, Plymouth, MA, USA
Married: Elizabeth Varney in 1575 in Parham, Somerset, England. She was born in 1558 in Fairfield, Stoke County, Somersetshire, England.
Children: (VIII) William Palmer (1583-1585), Sarah (b. 1586/7), Katherine (b. 1579), Thomas (1574-1605)
Note: It is obvious that (VIII) William and (08) William are not one-in-the-same for the following reasons:
(VIII) William died at two (2) years of age.
(08) William would have been born when Elizabeth Verney was twelve (12) years of age.
(08) William Palmer
Born: 1570 in Stephanie, London, England.
Christened: 18Aug1585 in Gainsborough, Lincoln, England.
Died: 09Nov1637 in Duxbury, Plymouth, MA, USA
Married: Frances Blossom in 1606/07 in Parham, Somerset, England. (daughter of Thomas Blossom and Ann Palmer).
Child: (09) William Palmer
"Fortune" passenger list indicates that (08) William came with his son (09) William on 11Nov1621 to New Plymouth, Mass.
"Anne" passenger list indicates that (09) William came with his mother (Frances) 0n Jul1623 to Plymouth, Mass.
It seems obvious that (09) William was first scheduled to travel with his father but for some reason did not and later came with his mother.
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