Walter Roper

Male Abt 1614 - 1680  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Walter Roper 
    • He was a carpenter. [8, 9, 10]
    Born Abt 1614  New Buckenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 9, 10
    Immigration 1637  [10
     
    • He along with his parents, sailed in the Summer on board the Rose of Yarmouth, John Andrews Master.
    Freeman 18 May 1642  Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Offices Held 1644  Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Legal 1645  [2
    Land/House 1646  Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Moved To by 1647  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Legal 1649  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Land/House 3 Sep 1652  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13
    Miscellaneous 1653  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Legal 1661  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Military 1664  [2
    Military 1677  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Land/House 18 Feb 1678  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Miscellaneous 2 Dec 1679  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 13
    Military Mar 1680  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Will 15 Jul 1680  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 15 Jul 1680  Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6, 9, 10, 11
    Buried Est 17 Jul 1680  Highland Cemetery, Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Probate/Proved 28 Sep 1680  [2, 3, 7, 8, 9
    Web References 2019 
    Last Full Review 4 Jun 2020 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    +1. John Roper,   b. 1611, New Buckenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1676, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. Walter Roper,   b. Abt 1614, New Buckenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1680, Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     
    Person ID I20440 
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2020 

    Father John Roper,   b. Abt 1588, New Buckenham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 16 Jul 1664, Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Alice,   d. 26 Mar 1676, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susan,   b. Abt 1616  [2, 3, 9, 10
    Married say 1638 
    Age at Marriage He 24 years - She 22 years 
    Last Modified 17 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F8116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Birth: Farmer (1829) gives his birth as about 1612. [5]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1614 - New Buckenham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 18 May 1642 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - 1644 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 1646 - Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - by 1647 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLegal - 1649 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 3 Sep 1652 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMiscellaneous - 1653 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLegal - 1661 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1677 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand/House - 18 Feb 1678 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMiscellaneous - 2 Dec 1679 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Mar 1680 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 15 Jul 1680 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jul 1680 - Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Est 17 Jul 1680 - Highland Cemetery, Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1718] anonymous. "Materials for the History of Ipswich", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume VII, 1853), Secondary Source.

    2. [S653] Davis, Walter Goodwin. Massachusetts and Maine Families in the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis volume III, (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1996), Secondary Source.

    3. [S642] Dow, Joseph. History of the Town of Hampton, New Hampshire from its Settlement in 1638, to the Autumn of 1892 , (Salem, Massachusetts: Salem Press and Publishing Company, 1894), Secondary Source.

    4. [S1721] Essex Institute. Vital Records of Ipswich, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849 Volume II Marriages and Deaths, (Salem, Massachusetts: The Essex Institute, 1910), Secondary Source.

    5. [S1571] Farmer, John. Genealogical Register of First Settlers of New England, (Lancaster, Massachusetts: Carter, Andrews, & Company, 1829), Secondary Source.

    6. [S14] Find-a-Grave website, (http://www.findagrave.com), Secondary Source.
      Memorial ID 113987386 Walter Roper

    7. [S914] Massachusetts, Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015), Primary Source.
      Probate Record of Walter Roper

    8. [S72] Pope, Charles Henry. The Pioneers of Massachusetts , (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1900), Secondary Source.

    9. [S1719] Roper, Ella E. Ropers of Sterling and Rutland, (East Orange, New Jersey: Fred H. Covin, 1904), Secondary Source.

    10. [S479] Roper, Kenneth L. The Ropers A Biographical Record from Circa 1300 to 1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982), Secondary Source.

    11. [S808] Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692 on the Basis of Farmer's Register, volume III, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1861), Tertiary Source.

    12. [S1674] Tibbetts, Charles W. "Hampton Town Records", (Dover, New Hampshire: The New Hampshire Genealogical Record, Volume II, July 1904 - April 1905), Secondary Source.

    13. [S1720] Waters, Thomas Franklin. Ipswich in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Ipswich, Massachusetts: The Ipswich Historical Society, 1905), Secondary Source.



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