Parents - Unknown
Birth: 1488, believed to be in or around Yorkshire, most likely in the area of Coverdale (for obvious reasons)
Siblings - Unknown
Wife: Elizabeth Mucheson/Macheson - married in or around 1540 in Germany - she is reported to be a Scotswoman from a noble family. She had a sister, Agnes Mucheson/Macheson, who married John Macalpine, or McAlpine.
Grandchildren: One record seems to indicate that the son of Myles/Miles may be a Roger or Thomas
Potential Great-Grandchildren: Roger or Thomas Coverdale appears to be the father of William Coverdale, born 1635 in Yorkshire and died in Yorkshire on 5 Feb 1704. He married Mary Sawyer/Sayer and they had at least 1 child, a Thomas Coverdale, born 1655 in Yorkshire. Thomas married Jane Hawkins and they had at least 1 child, Richard Coverdale, in 1690. Richard married Elizabeth Truitt and they had at least one child, Jean Mary Coverdale, born 1720. Jean Mary married William Mullinix. They had at least one child together, a Richard Mullinix, born 1740.
Much of this is pieced together from multiple sources, and some is a bit of speculation. However, limited to no sources may be available to properly source this lineage.
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On 3 May 2016 at 04:19 GMT Samantha Rogers wrote:
That link should take you directly to it, but if you refer to the page with signature mark +iiii (same as page 4) at the bottom of the page after the dedication, you will see how Coverdale signs his name (in type): "Youre graces humble subiecte and daylye oratour, Myles Couerdale."