||Robert Crossman migrated to New England during the Puritan Great Migration (1620-1640).|
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He was born or christened 1 NOV 1632 in Saint Andrews, Devonshire, England.
He married 25 May 1652 in Dedham, Massachusetts Sarah Kingsbury.
He was known as "the Drum Maker of New England" of Dedham, removed to Taunton 1654, where he was largely employed in making and repairing of arms. Assisted in building the ancient iron works of Taunton. He fitted out with guns and drum, the soldiers in Capt. Samuel Gallop's Co. for the Canada expedition under Sir William Phipps in 1690.
He died 27 OCT 1692 in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, age 59 or 70.
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On 15 Jun 2018 at 02:50 GMT Anne B wrote:
Problem: He was son of Thomas Crosman "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J79X-VMC : 11 February 2018, Robert Crosman, 01 Nov 1632); citing SAINT ANDREW, PLYMOUTH, DEVON, ENGLAND, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 0896648 IT 2.
Perhaps both dates are incorrect. Just to add interest Find a grave has 1 Nov 1622
The info was edited a long time ago, probably with one of the merges.
On 13 Jun 2018 at 02:07 GMT Jillaine Smith wrote:
On 12 Jun 2018 at 23:37 GMT Lloyd Crossman wrote: