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Ralph Josselyn (bef. 1590 - bef. 1657)

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Ralph Josselyn aka Josselin
Born before in Roxwell, Essex, Englandmap
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Husband of — married 29 Nov 1626 in Bobbingworth, Essex, Englandmap
Died before in Cranham, Essex, Englandmap
Profile last modified 10 Sep 2019 | Created 20 Oct 2010 | Last significant change: 10 Sep 2019
12:23: Rick Pierpont added Grace (Josselyn) Johnson (abt.1637-) as child for Ralph Josselyn (bef.1590-bef.1657). [Thank Rick for this]
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  • Christening: 8 Jul 1590, Roxwell, Essex, England.
  • Married 29 Nov 1626, Grace Leggate.
  • Six children, first two baptized at Mouton.
  • Yeoman, of Cranham Hall, Essex.
  • Will: Dated 1656-11-26, Proved: 1657. Ralph Josselin of Cranham Hall, Essex. Mr. Forn, minister of Great Warley. my daughter Dorothy. my daughter Grace. my nephew Ralph Josselin minister of Earls Colne. my daughter Elizabeth. Codicil: 1656/7-03-21: Grace Johnson now the wife of Robert Johnson. Captain Stracy.[1]
  • NOTE: Uncle of Ralph Josselin, Diarist and Vicar of Earls Colne, Essex.


  1. "The Family Life of Ralph Josselin". Alan Macfarlane. Pg. 215.

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On 29 Nov 2018 at 03:02 GMT JJ Stratton wrote:

Josselyn-26 and Joslyn-52 appear to represent the same person because: This is the same person. Josselyn seems to be the spelling used by most family members.

Ralph is 18 degrees from Tanya Lowry, 12 degrees from Charles Tiffany and 12 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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