Joan (Unknown) Duxford
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Joan (Unknown) Duxford (abt. 1543 - 1616)

Joan Duxford formerly [surname unknown]
Born about in Westmill, Hertfordshire, Englandmap [uncertain]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married about 1560 in Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 73 in Westmill, Hertfordshire, Englandmap
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Name: Joan Unknown.[1] Her name is known only from her burial record.


Born: About 1540.
The date is based on her having a daughter old enough to marry in 1583. She could have been born earlier or even slightly later than this date.

Marriage and Children

Married:Richard Duxford about 1560.
Date is a very rough estimate based on their daughter being married in 1583.
Children of Richard Duxford and Joan Unknown:[1]
  1. Joan Duxford, born say 1562 (1560-1565) based on her marriage to John Darde on 20 October 1583 in Westmill.
  2. Katherine Duxford, born say 1569 (1565-1570) based on her marriage to Thomas Richardson on 25 August 1590.
  3. William Duxford, born say 1570 (1565-1574) based on his marriage to Alice Heminge on 9 June 1595 in Westmill.


Buried: 24 September 1616 in Westmill.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Threlfall, John Brooks. Fifty Great Migration Colonists to New England and their Origins. (1990): 535-538.
Source list:
  • New England Historical and Genealogical Register, vol. 139 no.2 (April 1985): 147-148. "The Duxford Ancestry of The Richardsons and Wymans", by John B. Threlfall. Link
  • Threlfall, John Brooks. Fifty Great Migration Colonists to New England and their Origins. (1990): 535-538.


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Unknown-513646 and Unknown-260 appear to represent the same person because: Same husband. Similar death details and the date of birth on Unknown-513646 is estimated and unsourced. First name on Unknown-513646 seems to confuse the name of the daughter with the name of the wife. Thanks.
posted by Gillian Thomas
UNKNOWN-258903 and Unknown-260 appear to represent the same person because: Clearly a duplicate.
posted by Ellen Smith

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