Male 1669 - Aft 1711  (> 42 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Ralph JONES was born 01 Oct 1669, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA (son of ? JONES and Mary FULLER); died Aft 15 May 1711.

    Ralph — Deborah COOMBS. Deborah (daughter of Francis COOMBS and Deborah MORTON) was born May 1673; died Aft 15 May 1711. [Group Sheet]

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  ? JONES

    ? — Mary FULLER. Mary (daughter of Matthew FULLER and Francis ?) was born Aft 1630, England. [Group Sheet]

  2. 3.  Mary FULLER was born Aft 1630, England (daughter of Matthew FULLER and Francis ?).
    1. 1. Ralph JONES was born 01 Oct 1669, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA; died Aft 15 May 1711.

Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Matthew FULLER was born , England (son of Edward FULLER and unknown ?); died Between 25 Jul and 22 Aug 1678.


    Matthew Fuller arrived in Plymouth before 26 October 1640 when he sold land lately purchased of John Gregory. He probably brought his wife Frances and children, born in England, with him. In 1642 he was propounded a Freeman, served as juryman, and was assigned ten acres of land near Thurston Clark. In 1643 he was chosen sergeant in the newly established "military discipline." he was called "of Plymouth" in a deed of gift of two acres on 16 march 1648/9 from Samuel Fuller.

    Exactly when he moved to Barnstable is unknown, but on 5 October 1652 the Curt approved his election as lieutenant of the Barnstable militia. He was admitted a freeman on 7 June 1653, and in that year served as deputy from Barnstable to Plymouth Court. On 20 Jne 1654 he was appointed lieutenant, under Capt. Myles Standish, of a 50-man quota to fight against the Dutch at Monhattoes (New York), but receipt of news of peace between England and Holland on 23 June 1654 made the expedition unnecessary. On 2 october 1658 he was elected a member of the Council of War, and in 1671 became its chairman. On 17 December 1673 he was appointed Surgeon General of the colony troops; he also served as captain of the Plymouth Colony forces during King Philip's War.

    He was one of the first physicians to settle at Barnstable. He took a public stand on the side of the unpopular Quakers and received a fine for it. He lived in the northwest corner of Barnstable at Scroton Neck, but also owned land in Falmouth and Middleboro which had been granted to him by the colony for distinguished service. he died a wealthy man for the times.

    Matthew Fuller Barnstable in a will dated 25 July 1678, sworn 30 October 1678, names Shubeall Jones my Grand Child the Reputed son of Ralph Jones; wife Francis (sic); son John Fuller; natural sons of my son Samuel Fuller deceased; Thomas, Jabez, Timothy, Matthias and Samuel Fuller; Samuel, son of Samuel Fuller my eldest son deceased; Bethyah the wife of son John fuller; daughters Mary Jones wife of Ralph Jones, Anne Fuller now wife of Samuel Fuller, and Elizabeth Rowley wife of Moses Rowley; Sarah Rowley the daughter of Moses Rowley; Jedediah Jones son of Ralph Jones; my male grandchildren and female grandchildren; sons-in-law Ralfe Jones, Samuel Fuller r., and Moses Rowley Sr.; only (surviving) son John Fuller and his wife Bethya; Mary Fuller late wife of my son Samuel deceased; the Scotsman, Robert Marshall; Jaser Tayler; wife Frances, executrix.

    No probate records for Frances Fuller in Barnstable Co.

    Matthew — Francis ?. Francis was born , England. [Group Sheet]

  2. 7.  Francis ? was born , England.
    1. Samuel FULLER was born Abt 1630, England; died 25 Mar 1676.
    2. 3. Mary FULLER was born Aft 1630, England.
    3. Elizabeth FULLER was born Aft 1630, England; died Aft 1714.
    4. Anne FULLER was born abt. 1640, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts; died Bef 30 Dec 1691, Barnstable, Massachusetts.
    5. John FULLER was born Aft 1640, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts; died Bef 16 Jul 1691.

Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Edward FULLER was born 04 Sep 1575, Redenhall, Norfolk, England; was christened 04 Sep 1575, Redenhall, Haleston, Norfolk, England (son of Robert FULLER and Sarah DUNKHORNE); died 10 Apr 1620, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Baptism: 04 Sep 1575, Parish of Redenhall, Norfolk Co., England

    Edward — unknown ?. [Group Sheet]

  2. 13.  unknown ?
    1. Samuel FULLER was born 08 Apr 1612, Redenhall, Norfolk, England; died 31 Oct 1683, Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts.
    2. 6. Matthew FULLER was born , England; died Between 25 Jul and 22 Aug 1678.