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First Generation


1. John Corye1,2 was born about 1580 in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. He died about August 1621. He was buried on 1 September 1621 in St. James Parish Church, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, UK. There are various spellings for his name: Correy, Corye, Cory, Corre, and Corie . John was a sailor who lived and died in the Bristol, Gloucester, England area.

John Corye and Ann (Agnis, Annis) Wauker were married on 13 June 1606 in St James Parish Church, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. Ann (Agnis, Annis) Wauker1,2 was born before 26 April 1582. She was christened on 26 April 1582 in St. James Parish Church, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. She died after October 1669 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI. Her first name is spelled in a variety of ways: Ann, Agnis, Agnes, Annis.
In some sources her maiden name is spelled Waulker, in some it is Waker.

When she and her second husband, John Roome, migrated to Rhode Island , they arrived in Portsmouth with her son from her first marriage, John Correy, and grandson, William, with them.

John Corye and Ann (Agnis, Annis) Wauker had the following children:

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Bridget Correy was christened on 7 March 1607/8 in Bristol, England. She was born about 1607/8. She was buried on 10 May 1608. Bridget died in May 1608.

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Joan Correy was born about 1608. She was christened on 8 November 1608 in Bristol, England.

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John Cory.

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Thomas Correy was born on 19 September 1613 in St. James Parish Church, Bristol, England, UK. He died before 26 March 1623. He was buried on 26 March 1623 in St. James Parish Church, Bristol, England, UK.