Richard Gere

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Richard Gere

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    Mary Fiske

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    • 14th Generation — 11th Great-grandmother of Richard Gere
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    • 12477 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1561 
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    • AFT 19 Apr 1640 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 16 Oct 1586 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Fressingfield, Suffolk, England 
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    • Some older sources give Mary Fiske's parents as William and Anne Fiske of St. James, South Elmsham, Suffolk, England. More recent sources refute this.

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  • Sources for Mary Fiske

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1997, Vol. 151, pp. 178, 298.
    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1934, Vol. 88, p. 144.
    • 3 Fenno-Gendrot, Almira Torrey Blake, The Ancestry and Allied Families of Nathan Blake 3rd and Susan (Torrey) Blake, Early Residents of East Corinth, Vermont, Boston, Massachusetts: Published by the Author, at the Stanhope Press (1916), 18, gives incorrect parents of William and Anne Fiske, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 Fisher, Philip A., The Fisher Genealogy: Record of the Descendants of Joshua, Anthony and Cornelius Fisher . . ., Everett, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Publishing Company (1898), 1-4, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Hills, Thomas and William Sanford Hills, The Hills Family in America: The Ancestry and Descendants of William Hills, the English Emigrant to New England . . ., New York: The Grafton Press Genealogical Publishers (1906), 288, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 7 Roberts, Gary Boyd, Notable Kin, Volume 1, Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1998), 203, 214.
    • 8 Smith, Dean Crawford, The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton, 1878-1908: Part 4, The Ancestry of Linda Anna Powers 1839-1879, Boston: New England Historica Genealogical Society (2000), 229-230, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 9 Smith, Lois Remington, Moses Stanford, Minuteman: A Stanford Family History with Connections to other Colonial Massachusetts Families, San Jose, California: unknown (1978), 270, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).

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