Martha Fiske1

F, b. circa 1612
FatherJohn Fiske b. c 1580
MotherAnne Lawter b. c 1582, d. 1637
     Martha was born circa 1612 in the parish of St. James, South Elham, County Suffolk, England. Martha married Captain Edmund Thompson circa 1636 in England. Edmund & Martha had children: Martha, Edmund, Thomas [chr. 2/12/1643] & Hannah [chr. 7/04/1647]. After 1647, they returned to England, settling at Yarmouth, having more children: John, Ester & John - all dying in infancy.


  1. [S1155] G. Andrews Moriarty, The Fiske Family, page 273 - Marttha Fiske m. Captain Edmund Thompson, son of John Thompson of Holkham, County Norfolk; Edmund was a master marimer; they went to New England settling at Salem in 1637 where they had four children. After 4 July 1647, when their daughter Hannah was baptized, they returned to England and lived at Yarmouth, where they had three more children who died in infancy.