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Husband:  Edmund FAULKNER
Birth:  ca. 1620, of Kingsclere (Parish), Southampton (Borough), HAM
Death:  18 Jan 1686/7, Andover, Essex Co., MA
Brother:  Francis FAWCONER (II)
Marriage:  4 Feb 1647/8, Salem, Essex Co., MA
Wife:  Dorothy RAYMOND
Birth:  by 1624
Christening:  11 May 1624, Glaston, SOM
Death:  2 Dec 1668, Andover, Essex Co., MA
Other spouse:  m1. ca. 1640-45, Mr. ROBINSON
Other child:  Joseph ROBINSON, b. ca. 1647; m. 30 May 1671, Andover, Essex Co., MA, Phoebe DANE
Father:  George RAYMOND
Mother:  Mary __?__

Most secondary sources give Dorothy's surname as ROBINSON, but that was the surname of her first husband.

Children born in Essex Co., MA:
1.  Mary FAULKNER, b. 1649 
2.  Francis FAULKNER, b. May 1651 
3.  John FAULKNER, b. 16 May 1654 
4.  Hannah FAULKNER, b. May 1658 

One source adds these children:
5.  Daniel FAULKNER
6.  Edmund FAULKNER, Jr.

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Year Location Event
by 1624 England: Hampshire? birth of Edmund FAULKNER
by 1624 England: Somerset? birth of Dorothy RAYMOND
1647 MA: Essex Co.: Salem marriage of Edmund FAULKNER to Mrs. Dorothy (RAYMOND) ROBINSON
1649 MA birth of daughter, Mary
1651 MA birth of son, Francis
1654 MA birth of son, John
1658 MA birth of daughter, Hannah
1662   Edmund is made beneficiary in the will of his brother, Francis
1668 MA: Essex Co.: Andover death of Dorothy (RAYMOND) ROBINSON FAULKNER
1671 MA: Essex Co.: Andover marriage of daughter, Mary, to Joseph MARBLE
1671 MA: Essex Co.: Andover marriage of step-son, Joseph, to Phoebe DANE, d/o Francis DANE
1675 MA: Essex Co.: Andover marriage of son, Francis, to Abigail DANE, d/o Francis DANE
1676 MA: Essex Co.: Andover Indian attack on Andover; Edward's home burned
1682 MA marriage of son, John, to Sarah ABBOTT
1686/7 MA: Essex Co.: Andover death of Edmund FAULKNER
1689   marriage of daughter, Hannah, to Capt. Pascoe CHUBB


1.  Lucius Manlius Boltwood.  1849.  "Marriages in the Town of Andover, MS., from 1647 to 1700." New England Historical and Genealogical Register 3(Jan): 65-68.  On p. 65:
Edmund Fawkner & Dorathy Robinson were married at Salem by Mr John Winthropp 4 Feb. 1647.

2.  Lucius Manlius Boltwood.  1848.  "Deaths in the Town of Andover, MS, from 1650 to 1700."  New England Historical and Genealogical Record  2(Oct): 377-381.
p. 377 Dorothy Falkner wife of Edmund died Dec 2 1668
p. 378 Mr Edmund Falkner died Jan 18 1686-7

3.  Henry F. Waters.  1885.  "Genealogical Gleanings in England."  New England Historical and Genealogical Record 39(Jan): 61-73.  Will of Francis Fawconer of Kingsclear, Southampton, England, 1662

4.  William S. Appleton.  1891.  "Positive Pedigrees and Authorized Arms; or An attempt at a List of Settlers named in Savage's Genealogical Dictionary of New England, whose Ancestors are recorded in the Heraldic Visitations of England, and whose Descendants are probably living in the United States of America."  New England Historical and Genealogical Record 45(Jul): 187-190.  On p. 188:
FAWKENER, Edmond, of Andover, Mass.
From King's Cleere, Hampshire; in Visitation of Hampshire.
Arms Sable, three falcons Argent, beaked, legged and belled Or.
Evidence:  Will of Francis Fawkener of King's Cleere, 1662, "my brother Edmond Fawconer that is living in New England."  The Fawkener pedigree needs study...

5.  G. Andrews Moriarty, Jr.  1928.  "A Roll of Arms Registered by the Committee on Heraldry of the New England Historic Genealogical Society."  New England Historical and Genealogical Record 82(Apr): 146-168.  On p. 153 (illustration on p. 161):
FAWKNOR, Edmond.  Andover, Massachusetts.
Arms:  Sable three falcons silver beaked legged and belled gold.
Crest:  A wheat-sheaf gold banded silver.

6.  John Matthews.  1991.  Complete American Armoury and Blue Book, combining 1903, 1907 and 1911-13 Editions.  Clearfield/Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD (Broderbund CD-368).  In Armorial Addenda, Part II, p. 32, including illustration
EDWARD FAWCONER, of Andover, Mass., 1648, from Kingsclere, Hampshire.
Arms Sable, three falcons argent, belled or.
Crest A garb of wheat or, banded argent.
"Edward" is an easy misreading of "Edmond" (and vice versa).

7.  William Armstrong Crozier.  1904.  Crozier's General Armory: a Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor.  Fox, Duffield, & Co., New York (1957, Southern Book Co., Baltimore, MD; Broderbund CD-368).  On p. 56:
FAWKENER. Massachusetts.
Edmond Fawkener, Andover.
(King's Cleere, Hampshire.)
Sable, three falcons argent, beaked, legged and belled or.

8.  John B. Threlfall.  1970.  "Joseph Robinson of Andover, Mass."  New England Historical and Genealogical Record 124(Oct): 310.  Evidence for Joseph ROBINSON as the son of Mrs. Dorothy ROBINSON, who must have been a widow when she married Edmund FAULKNER.  See Essex County Probate Records, where Edmund names his children in his will.
Edmund Faulkner, one of the purchasers of the tract (which became Andover) from the Indians, was one of the early settlers; he was a prominent man in the affairs of the town during its early years.  He made his will 9 Sept. 1684 and died 18 Jan. 1686/7.

9.  Descendants of Richard Faulkner [link died] by Patricia Hanning.  Well documented.
One April 19, 1676, Indians attacked the town, killing some, capturing some, and burning Edmond's house.  There were many other attacks. On March 5, 1698, Hanna, Edmond's daughter, and her husband, Capt. Pascoe Chubb, were both killed along with many others.  This was the last assault on Andover. 

10.  Charles Henry Pope.  1900.  The Pioneers of Massachusetts.  C.H. Pope, Boston (republished 1965 by Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD; facsimile reprint in 1991 by Heritage Books, Bowie, MD).

11.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service: IGI - International Genealogical Index and AF - Ancestral File (online at FamilySearch.org).

12.  Index of 8,000 Individuals from Marble's 200 Plus Ancestors by DeCody B. Marble.

13.  Messages in the Faulkner Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).

14.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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