Our lineage to this family can be traced to ROBERT MARTYN, who was born around 1550 in Sherford, Devon, England. Robert married a woman named JOANE. She was born about 1538 in Sherford.
Athelhampton House, Dorset, England
Acquired through marriage by Robert Martyn in 1350, the home was probably in the Martin family until the mid 1600's.
Their daughter, JOANE MARTYN was born in 1570, in Sherford, Devonshire, England. She married RICHARD MARCHE (b: 1566) in Sherford. Joane died on the 21st of May, 1616, in Sherford, Devonshire, England, and was buried on the tenth of June.
ALICE MARCHE b: ABT. 1594 in Sherford, Devonshire, England.
WILLIAM MARCHE b: 1595 in Sherford, Devonshire, England.
ELIZABETH MARCHE b: ABT. 1596 in Sherford Devonshire, England.
EULALIA MARCH b: 28 Dec 1609 in Sherford, Devonshire, England. She married HENRY BURT, JR. (b. 1595) of Harberton, Devonshire, England, on the 28th of December, 1619. She d. 18 Aug 1690 in Springfield Hampden Massachusetts.