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George Soule
What DatePlace
Born 1590Poss. Eckington, Worcester, England
Immigrated1620Plymouth, MA
Marriedbef. 1627Plymouth, MA
Moved?Duxbury, MA
Deathbefore 22 Jan 1678/79Duxbury, MA
Wife: Mary Becket Children: Zachariah, John, Nathaniel, George, Susanna, Mary, Elizabeth, Patience, Benjamin

George's GGG Grandaughter, Sarah, married John Jones Sikes.

From Ruth E. Hall's genealogy pages at RootsWeb:

George Soule came to the United States on the Mayflower. He was a signer of the Mayflower Compact. His wife Mary Becket came over on the Anne. George was orphaned when fire destroyed his home . He was brought up by his brother, Robert Soule of Selter Co. He came as a teacher to Edward Winsow's [sic] children. George and Mary were married in Plymounth.
George Soule, Miles Standish and John Alden laid out the first town, Duxbury, and are buried there.

George was present at the first Thanksgiving

First home of George Soule and his wife Mary Becket about 1627? as reconstructed at the Plymouth Plantation.
Source: Ruth Hall

George Soule (Mayflower passenger) - Wikipedia

There are 35 Million Mayflower descendants in the world.


1  George Soule  b.1593/1600, Eckington, Worcester, Eng; d. 1680, Duxbury, Plymouth, Ma
       George was a passenger on The Mayflower
.  +Mary Becket (b: 17 JAN 1589/90 in Eckington, Worcester, England)
.  2 Nathaniel Soule b. 1637, Plymouth, MA; d.1699 Kingston, Washington, RI
...  + Rose Thorn
...  3  Sylvanus Soule b. 1684, Dartmouth, Plymouth, MA; d. 1749, Tiverton, Newport, RI
.....  +Sarah Slade
.....  4 William Soule b. 1708, Tiverton, Newport, RI; d. 1822 Tiverton, Newport, RI
.......  +Jemima Baker b. 1715 Bristol, MA
.......  5 Edward Soule b. 1734, Swansea, MA or Tiverton, RI; d. aft. 1789, Wilbraham, MA
.........  +Joanna prob. Baker b. 1734, Newport, RI
.........  6 Sarah Soule/Sowl b. Abt. 1771 in MA; d. 1858 Scioto Co., OH
...........  +John Jones Sikes
...........  7  John Sikes (b. May 1, 1791, in Westfield MA   d. August 20, 1861 in Novelty, OH [329, p.141]
.............   +Mary Rockwell b. 04 Jun 1795 Chemung Co., NY
.............  8  Jonathan Sikes b. 1830 in Lawrence Co, OH; d. 1913 in Davis, CA [676]
...............   +Caroline (Carrie) Woodley Palmer b. 1849- PA; d. 1915- Davis, Solano Co, CA

See George Soule Pages at:
Soule Newsletter
A Genealogical Profile of George Soule
RootsWeb (Ruth E. Hall)
RootsWeb (Kelly Remy)
Last Will & Testament
Home - The Mayflower Society
Some Of George Soule’s Indian Friends | Westernlady's Weblog
Detail 1621, Pilgrims Hold First Thanksgiving with Wampanoag Tribe - Pre-Revolution Timeline 1600s, America's Best History
Google Search for George Soule

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last updated 16 Jan 2002