1. John Wakeman was born about 1540. He married Jane (---). They were the parents of:
2. Francis Wakeman was born about 1565 and died 2 September 1626 at Bewdley, Worcestershire, England. He married at Eastham, Worcestershire, England on 6 October 1589, Anne Goode, born say 1565 and died 29 January 1621 at Bewdley. Francis and Anne had ten children: Mary, Sarah, Martha, John, Samuel, Isaac, Joseph, Priscilla, Anne and Hester. Several of these children immigrated to New England.
3. Samuel Wakeman was baptized 25 September 1603 at Bewdley, Worcestershire, England and died about August 1641 at Providence Island in the Bahamas. He married before 1630, Elizabeth (----) who was born about 1610 and died 1646. She married secondly on 4 December 1645 at Roxbury, Massachusetts, Nathaniel Willett. Samuel and Elizabeth had five children: Elizabeth, Bethiah, Ezbon, Hannah, and Elizabeth.
4. Elizabeth Wakeman was born about 1640 at Hartford, Connecticut and died at Haddam, Connecticut before 1698. She married about January 1660 at Hartford, Joseph Arnold, born about 1634 at Cambridge, Massachusetts and died 22 October 1691 at East Haddam, Connecticut, son of John and Susannah (---) Arnold. Elizabeth married secondly on 30 March 1693 at Hartford, Daniel Brainerd. who died on 1 April 1715 at East Haddam. Joseph and Elizabeth had seven children: John, Joseph, Samuel, Josiah, Susannah, Jonathan, and Elizabeth.
Ancestry of Thomas Chalmers Brainerd by Thomas C. Brainerd, ed. by Donald Lines Jacobus (Montreal, 1948).
Robert Charles Anderson The Great Migration Begins; Immigrants to New England 1620-1633 (NEHGS, Boston, 1995), III:1899-1901.
Families of Early Hartford, Conn. by L.B. Barbour (1977).
The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England 1634-1635 by Anderson, Sanborn, and Sanborn (NEHGS, Boston 1999), I:81-83.