Rev. Robert Porter

Male, #5599, (say 1547 - )
     Rev. Robert Porter was born say 1547 in England.1,2 He graduated in 1566/67 from in Cambridge University, Cambridge, England, receiving a BA. He later received in MA in 1570 and his BD in 1577 from Trinity College.1,2 He was ordained a deacon on 21 September 1567 in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England.1,2 He was ordained a priest on 8 May 1569 in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 He served between 1571 and 1572 in Langham, Essex, England, as the Rector.1,2 He served between 1572 and 1575 in Standon, Hertfordshire, England, as the Vicar.1,2 About 1575 Robert, married Margaret Plomer, daughter of father Plomer, in England.1,2 Rev. Robert Porter served between 1575 and 1624 in Watton-at-Stone, Hertfordshire, England, as the Rector.1,2 He was buried on 21 February 1623/24 in Watton-at-Stone, Hertfordshire, England.1,2 Robert's will was proved on 17 March 1623/24 in Watton-at-Stone, Hertfordshire, England.1,2

Children of Rev. Robert Porter and Margaret Plomer


  1. Lawson, Stephen M.. "Porter-Allott" Ancestory of Stephen Lawson. Online Printout dated 22 March 1998.
  2. Richardson, Douglas. "The English Ancestoryof Edward Porter of Roxbury, His Sister, Elizabeth (Porter) Johnson, and Their Cousin, Elizabeth (Dowell) Payson", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register volume CXLVIII (1994).
  3. Johnson, Gerald Garth. The Biography and Genealogy of Captain John Johnson from Roxbury, Massachusetts, An Uncommon Man in the Commonwealth of The Massachusetts Bay Colony 1630-1659. Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2000.