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Connecting Drake Families in the United States.
Latest Activity: Sep 14
Started by David Drake. Last reply by David Drake Sep 14.
Started by Steve Drake. Last reply by Steve Drake May 30.
Started by Pamela Ann Drake. Last reply by Pamela Ann Drake Aug 7, 2012.
Sorry to tell you this but Sir Francis Drake,the Admiral had no children but 2 wives. He had some brothers you might be related to though. You might want to join the Drake Mail List on Rootsweb. It's free as well. Write Drake@Rootsweb.com & put Subscribe in the Subject line. There are a lot of Drake researchers on the Mail List.
Pam Drake in IN.
Captain Francis Drake was in NH. & NJ. in the 1600's as well. Who were your Drakes in NH.? Thanks!
Hi again, I have researched a bit further about Drake and Vacher who lived in Milton Abbas, Dorset, England for near 200 years. Between late 1600s and late 1800s. I am still deliberating to find the connection between my great grandmother Drake and Sir Francis Drake. I only could go back to 1691. The last person is James Drake. He was married to Ursula Vacher (1703-1766). There is over 150 years gap between Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596) and James Drake (1691-1766).
Are you connected to Captain Francis Drake of Piscataway,Middlesex Co.,NJ. as well? I am according to DNA test results. He was in NH. before going to NJ.
Where are your Drakes from? Mine come from NJ.,PA.MD.OH.,WV. Thanks!
I'm a decendant of the Drakes. My grandmother was a Drake. I have history on the family going back to the 1300's.
Sorry, Stacy, I don't have any information going back that far.
Luck to ya.
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