When Roger Worcester was born about 1393, in London, England, his father, William De Wyrecestre or Worcestre, was 45 and his mother, Margaret Brytnell, was 40. He married Abigail in 1425, in City of London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died after 1439.
English: habitational name from the city of Worcester. The placename means ‘the Roman town of the Weogoran’, from an Old English tribal name Weogoran (genitive plural Weogorena) + Old English ceaster ‘city, Roman town’.
History: Rev. William Worcester emigrated from England and settled in Salisbury, MA, before 1638. He had many prominent descendants, including Noah Worcester (born 1758) and Samuel Worcester (born 1770), both NH Congregational clergymen, and Joseph Emerson Worcester (1784–1865), a noted lexicographer, geographer, and historian.