Helena Brockman

5 March 1602–11 October 1628 (Age 26)
Newington Hythe, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Helena

When Helena Brockman was born on 5 March 1602, her father, Henrie Brockman, was 28 and her mother, Ellen ( Helen) Sawkins, was 31. She married John Strowte on 8 July 1623, in Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 11 October 1628, in Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 26, and was buried in Newington Hythe, Kent, England.

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Family Time Line

John Strowte
1597–1644
Helena Brockman
1602–1628
Marriage: 8 July 1623
John Strouts
1623–1666
Henrie Strout
1624–1628
William Strouts
1627–1699
Thomas Strouts
1627–1650
Ellen Strouts
1628–1628

Spouse and Children

    John Strowte

    Male1597–1644Male

    Female1602–1628Female

MARRIAGE
8 July 1623
Kent, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    John Strouts

    Male1623–1666Male

    Henrie Strout

    Male1624–1628Male

    Male1627–1699Male

    Thomas Strouts

    Male1627–1650Male

    Ellen Strouts

    Female1628–1628Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Sir William Brockman

    Male1595–1654Male

    Female1602–1628Female

    Elizabeth Brockman

    Female1608–Female

    Henrie Brockman

    Male1610–1610Male

    Female1612–1612Female

+2 More Children

World Events (1)

1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 18

"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a brook or stream, an elaborated form of Brock 1.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.3 Respelling of German Brockmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Helen in entry for Thomas Stote, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-2001"
  • Unknown, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Helen Brockman Strout, "Find A Grave Index"

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