That the Myricks of America are descended from the purist Celtic stock is established from the best of authorities, to wit Burke's Peerage and noblest Cambrian blood and have possessed the same ancestral estate at Bodorgan, Anglesey, Wales without interruption for about 1,000 years.
Reverend John Meyrick was born in 1579 in Pembrokeshire, St. David's parish in Wales. He was Rector of Llandachya. He was married in 1602 to his wife Dorothy Bishop was born in 1570 in Pembrokeshire, St. David's parish in Wales. Dorothy was the daughter of Matthew Bishop and Elizabeth Young. They had 14 children , the last William. The family emigrated in 1636 to U.S.A . He died on June 26, 1650 in Roxbury.
|Offspring of William Meyrick and Janet Verch Ienen (1550-1589)|
|Richard Meyrick (1563-)|| |
|John Meyrick (1579-1650)||1 January 1579 St. David, Pembrokeshire, Wales||26 June 1650 Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts|| Dorothy Bishop (1570-1650)|
|Offspring of William Meyrick and Maud Powell (c1555-)|
|Owen Meyrick (1591-)|| |
|Robert Meyrick (1593-)|| |
|Janet Meyrick (1595-)|
- Genealogical and Family History of the State of New Hampshire - Vol 2 - by Stearns, Whitcher and Parker. pg 889-892
- John Meyrick (1579-1650)/List of Famous Descendants
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This person is a member of the Meyrick Family of Bodorgan Manor which has been prominent family of Royal Welsh blood since the 6th Century. The family resided at Bodorgan Manor in Bodorgan, Isle of Anglesey, Wales and a lineal descendants of both the soverign Prince of Wales of the Welsh Royal family and from King Edward I, eldest son, the first Prince of Wales of the English Royal family.
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