Eyre Family History USA

Name History Pedigree

Robert Eyre went to the USA as a trade merchant and finally settled. His parents have not been identified, his descendants are numerous.


John Eyre (bap. 1582) his father Thomas Eyre and mother Elizabeth nee Rogers come from Wiltshire and their pedigree appears in the Wiltshire tree. John changed his surname to AYER when he immigrated to the USA, his descendants all bear that surname in their pedigree.


George Eyre b: 1700, of Warsop, Nottinghamshire, England, emigated to the US in 1732, settled in Burlington, NJ, and was the founder of the famous shipbuilding EYRE family of Kensington, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.