Rowe, James

Battle:Battle of Worcester in Worcester, Worcestershire, England
Ship/Arrival:John & Sara, May 1652
Prisoner and List:
Name Variations:Rowe, James
Other SPOW Associations:
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Published on: 14 Mar 2023
Updated: 14 Mar 2023
Editors: Toni Rome

“James Rowe, found on the John & Sara Passenger List: “James Rowe” New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Scotch Prisoners Sent to Massachusetts in 1652, by Order of the English Government,” The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 1, Oct. 1847, No. 4, 378-379; Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Call Number 31833017239275, digitized by Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center. Also at

First Generation in the New World

1. JAMES ROWE, was born in Scotland.

Biographical Notes:
James Rowe was a prisoner of war captured at the Battle of Worcester on 03 Sep 1651 and transported to Boston on 13 May 1652.