was born 14 Nov 1619 in Chesham, England. He died about 1699 in New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Edward is sometimes alluded to as "mariner". He was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company in 1646. He inherited part of the English estate of his father, William Preston. His will was "exhibited in Court and approved", recorded in New Haven, 13 November 1699. He married Margaret Hurst about 1639 in New Haven, CT.
Margaret HURST * (147) was born about 1625, in Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, and died 28 Dec 1690 in New Haven, CT.
Children of Edward and Margaret Preston were:
i. Abigail PRESTON was born Jan 1644 in New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. Abigail married Joseph Thomas, 21 Mar 1687/8.
Hannah PRESTON was born on 14 Sep 1653 in New Haven, New Haven Co., CT. She died in May 1669 in New Haven, New Haven Co., CT.
Samuel PRESTON was born in Jun 1668 in New Haven, New Haven Co., CT.