The Winthrop Fleet

Between 1629 and 1630 the Massachusetts BayCompany organized ships to sail to New England. The fleet, according to John Winthrop consisted of about 700 people, 240 cows, 60 horses. The first four ships, containing most of the passengers, sailed at the end of March 1630. The others followed. The following ships can be said to be part of the Winthrop Fleet


Arabella 12 June
Ambrose 13 June
Jewel 19 June
Talbot 2 July

Mayflower 1 July
Whale 1 July
Hopewell 3 July
William & Francis 3 July
Trial 5 July
Charles 5 July
Success 6 July