Peter was born in Staindrop, County Durham, England. Peter married Hester Willett, daughter of Thomas Willett I and Alice (?), on 4 November 1623 in Leyden, South Holland, Netherlands.1 He was a say weaver.2
|Hester Willett b. c 1598|
- [S1307] Henry Morton Dexter, The England & Holland of the Pilgrims, page 640 - Peter Wood from Staindrop, Dur., say-weaver. betrothed to Hester Willet October 19, 1623, with witnesses her brother-in-law & sister, Daniel & Rebecca Fairfield. Married November 4, 1623. Do. son, Peter, July 8, 1643. Then lived in Vroowencamp.
- [S506] Note: say weaver: one who makes cloth for table clothes & bedding.