Pardon Tillinghast was born in the 1620’s in Streat, Sussex, England. Most historians believe he was born in 1622 but a baptismal record indicates he was baptized on January 2, 1625. He was the son of Pardon and Sarah (Browne) Tillinghast and his paternal grandparents were John and Alice (Pardon) Tillinghast.
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