John Dame, the immigrant left London[?], England about 13 Aug.1633 on the "James", arrived Salem, Mass. 10 Oct.1633, settled Dover[Point], N.H. 1633. no,John did not come over on the Mayflower.
Johnwas a "joiner...one who did the finer part of woodwork".
John built the Dame Garrison in1675 for his younger son, William Dame, as protection against the Indians.
The Dame Garrison is protected under a canopy at the Woodman Institute in Dover, N.H.
I am a "dabbler" in history and some geneoloy. I have several books inc. Scales "History of Dover,N.H." and Belknap's "History of N.H.". I also have a Dame geneology on index cards that goes back to John