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  • Elihu Root, U.S. Secretary of War and State (1845 - 1937)
    One of the most brilliant administrators in American history, Elihu Root was the prototype of the 20th century "wise man", who shuttled between high-level government positions in Washington, D.C. and p...
  • Experience Parker (1706 - 1735)
  • Hannah Root (1637 - 1691)
    Documentation for her marriage to Joseph Root on 30 Dec 1660 is found in " Root Genealogical Records 1600-1870," p 103 . 1 Hannah HAYNES Birth: 1637/40 Springfield, Hampshire, Mass. Death: 28...
  • Hezekiah Root (1650 - 1696)
    Hezekiah ROOT Sex: M Birth: 1660 in Hartford,Hartford,CT Event: Relationship 8th Great-Grandfather Death: 29 Sep 1690 in Northampton,Hampshire,MA Father: Thomas ROOTE b: 26 Feb 1608 in Badb...
  • John Root (Roote), Sr. (1608 - 1684)
    John was born on February 26th, 1608 in Badby, Northants, England, Eng. and his baptism took place on September 24th, 1608 in Farmington Congr, Congregationalch, Hartford, Ct. John's father was John RO...

About the Root surname

My Great Grandmother was born in 1867, I'm not certain where, some say she always said Montreal, and her name was Jane Anne Root, she also went by Jenny. I know next to nothing about the Root family and would like to know more. I know far more about her second husbands side of the family. Can anyone help?