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Elizabeth Washburne (Mitchell)

Birthdate: (57)
Birthplace: Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
Death: December 5, 1684 (57)
Bridgewater, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
Place of Burial: Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Experience Mitchell; Experience Mitchell; Jane Mitchell and Jane Mitchell
Wife of John Washburn
Mother of John Washburn, III; Thomas Washburn; Sgt. Samuel Washburn; Joseph Washburn; Benjamin Washburne and 7 others
Sister of Thomas Mitchell and Mary Jenney
Half sister of Sarah Hayward; Jacob Mitchell; Edward Mitchell; John Mitchell and Hannah (Mitchell) Hayward

Occupation: Wife/Mother, Keeping House
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About Elizabeth Washburne

Mitchell is an English/Scottish name, meaning "descendant of Michael, as in the archangel, one who is God-like, a large man"

Elizabeth Mitchell was born in Plymouth Colony in about 1629, the daughter of Experience Mitchell and Jane Cooke, and granddaughter of Francis Cooke, of the "Mayflower". See Volume 12 of the "Mayflower Families Through Five Generations" for full detail on Francis Cooke and his descendants, including James Washburn and his son Moses Washburn Update7/9/2015: Here are some internet resources to conduct research.CLM http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42076043

Elizabeth Mitchell, the first child of Experience Mitchell and Jane Cooke Mitchell was born in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony about 1628. Some sources give a date of August 27, 1628. No contemporary record is available to confirm the exact date. Elizabeth was the granddaughter of Mayflower Pilgrim Francis Cooke.

Elizabeth marries John Washburn on 6 Dec 1645. They had 11 children.

  1. John Washburn Jr @1646
  2. Thomas Washburn @1648
  3. Samuel Washburn @1651
  4. Joseph Washburn 7 July 1653
  5. Johnathan Washburn @1655
  6. Benjamin Washburn @1658
  7. Mary Washburn @1661
  8. Elizabeth Washburn @1664
  9. Jane Washburn @1670
  10. James Washburn 15 May 1672
  11. Sarah Washburn @1675

Updated7/7/2015: I have found some internet resources for research.Find A Grave# 42076043. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42076043 http://plymouthcolony.net/families/washburn2.html http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~smoore/3744.htm http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~amorrow/fg08/fg08_053.html http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Mitchell-136 Elizabeth Washburne Elizabeth Washburn, Jr. https://books.google.com/books?id=90M7CQAAQBAJ&pg=PA18&lpg=PA18&dq=Elizabeth+Washburn+(Mitchell)&source=bl&ots=rQXdHvbXJv&sig=GdunwrFml8F6JzjRptLYW0mT-sQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=DC-cVfirBMa7ggSbjYHgCg&ved=0CEoQ6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=Elizabeth%20Washburn%20(Mitchell)&f=false http://www.angelfire.com/mi4/polcrt/Washburn.html

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Elizabeth Washburne's Timeline

August 27, 1627
Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
August 10, 1638
Age 10
Hingham, MA
August 10, 1638
Age 10
Hingham, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
Age 18
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Age 21
Duxbury, Plymouth Colony
Age 23
Duxbury, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Masssachsuetts)
July 7, 1653
Age 25
Duxbury, , Plymouth Colony
Age 30
Age 30
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts