|Birthplace:||Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England|
|Death:||Died in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Plymouth Colony|
Son of John Washburn and Margaret Washburn
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John Washburn II was christened on November 28, 1621 in Bengeworth, Worchester, England. John came to Boston, Massachusetts with his mother, Margery (Moore) Washburn) and his brother in midsummer 1635 on the Elizabeth and Anne.
Per Wakefield John Washburn aged 14 came to NE in 1635 with his mother
Marjorie and brother Philip; he was constable of Duxburrow in 1659.
On 6th of the 9th (Nov) 1664 John Washburne Junr ack. sale of land given him by his father Experience Mitchell. (Mayflower Desc 34:84).
On 1 Nov 1681 John Washbourne senr of Bridgwater sold land at Saconit to
Will Wilbore senr of Portsmouth. Wife Eliz. ack. same date.
The will of John Washbourne senr of Bridgewater dated 30 Oct 1686
exhibited 8June 1687, names wife Eliz. Washbourne; brother Philip Washbourne; sons John, Thomas, Joseph, Samuel, Jonathan, Benjamin; younger son James; daughters Mary, Elizabeth, Jane, and Sarah. Refers to James and Sarah "my two younger (sic) children." Inventory dated 12 Nov 1686.
Pm 1- Se[t 1694 John Washburne, Thomas Washburne, Joseph Washburne,
Johathan Washburne, James Washburne, Edward Seely, Samuel Kingsley, William Orcutt, Sarah Washburne all of Bridgewater sold to Samuel Washburne of Bridgewater land left unwilled "by our Father & ffather in law John Washburne Deceased."
(5) John Washburn, son of John Washburn and Margery Moore, was born in Bengeworth parish Evesham, England, and baptized 28 November 1621. He accompanied his mother, Margery, in emigrating and in the settlement of the family in Duxbury. He was a tailor by trade. John was one of the six men who went first from Duxbury in an expedition to quell an uprising of the Narragansetts and their allies and was elected constable in 1659. He moved to Bridgewater somewhat later, where he was the second largest landholder in town, having "four proprietary shares" located in the east, south and west quarters of the town, and rights in the undivided lands equivalent, altogether, to about one twelfth of the original purchase from Massasoit. He sold the land his father gave him at Green’s Bay in Duxbury in 1670. He married in 1645 Elizabeth Mitchell, "a youth of the goodly company of Leyden," and a granddaughter of Francis Cooke of the Mayflower and his wife Hester le Mahieu.
John and Elizabeth had seven sons and three daughters. Of the sons, Benjamin went as a soldier in the expedition of Sir William Phipps against Port Royal in 1690 and never returned. John’s children’s names are gathered from his will; the number of his sons is made certain by a sentence in a letter from Thomas Mitchell of Amsterdam, Holland, to his cousin Elizabeth.
John made his will in 1686 and died November 12 of the same year.
Children of John Washburn and Elizabeth Mitchell:
1. John, mentioned below
A soldier in Narragansett and King Phillip's War
See Baptismal Entries, LDS microfilm #0383530 and Robert S. Wakefield, "Plymouth Colony Mar-riages to 1650," p. 48, taken from Plymouth Colony Records, Vol. 2, p.94 At age 14 years John came to New England in 1635 with his mother Marjorie and brother Phillip. John was able to Bear Arms in 1643 at Duxborrow; Freeman 6 June 1654; Constable of Duxburrow 1659, and one of the original proprietors in Bridgewater with his father. John and Elizabeth Wash-burn had eleven children.
The Publication in the Mayflower Quarterly Mar. 2000 page 30 "Another Look at the Children of Mos-es Washburn", by John Maltby provides additional proof and source material for the children of Moses Washburn.
Updated 7/7/2015:1st Washburn to come to America. Here are some internet resources to do research.Find A Grave# 32391477. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=32391477 John Washburn http://www.bernethy-eby-scribner.com/getperson.php?personID=I629203828&tree=Eby http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Washburn-79 http://www.patchworkpedigree.com/getperson.php?personID=I10446&tree=JeansTree http://www.onebigfamilytree.com/getperson.php?personID=I11128&tree=OBFT http://knorrgenealogy.blogspot.com/2013/02/john-washburn-1620-1686.html https://books.google.com/books?id=90M7CQAAQBAJ&pg=PA21&lpg=PA21&dq=John+Washburn(1620-1686)&source=bl&ots=rQXdHva-JA&sig=YoNzceAnPKisIqY1zt2i6SiboZ4&hl=en&sa=X&ei=uSycVfaIA9SjyATzx4LAAg&ved=0CEgQ6AEwCA#v=onepage&q=John%20Washburn(1620-1686)&f=false http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cdavis2/pedigrees/ped1171.html
John Washburn Jr. (1620 - 1686)
John (John VI) Washburn Jr. aka Washbourne, John Jr. Born November 26, 1620 in Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcestershire, Englandmap Son of John (Washburn) Washborn Sr. and Margery (Moore) Washburn Brother of Mary (Washburn) Washborn, Phillip (Washbourne) Washburn and Philip Washburn Husband of Elizabeth (Mitchell) Washburn — married December 6, 1645 in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony, New Englandmap Husband of Elizabeth (Unknown) Washburn — married 1685 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, MAmap Father of John Washburn, Thomas Washburn Sr., Samuel Washburn Sr., Joseph Washburn Sr., Benjamin Washburn, Jonathan Washburn, Elizabeth (Washburn) Seely, Mary (Washburn) Kinsley, Jane (Washburn) Orcutt, James Washburn Sr. and Sarah (Washburn) Ames Died November 12, 1686 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Dominion of New Englandmap Profile managers: Rev Daniel Washburn Jones private message [send private message], Becky Syphers private message [send private message], John Putnam private message [send private message], Cathy Gariety private message [send private message], and Beverly Knauer private message [send private message] Last modified 25 July 2016. 25 July 2016 04:36: Rev Daniel Washburn Jones edited the Biography for John VI Washburn Jr.. [Thank Rev Daniel Washburn for this]
Categories: Puritan Great Migration | Duxbury, Massachusetts | Bridgewater, Massachusetts | Elizabeth & Ann, sailed May 1635 | US President Direct Ancestor.
The Puritan Great Migration. This person migrated to New England during the Puritan Great Migration (1620-1640). If you are interested in this profile, please check out the Puritan Great Migration Project! JOHN VI (JOHN JR.) WASHBURN (2)(XIII) is the 6th John in a row from SIR JOHN "The Old Sheriff" de WASSHEBORNE of WICHENFORD. (2) (XIII) The numbers in parenthesis at the end of the Washburn name show both the American generations (standard numerals) (2) and the Roman numerals (XIII), showing the generations from Sir Roger d'Wasseburne, the 1st to use the surname.
John Washburn is an ancestor of President H.W. Bush and President George W. Bush
[hide] 1 yDNA 2 Biography 2.1 Event 2.2 Plymouth Colony 3 Sources 3.1 Acknowledgements 3.2 See also yDNA
yDNA Haplo Group I-M253 I-M253 13 23 15 10 13-14 11 14 11 13 11 31 These yDNA results (Haplo group and markers) are identical for John "the Immigrant" Washborn, Sr. b. 1597 of Bengeworth, Robert de Washeborne b, 1476, son of Sir John "The Old Sheriff" de Washeborne of Wichenford and Sir Roger "The 1st Washburn" d'Wasseburne of Wasseburne, b. abt 1219. This yDNA evidence once again* proving the line of the Knights Washbourne through Wasseburne, Wichenford and down through Bengeworth to Plymouth.
The tests do not, by themselves, prove that John of Bengeworth b. 1479, was born to John of Wichenford and Joan Mytton, as the nature of this testing only proves that all of these Washburns' are of the same line. It is "possible" for this 1st John of Bengeworth to have been from a generation or two back, but thanks to the yDNA evidence, we can say, without a doubt, that the John's of Bengeworth and thus, the John's of Plymouth Colony, were descended from the Norman Knights Washbourne in this male line.
Haplo Group I-M253 Washbourne yDNA Project Biography
John Washburn VI, eldest son of John Washburn V, both in the line of the Washbornes' of Bengeworth, was born in 1620 and sailed to New England on the "Elizabeth & Ann", with his mother and brother in 1635.
They settled first in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony. He married first, Elizabeth Mitchell, daughter of Experience and Jane (Cooke) Mitchell, of Duxbury, on 6 Dec. 1645 in Plymouth Colony. They had eleven children, including the first set of Seven Brothers in the American Washburn line.
John Washburn b. abt. 1646 Thomas Washburn b. abt. 1648 Samuel Washburn b. abt 1651 Joseph Washburn b. 7 July 1653 Jonathan Washburn b. abt. 1655 Benjamin Washburn Mary (Washburn) Kinsley b. abt 1661 Elizabeth (Washburn) Seely b. abt. 1664 Jane Washburn b. abt. 1670 James Washburn b.15 May 1672 Sarah (Washburn) Ames b. abt. 1675 He married second, Elizabeth Packard, the widow of Samuel Packard.
U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700: Name: John Washburn Spouse: Elizabeth Packard Birth: 1620 Death: 1686 Marriage: 7 Nov 1684 - United States
Christening: Date: 26* or 28 NOV 1621* Place: Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcester, England
Burial: Date: Nov 1686 Place: Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Immigration: 1635 on the Elizabeth and Ann with his mother Margery Moore Washburn.
Residences: Duxbury, later Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts
- Maltby shows he was Baptized 26 Nov 1620, citing St. Peter’s Parish Registers, as reference.
Event: Type: Arrival Date: 1635 Place: "Elizabeth & Ann", sailed from London, England in May, 1635 for New England. Elizabeth & Ann Plymouth Colony
He came to New England with his mother, Margery (Moore) Washburn and brother (Philip Washburn) in midsummer 1635 on the Elizabeth and Anne. (Wakefield)
His first wife was Elizabeth Mitchell, the grandaughter of Mayflower Passenger Francis Cooke. John and Elizabeth Mitchell were married December 6, 1645 at Duxbury, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts. They had eleven children. She died about 1685. He married second time, Elizabeth Packard, the widow of Samuel. Her maiden name is uncertain. Samuel made a will dated October 30, 1686*. It is believed that he died on November 12, 1686*. The marriage would have ocurred after that date.
If he died in 1686*, it would have been very difficult for him to have married Elizabeth Packard.
Not sure what sources were used for the above dates of the Will and Death of Samuel Packard ... (see below) The profile here for Samuel Packard shows the Will was dated 29 Oct 1684 and that he died on 7 Nov 1684 in Bridgewater, citing "Packard's Progress", Vol. 17 [Feb. 1991], pp. 9-12 by Karle S. Packard as the reference.
Second Marriage: Date: ABT 1685 Husband: John Washburn Wife: Elizabeth
Packard Date: ABT 1685 Place: Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony
John Washburn aged 14 came to NE in 1635 with his mother Marjorie and brother Philip; he was constable of Duxburrow in 1659. On 6th of the 9th (Nov) 1664 John Washburne Junr ack. sale of land given him by his father Experience Mitchell. (Mayflower Desc 34:84). On 1 Nov 1681 John Washbourne senr of Bridgwater sold land at Saconit to Will Wilbore senr of Portsmouth. Wife Eliz. ack. same date. The will of John Washbourne senr of Bridgewater dated 30 Oct 1686 exhibited 8 June 1687, names wife Eliz. Washbourne; brother Philip Washbourne; sons John, Thomas, Joseph, Samuel, Jonathan, Benjamin; younger son James; daughters Mary, Elizabeth, Jane, and Sarah. Refers to James and Sarah "my two younger (sic) children." Inventory dated 12 Nov 1686. Pm 1- Se[t 1694 John Washburne, Thomas Washburne, Joseph Washburne, Johathan Washburne, James Washburne, Edward Seely, Samuel Kingsley, William Orcutt, Sarah Washburne all of Bridgewater sold to Samuel Washburne of Bridgewater land left unwilled "by our Father & ffather in law John Washburne Deceased."
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Source: The Publication in the Mayflower Quarterly Mar. 2000 page 30 "Another Look at the Children of Mos-es Washburn", by John Maltby provides additional proof and source material for the children of Moses Washburn. Source: (Mayflower Desc 34:84) Note: Ancestral File Numbers: 8J76-F5, 1CSW-BZP
John A. Maltby - Plymouth Colony and Massachusetts, First Generation in America Maltby Genealogy's Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s - sailed from London, England in May, 1635 for New England on the Elizabeth & Ann Roberts, Gary Boyd; Ancestors of American Presidents. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009. Source Wood, Ralph V., Jr., Mayflower Families through Five Generations Volume 12, Rockland, Maine: Picton Press, Revised Edition, 2011 U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
DeCoursey.ged, Grant Glover, G. Knudsen, Reba M, Brent Bowen, John Putnam, Pam Carter, Cathy Gariety, Becky Syphers. This list is incomplete.
Below is from John Maltby's "English Origins of the Washburn Families of Plymouth Colony and Hempstead, Long Island"
John2 Washburn (5th), eldest son of John1 Washburn (4th), ( John A (3rd), (2) John B (Jr.), John C; born in Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England, in 1620, sailed to New England with his mother and brother in 1635, and settled first in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony. He married Elizabeth2 Mitchell, daughter of Experience and Jane (Cooke) Mitchell, of Duxbury, on 6 Dec. 1645 in Plymouth Colony.She was born in ca. 1628 in Plymouth Colony, a granddaughter of Francis1 Cooke, who came to New England in 1620 on the “Mayflower,” and Hester (Mahieu) Cooke, and possibly of Thomas A and Margaret (Williams) Mitchell, of Cambridge, England, and Amsterdam, Holland. Experience Mitchell and Jane Cooke had both sailed to New England in 1623 on the “Anne.”
In 1738 Abraham Sampson was presented to the court “for striking and abusing John Washburn the younger in the meeting house on the Lord’s day.”
When the Narragansett War broke out in 1645, the town of Duxbury sent John Washburn in August 1645 as one of its representatives to help fight the Indians, along with Sgt. Samuel Nash, William Brewster, William Clark, Nathaniel Chandler, and Edward Hall, for 17 days.
John Washburn (5th) was made a freeman in Plymouth Colony on 6 June 1654, and he was elected constable of Duxbury on 7 June 1659. On 29 July 1661 Experience Mitchell acknowledged that he had given his son‑in‑law, John Washburn, some land between the brook and the Stony River, which John Washburn had in turn sold to Mr. William Bradford.
John Washburn (5th) and his father joined with several residents of Duxbury in the formation of the new town of Bridgewater in 1645. The names of John Washburn and John Washburn, Jr., are among the original proprietors of Bridgewater, which was incorporated into a town in 1656. In Dec. 1683 the purchasers of Bridgewater met, and laid out lots on the outside of Bridgewater, which became North Bridgewater, now Brockton, East Bridgewater, West Bridgewater, and South Bridgewater. John Washburn received 2 lots in East Bridgewater, 1 lot in West Bridgewater, and 1 lot in South Bridgewater.
Elizabeth (Mitchell) Washburn died by ca. 1685, and John Washburn remarried to 2.) Elizabeth1 (____) Packard, widow of Samuel1 Packard, of Bridgewater, in ca. 1685.
John Washburn died testate on 12 Nov. 1686 in Bridgewater. His will was dated 30 Oct. 1686, his inventory taken on 19 Nov. 1686, and his will probated on 8 June 1687. His will mentioned his wife, Elizabeth; brother Phillip Washburn, to be taken care of by his son John Washburn; sons John, Thomas, Joseph, Samuel, Jonathan, Benjamin, and youngest son, James Washburn, a minor; daughter Mary; daughter Elizabeth and her husband; daughter Jane; daughter Sarah, a minor; and brother Edward Mitchell.
On 1 Apr. 1700 the heirs of John Washburn, of Bridgewater, namely James Washburn, John Washburn, Thomas Washburn, Joseph Washburn, Samuel Washburn, Jonathan Washburn, Samuel Kinsley and wife Mary, widow Elizabeth Selee, and John Ames and wife Sarah, sold land in Bristol Co., MA, to John Rogers. Elizabeth (Packard) Washburn died sometime after 1687, but presumably by 1700.
John Washburn had children, all by Elizabeth Mitchell:
+ 56 i John3 Washburn (6th), born ca. 1646, probably in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony, married Rebecca Lapham, daughter of Thomas and Mary (Tilden) Lapham, of Scituate, MA, on 16 Apr. 1679 in Bridgewater. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 57 ii Thomas3 Washburn, born in ca. 1648, probably in Duxbury, married 1.) Deliverance2 Packard, daughter of Samuel1 and Elizabeth1 Packard, in ca. 1680 in Bridgewater, and 2.) Sarah (___) Leonard, widow of John2 Leonard, on 28 July 1708 in Bridgewater, and 3.) Abigail (Atkins) Heyford, widow of John Heyford, on 24 July 1711 in Bridgewater. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 58 iii Samuel3 Washburn, born in ca. 1651, probably in Duxbury, married Deborah2 Packard, daughter of Samuel1 and Elizabeth1 Packard, in ca. 1677 in Bridgewater. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 59 iv Joseph3 Washburn, born on 7 July 1653 in Duxbury, married Hannah3 Latham, daughter of Robert2 and Susanna2 (Winslow) Latham, in ca. 1677. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 60 v Jonathan3 Washburn, born in ca. 1655, probably in Duxbury, married Mary Vaughan, daughter of George and Elizabeth (Hinchman) Vaughan, of Scituate, MA, in 1683. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
61 vi Benjamin3 Washburn, born in ca. 1658, probably in Bridgewater, never married. He died in the expedition of Sir William Phipps against the French in Quebec in 1690, leaving a nuncupative will. Administration of his estate was granted to his brothers Joseph and Samuel Washburn in 1690/1 in Bridgewater. (See Appendix Ζ for a transcription of his will.) He was unmarried and left no children.
+ 62 vii Mary3 Washburn, born in 1661 in Bridgewater, married Samuel3 Kinsley (Jr.), son of Samuel2 and Hannah (Brackett) Kinsley, in ca. 1689. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 63 viii Elizabeth3 Washburn, born in ca. 1664 in Bridgewater, married 1.) James2 Howard/Haward, son of John1 and Martha2 (Hayward) Howard/Haward, of Bridgewater, in ca. 1685, and 2.) Edward Selee, of West Bridgewater, in ca. 1692. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 64 ix Jane3 Washburn, born in ca. 1670 in Bridgewater, married William Orcutt (Jr.), son of William and Martha (Lane) Orcutt, of Scituate, MA, in ca. 1691. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 65 x James3 Washburn, born on 15 May 1672 in Bridgewater, MA, married Mary Bowden on 20 Dec. 1693 in Bridgewater. (Continued in Plymouth Generation 3.)
+ 66 xi Sarah3 Washburn, born in ca. 1675 in Bridgewater, married John Ames (Jr.), son of John and Sarah2 (Willis) Ames, of Bridgewater, on 12 Jan. 1696/7 in Bridgewater.
John Washburn's Timeline
July 2, 1596
Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
November 26, 1620
Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England
November 26, 1620
Bengenworth, Worcestershire, England
November 26, 1620
Bengeworth, Evesham, Worchester, England
November 26, 1620
Bengeworth, Evesham, Worchester, England
November 26, 1620
Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England
November 28, 1620
Bengeworth, Worcester, England
November 26, 1628
Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcester, England