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Lawrence Washington, Sr., Esq. of Sulgrave Manor, Mayor of Northampton

Also Known As: "Laurence Washington", "Esquire of Sulgrave Manor and Mayor of Northampton"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Sulgrave Manor, Northamptonshire, England
Death: Died in Brington, Northamptonshire, , England
Place of Burial: Great Brighton Church, Brington, Northamptonshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert I Washington, Sr., Esquire of Sulgrave Manor and Elizabeth Washington
Husband of Margaret Washington
Father of William Washington, Sir Knight of Packington and Thistleworth; John Washington; Richard Washington; Ann Washington; Elizabeth Mewce and 13 others
Brother of Leonard Washington; Robert Washington, Jr.; Anne Amy Richardson; Walter Washington; Christopher Washington and 3 others

Occupation: Gentle of Sulgrave
Managed by: Private User
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About Lawrence Washington, Sr., Esq. of Sulgrave Manor, Mayor of Northampton

  • Lawrence Washington, Gent.1,2,3,4
  • M, #84845, b. circa 1568, d. 13 December 1616
  • Father Robert Washington, Esq.5,2,3,4 b. c 1544
  • Mother Elizabeth Lyte5,2,3,4 b. c 1547, d. 25 Mar 1599
  • Lawrence Washington, Gent. was born circa 1568 at of Sulgrave & Wicken, Northamptonshire, England.1,2,3,4 He married Margaret Butler, daughter of William Butler, Esq. and Margaret Greeke, on 3 August 1588 at Aston-le-Walls, Northamptonshire, England; They had 8 sons (Robert; Sir John; Sir William; Richard; Rev. Lawrence; Thomas; Gregory; & George) and 9 daughters (Elizabeth, wife of Francis Mewce; Joan, wife of Francis Pill; Margaret, wife of Sir Robert Sandys, & of Samuel Thornton, Esq; Alice, wife of Rev. Robert Sandys; Frances, wife of Robert Gargrave; Amy, wife of Philip Curtis, Gent; Lucy; Barbara, wife of Simon Butler, Gent; & Jane, wife of Richard Seymour, Gent.).5,2,3,4 Lawrence Washington, Gent. died on 13 December 1616 at Wicken, Northamptonshire, England; Buried at St. Michael's, Brington, Northamptonshire.1,2,3,4
  • Family Margaret Butler d. 16 Mar 1652
  • Child
    • Rev. Lawrence Washington+1,2,3,4 b. c 1602
  • Citations
  • [S387] Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, 4th Ed., by F. L. Weis., p. 35.
  • [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 754.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 294.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 321.
  • [S387] Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, 4th Ed., by F. L. Weis., p. 34.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p2824.htm#i84845

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  • Lawrence Washington1
  • M, #179900, b. circa 1568, d. 13 December 1616
  • Last Edited=11 Sep 2011
  • Lawrence Washington was born circa 1568 at Sulgrave Manor, Northamptonshire, England. He was the son of Robert Washington and Elizabeth Light.1 He married Margaret Butler, daughter of William Butler and Margaret Greeke, on 3 August 1588 at Aston-le-Walls, Northamptonshire, England.2 He died on 13 December 1616 at Brington, Northamptonshire, England.2
  • Children of Lawrence Washington and Margaret Butler
    • Sir William Washington+3 d. 1643
    • Reverend Lawrence Washington+ b. 1601/2, d. Jan 1652/53
  • Citations
  • [S60] Charles and Hugh Brogan Mosley, editor, American Presidential Families (London, U.K.: Alan Sutton and Morris Genealogical Books, 1994), page 49. Hereinafter cited as American Presidential Families.
  • [S60] Charles and Hugh Brogan Mosley, American Presidential Families, page 48.
  • [S60] Charles and Hugh Brogan Mosley, American Presidential Families, page 23.
  • From: http://www.thepeerage.com/p17990.htm#i179900

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  • Lawrence Washington
  • Birth: 1565 Sulgrave, Northamptonshire, England
  • Death: Dec. 13, 1616 Sulgrave, Northamptonshire, England
  • Inscription
  • "Here lies the Body of Lawrence
  • Washington sone and heire of
  • Robert Washington of Soulgrave,
  • In the countie of Northampton
  • Esquier who married Margaret
  • The eldest daughter of Wilham
  • Butler of Tees in the countie
  • Of Sussexe esquier who had issu
  • By her 8 sonns and 9 daughters
  • Which Lawrence deceased the 13
  • Of Dec. A.D. 1616
  • Thou that by chance or choyce
  • Of this hast sight
  • Know life to death resignes
  • As day to night;
  • But as the sunns retorne
  • Revives the day,
  • So Christ shall us
  • Though turned to dust and clay"
  • Family links:
  • Parents:
  • Robert Washington (1544 - 1622)
  • Elizabeth Light Washington (____ - 1622)
  • Spouse:
  • Margaret Butler Washington (1568 - 1622)*
  • Children:
    • Gregory Washington*
    • Lawrence Washington (1602 - 1652)*
  • Note: Mayor of Northampton in 1532. The lineage of President George Washington.
  • Burial: St Mary the Virgin with St John Churchyard, Great Brington, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England
  • Plot: Grave is below a stone slab in the chancel of the Church.
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 39824482
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39824482

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  • Margaret BUTLER
  • Born: ABT 1568, Tighes, Essex, England
  • Died: 16 Mar 1622
  • Father: William BUTLER of Tyes (Sir)
  • Mother: Margaret GREEKE
  • Married: Laurence WASHINGTON of Sulgrave Manor (son of Robert Washington and Elizabeth Light) 3 Aug 1588, Aston-le-Walls, Northampshire, England
  • Children:
    • 1. William WASHINGTON (Sir Knight) (b. 1589 - d. 1643) (m. Anne Villiers)
    • 2. John WASHINGTON (Sir Knight) (b. 1591 - d. 1688) (m.1 Mary Curtis - m.2 Dorothy Kirkby)
    • 3. Robert WASHINGTON
    • 4. Anne WASHINGTON
    • 5. Lucy WASHINGTON
    • 6. Jane WASHINGTON
    • 7. Richard WASHINGTON
    • 8. Laurence WASHINGTON (Rev.) (b. 1602 - d. 1652) (m. Amphillis Twigden)
    • 9. Amy WASHINGTON (b. 1603 - d. 1636) (m. Phillip Curtis)
    • 10. Margaret WASHINGTON (b. 1604) (m.1 John Tyrrell - m.2 Sam Thornton - m.3 Robert Sandys)
    • 11. Thomas WASHINGTON (b. 1605 - d. 15 Aug 1623)
    • 12. Gregory WASHINGTON
    • 13. George WASHINGTON
    • 14. Joan WASHINGTON (b. 1610) (m. Francis Pill)
    • 15. Elizabeth WASHINGTON (b. 1611) (m. Francis Mews)
    • 16. Alice WASHINGTON (b. 1612) (m. Rev. Robert Sandys)
    • 17. Frances WASHINGTON
    • 18. Barbara WASHINGTON
  • From: http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/BUTLER.htm#Margaret BUTLER5

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  • Reverend Lawrence Washington (1602 – 21 January 1653) was an English rector, and the great-great-grandfather of George Washington.[1]
  • Lawrence Washington was born in 1602, the fifth son of Lawrence Washington (b. 1565 d. 13 September 1616) of Sulgrave Manor, Northamptonshire, son and heir of Robert Washington esquire, of Sulgrave by his first wife Elizabeth Lyte, daughter and heiress of Walter Lyte of Radway, Warwickshire. His mother was Margaret Butler (d. 16 March 1651), the eldest daughter and co-heiress of William Butler, esquire, of Tyes Hall in Cuckfield, Sussex, and Margaret Greeke, the daughter of Thomas Greeke, gentleman, of Palsters, Lancashire.
  • Ancestors
  • Bondo de Wassinggetun (b. c. 1122)
  • Walter de Washington (b. c. 1160 d. 1245)
  • Robert de Washington (b. c. 1195 d. 1260)
  • Robert de Washington Sr (b. c. 1230 d. 1300)
  • Robert de Washington Sr (b. c. 1265 d. 1324)
  • John Washington (b. 1304 d 1386)
  • John Washington Sr (b. c. 1334 d. 1402)
  • John Washington Jr (b. c. 1365 d. 1423)
  • Robert Washington I (b. c. 1404 d. December 7, 1483)
  • Robert Washington II (b. c. 1440 d. 1528)
  • John Washington (b. c. 1465 d. 1528) of Warton, Lancashire
  • Lawrence Washington (b. c. 1500 d. 1584); wool merchant of Northhamptonshire[2]
  • Robert Washington (b. c. 1544 d. 1619)
  • Lawrence Washington (b. 1565 d. 13 September 1616)
  • Reverend Lawrence Washington (1602 – 21 January 1653)
  • Lawrence Washington had seven brothers, Robert, Sir John, Sir William, Richard, Thomas, Gregory and George, and nine sisters, Elizabeth, Joan, Margaret, Alice, Frances, Amy, Lucy, Barbara and Jane.[3] His elder brother, Sir William Washington, married Anne Villiers, half sister of James I's favourite, George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham.[4][5][6][7]
  • Washington was the great-great grandson of John Washington and Margaret Kitson, the sister of Sir Thomas Kitson of Hengrave.[5]
  • .... etc.
  • From: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lawrence_Washington_(1602%E2%80%931653)

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GENERATION THIRTEEN:

Lawrence I Washington, Gentleman was born in 1566 in Sulgrave Manor, and died December 15, 1616, in Wyke Hamon, Northamptonshire, England. He married Margaret Butler (b. 1568) in Tyes Hall. Margaret's parents were William Butler of Tyes Hall, Cuckfield, Suffolk County, England, and Margaret Greeke of Palsters, Lancashire and London, England. Her grandparents were John Butler and Margaret Sutton. Margaret died in 1652.

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The Lineage of George Washington

Written and researched by Margaret Odrowaz-Sypniewska

Lawrence I Washington, Gentleman was born in 1566 in Sulgrave Manor, and died December 15, 1616, in Wyke Hamon, Northamptonshire, England. He married Margaret Butler (b. 1568) in Tyes Hall. Margaret's parents were William Butler of Tyes Hall, Cuckfield, Suffolk County, England, and Margaret Greeke of Palsters, Lancashire and London, England. Her grandparents were John Butler and Margaret Sutton. Margaret died in 1652.

Children:

1. William WASHINGTON (Sir Knight) (b. 1589 - d. 1643) (m. Anne Villiers)

2. John WASHINGTON (Sir Knight) (b. 1591 - d. 1688) (m.1 Mary Curtis - m.2 Dorothy Kirkby)

3. Robert WASHINGTON

4. Anne WASHINGTON

5. Lucy WASHINGTON

6. Jane WASHINGTON

7. Richard WASHINGTON

8. Laurence WASHINGTON (Rev.) (b. 1602 - d. 1652) (m. Amphillis Twigden)

9. Amy WASHINGTON (b. 1603 - d. 1636) (m. Phillip Curtis)

10. Margaret WASHINGTON (b. 1604) (m.1 John Tyrrell - m.2 Sam Thornton - m.3 Robert Sandys)

11. Thomas WASHINGTON (b. 1605 - d. 15 Aug 1623)

12. Gregory WASHINGTON

13. George WASHINGTON

14. Joan WASHINGTON (b. 1610) (m. Francis Pill)

15. Elizabeth WASHINGTON (b. 1611) (m. Francis Mews)

16. Alice WASHINGTON (b. 1612) (m. Rev. Robert Sandys)

17. Frances WASHINGTON

18. Barbara WASHINGTON

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Spouses/Children:

Margaret Butler

Robert Washington

Sir John Washington+

Sir William Washington+

8 Sisters Amy Washington

Richard Washington

Amy Washington

Rev. Laurence Washington+

Thomas Washington

Gregory Washington

George Washington

Laurence Washington

Birth: 1566, Sulgrave Manor, Northamptonshire, England

Married: 3 Aug 1588, Aston-le-Walls, England

Death: 13 Dec 1616, Brington, Northamptonshire, England

Buried: Greatbrighton Ch, Brington, Northants, England

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President George Washington's 3 X great grandfather. He was a successful wool merchant. "George Washington's great-great-great-grandfather, also named Lawrence, married Margaret Butler, and was a successful wooltrader (see also: Merchants of the Staple, Enclosure, [2]) and Mayor of Northampton (several times: 1532, 1545), had bought Sulgrave Manor in Northamptonshire, not far from Banbury in Oxfordshire, from King Henry VIII in 1539. His son Robert inherited Sulgrave Manor in 1584." (Wikipedia) " ___________________

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Sulgrave Manor, Northamptonshire, England
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Packington, Northampton, England
1592
March 14, 1592
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Sulgrave, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
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Northamptonshire, England
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Brington, Northants, England