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Philip Washburn

Birthplace: Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Death: between August 19, 1700 and 1703 (71-83)
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of John Washburn and Margaret Washburn
Husband of Elizabeth Washburn
Father of Margery Leonard; Elizabeth Emery; Dea. John Washburn and Mary Pratt
Brother of Mary Washbourne; John Washburn and Philip Washburn

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About Philip Washburn

Philip was born 1624 in Evesham, Worcester, England, and died Abt. 1701 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. son of JOHN WASHBURN/WASHBURNE and MARGARET MOORE. He married Elizabeth Irish about 1670.


  1. ELIZABETH4 WASHBURN, b. Abt. 1671; m. JOSEPH AMORY, Abt. 1700.
  2. JOHN WASHBURN, b. Abt. 1673; d. 27 Jun 1750, Kingston.
  3. MARY WASHBURN, b. Abt. 1675.
  4. MARJORAM WASHBURN, b. Abt. 1677.


History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County ... By Nahum Mitchell.  Page 339.  WASHBURN.  

3. Philip (s. of John 1). We cannot find that he left either wife or children; his father gave him a farm in Duxbury 1666, when he sold to Samuel Seabury 1679, and he sold other lands to Thomas Lazell in 1684; his brother John, in his will, directs his s. John to take care of "his uncle Philip," implying an incapacity in him either of mind or body to take care of himself; probably the latter, as he had been in possession and manager of a farm.—Joseph Washburn "gave a bond to take care of his uncle Philip 1685," who was living 1700.

Three Hundred Colonial Ancestors "According to this source Philip, b. in Evesham, England about 1624; d. unm. Genealogical Register of Plymouth Families: "Philip, Bridgewater, is thought to have had no children"

The Plymouth Colony book:

"The fact is, though, that Philip married late in life Elizabeth Irish, daughter of John and Elizabeth Irish,----" They had children

[In 1685, I get the impression that he was incapable of caring for himself.]



Philip Washburn (abt. 1624 - aft. 1700)

Philip Washburn Born about October 3, 1624 in Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcestershire, Englandmap Son of John (Washburn) Washborn Sr. and Margery (Moore) Washburn Brother of Mary (Washburn) Washborn, John Washburn Jr. and Phillip (Washbourne) Washburn Husband of Elizabeth (Irish) Washburn — married about 1663 in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusettsmap [uncertain] Father of Elizabeth Washburn, John Washburn, Marjoram (Washburn) Leonard and Mary (Washburn) Pratt Died after August 19, 1700 in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Province of Massachusetts Baymap Profile managers: Rev Daniel Washburn Jones private message [send private message] and Luwana Faulkenburg private message [send private message] Last modified 16 December 2015. This page has been accessed 627 times.

Categories: Puritan Great Migration | Duxbury, Massachusetts | Bridgewater, Massachusetts | Elizabeth & Ann, sailed May 1635.

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! PHILLIP (2)(XIII) WASHBURN of BENGEWORTH, DUXBURY and BRIDGEWATER (2) (XIII) The numbers "in" the Wasseburne names represent American generations from John "the Immigrant" Washborn, Sr. of Bengeworth (standard numerals) "(2)" ... The Roman numerals "(XIII)" show the generations from Sir Roger d'Wasseburne , the 1st to use the surname.


[hide] 1 yDNA 2 Biography 2.1 Name 2.2 Birth 2.3 Christening 2.4 Event 2.5 Parents Marriage 2.6 Death 3 Sources 3.1 Acknowledgements 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 Bengeworth (Philips' father) and Sir Roger "1st Washburn" d'Wasseburne b. abt 1219, proving the line of the Knights Washbourne through Washbourne, 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. It is "possible" 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

From John Maltby: Philip Washburn, youngest son of John Washburn born in Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England, ca. 1624, sailed to New England with his brother and mother in 1635 aboard the “Elizabeth and Ann” and he married Elizabeth Irish, daughter of John and Elizabeth (Risely?) Irish, of Duxbury, Plymouth Colony, in, say 1663, and they probably also settled eventually in Bridgewater, MA, with his father and brother.

Phillip Washburn never became a freeman like his father and brother, and by 8 May 1685 he was found incapable of taking care of himself, at which time his nephew, Joseph Washburn, agreed to take care of him. He was still living on 19 Aug. 1700, but probably died soon after, presumably in Bridgewater. No probate records were found for him in Plymouth County.


Name: Phillip /Washburn/ Birth

Birth: Date: 02 JUN 1624 Place: Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Christening

Christening: Date: 1624 Place: Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Event

Event: Sailed from London, England on the "Elizabeth & Ann" in May, 1635. Type: Arrival Date: 1635 Place: New England. Elizabeth & Ann Parents Marriage

Husband: John Washburn Wife: Margery (Moore) Washburn Child: Mary Washburn Child: John Washburn Child: Phillip Washbourne Child: Phillip Washburn Marriage: Date: 23 NOV 1618 Place: Evesham, Worcestershire, England Death

Death: Living 19 Aug 1700 Date: After Aug 1700 Place: Bridgewater, Plymonth County, Massachusetts Sources

1). !BIRTH GMB, Vol.3, pg.1937 1939 BIRTH MF, Cooke, pg.72 2). !BIRTH GMB, Vol.2, 1065 1068 John A. Maltby - Plymouth Colony and Massachusetts, First Generation in America Maltby Genealogies Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s - sailed from London, England in May, 1635 for New England on the Elizabeth & Ann


124-DeCoursey.ged 14 September 2010. grant2.ged on 07 February 2011. Chester Southworth Washburn & Family Rev. Daniel Washburn Jones

Birth: 1624, England Death: unknown

Philip, 3rd & last known child of John & Margery (Moore) Washborne, was born about 1624 (aged eleven in 1635).

Philip came to Plymouth Colony in 1635. The ship was the "Elizabeth and Ann". He is recorded as 11 years of age. He came with his mother Margery (Moore) Washborne and his brother John Washborne, and they were recorded as 49 and 14 years of age.

Philip married Elizabeth Irish by about 1664. Elizabeth was the daughter of John Irish. They had children: Elizabeth John born @ 1671 Margery Mary

Philip died after 19 August 1700.

Family links:

 John Washborne (1597 - 1671)
 Margery Moore Washborne

 Elizabeth Irish Washborne (1644 - ____)

 John Washburn (1671 - 1750)*

 John Washburn (1620 - 1686)*
 Philip Washborne (1622 - 1622)*
 Philip Washborne (1624 - ____)
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Burial: Unknown

Maintained by: Chip5610 Originally Created by: Linda Mac Record added: Jul 15, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 54983653

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Philip Washburn's Timeline

June 2, 1622
Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Bengeworth, Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Age 11
Bridgewater, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony, Colonial America
Plympton, Plymouth, Ma
August 19, 1700
Age 76
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts