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William Marbury

Male Abt 1524 - Bef 1581  (~ 57 years)


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  • Name William Marbury  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1524  of Girsby in Burgh-upon-Bain, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth Abt 1525  [6
    Died Bef 16 Nov 1581  [4, 6
    Person ID I7231  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father Robert Marbury,   b. Abt 1487,   d. Aft 28 Jul 1545  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Katherine Williamson,   b. Abt 1508,   d. 11 Aug 1525  (Age ~ 17 years) 
    Family ID F2314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes Lenton,   b. Abt 1528, of Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Katherine Marbury,   b. of Girsby in Burgh-upon-Bain, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 26 Dec 1634
    +2. Rev. Francis Marbury,   b. Bef 27 Aug 1555,   d. 12 Feb 1611  (Age > 55 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Father of the Rev. Francis Marbury; grandfather of Anne Marbury Hutchinson; ancestor of Presidents Garfield, FDR, & Bush.

      Probably (but not incontrovertibly) the William Marbury who represented Newport iuxta Launceston, a notoriously "rotten" borough, in Parliament in 1572.

      William Marbury (1524-1581) = Agnes Lenton (b. ~1528)
      Rev. Francis Marbury (1555-1611) = Bridget Dryden (1563-1644)
      Anne Marbury (1591-1643) = William Hutchinson (1586-1641)
      Edward Hutchinson = Catherine Hamby
      Anne Hutchinson = Daniel Vernon
      Samuel Vernon = Elizabeth Fleet
      Samuel Vernon = Amy Ward
      Samuel Vernon = ?
      William S. Vernon = America Fontaine
      Mary Ann Vernon = Nathaniel Wolfe
      Sophia Vernon Wolfe = John Henry Hammond
      John Henry Hammond = Emily Vanderbilt Sloane
      John Hammond (1910-1987)

      -- One of the most important impresarios of 20th century music; discoverer or early champion of, for instance, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Charlie Christian, Billie Holiday, Count Basie, Teddy Wilson, Big Joe Turner, Pete Seeger, Babatunde Olatunji, Aretha Franklin, George Benson, Freddie Green, Leonard Cohen, Arthur Russell, Jim Copp, Asha Puthli, and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

  • Sources 
    1. [S170] The Wentworth Genealogy, English and American, by John Wentworth. Boston: Little, Brown, 1878.

    2. [S2304] Ancestors of American Presidents by Gary Boyd Roberts. 2009 edition, 2012 reprint with 2015 corrigenda. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015.

    3. [S142] Royal Ancestry, by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013., place only.

    4. [S53] The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215: The Barons Named in the Magna Charta, 1215, and Some of Their Descendants Who Settled in America During the Early Colonial Years, by Frederick Lewis Weis. Fifth edition, with additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. and William R. Beal. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1999., year only.

    5. [S2667] Terry J. Booth, Paul C. Reed, and Nathaniel Lane Taylor, "The English Ancestry of William Wentworth of New Hampshire: Male-Line Ancestry for Five Generations." The American Genealogist 90:161, Jul 2018, and 90:263, Oct 2018., place only.

    6. [S341] Nathaniel L. Taylor, "Cassandra Elizabeth Taylor's royal descents.".