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Adam Winthrop

Male 1548 - Bef 1623  (< 74 years)


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  • Name Adam Winthrop  [1
    Born 10 Aug 1548  St. Peter's, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 28 Mar 1623  Groton Manor, Edwardstone, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6
    Buried 28 Mar 1623  Groton, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Person ID I8568  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2018 

    Father Adam Winthrop,   b. 9 Oct 1498, Lavenham, Cosford, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1562, Groton Manor, Edwardstone, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Agnes Sharpe,   b. Abt 1516, Islington, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1565  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1534  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9, 10
    Family ID F2527  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Browne,   b. of Edwardstone, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1629 
    Married 20 Feb 1579  [6, 7, 11
    Children 
    +1. Anne Winthrop,   b. 16 Jan 1585,   d. 16 May 1619  (Age 34 years)
    +2. John Winthrop, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony,   b. 12 Jan 1588, Edwardstone, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1649, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +3. Lucy Winthrop,   b. 9 Jan 1600, Groton, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1679, Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F3191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A brief article about him as a diarist, "a busy man of affairs, devoted to his wife and family, at the center of a network of inter-related clans," can be found here on the NEHGS's Vita Brevis blog.

      An ancestor of John and John Quincy Adams.

  • Sources 
    1. [S387] Hale, House and Related Families, Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley, by Donald Lines Jacobus and Edgar Francis Waterman. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut Historical Society, 1952. Hale, House and Related Families, Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley by Donald Lines Jacobus and Edgar Francis Waterman. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut Historical Society, 1952.

    2. [S154] The Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1915., year only.

    3. [S172] The Winthrop Family in America by Lawrence Shaw Mayo. Boston: The Massachusetts Historical Society, 1948.

    4. [S201] The Winthrop Woman, by Anya Seton. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1958. Historical novel, with nonfiction notes and a well-researched pedigree chart., year only.

    5. [S1123] Suffolk Manorial Families: Being the County Visitations and Other Pedigrees, ed. Joseph James Muskett. Volume I. Exeter: William Pollard & Co., Ltd, 1900., date only.

    6. [S1123] Suffolk Manorial Families: Being the County Visitations and Other Pedigrees, ed. Joseph James Muskett. Volume I. Exeter: William Pollard & Co., Ltd, 1900.

    7. [S1139] Ancestral Lines, Third Edition: 206 Families in England, Wales, the Netherlands, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania by Carl Boyer III. Santa Clarita, California: 1998.

    8. [S49] Leo's Genealogics, by Leo Van de Pas., year only.

    9. [S172] The Winthrop Family in America by Lawrence Shaw Mayo. Boston: The Massachusetts Historical Society, 1948., year only.

    10. [S1139] Ancestral Lines, Third Edition: 206 Families in England, Wales, the Netherlands, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania by Carl Boyer III. Santa Clarita, California: 1998., year only.

    11. [S154] The Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1915.