John Washburn

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ChartsAncestors of Adele La Force
John Washburn, son of John Washburn and Emme (---), was born say 1518.1 He died before 13 October 1593, when he was buried at Bengeworth, Worcestershire, England.2,3

John married (1) Joan Bushell at Bengeworth, Worcestershire, 21 April 1542;4,5 he married (2) Jone Whitehead at Bengeworth, Worcestershire, 8 May 1561;6,5,4,7 he married again, an unnamed, unknown wife, who was the mother of his last three children, probably at Bengeworth, Worcestershire, about 1578. The ancestry of all three wives is unknown (or not traced here).2,3

Family 1

Joan Bushell d. Apr 1557
  • Margaret Washburn2,3 b. 12 Jun 1543
  • Johanne Washburn2,3 b. 5 Oct 1544
  • Agnes Washburn2,3 b. 6 Aug 1547
  • William Washburn2,3 b. Aug 1556

Family 2

Jone Whitehead d. bef. 23 Apr 1567

Family 3

  • Radegonne Washburn2,3 b. 21 Feb 1579
  • Daniel Washburn2,3 b. 17 Jun 1582
  • Mary Washburn2,3 b. 7 Dec 1584


  1. [S1330] Estimated from date of first marriage (1542).
  2. [S88] Mabel Thacher Rosemary Washburn, The Washburn Family Foundations in Normandy, England, and America (Greenfield, Indiana: Mitchell Printing, 1953), 53, further cited as Washburn, Washburn Family Foundations.
  3. [S87] Ada Clementine Acker Haight, The Richard Washburn Family Genealogy, A Family History of 200 Years (Ossining, New York: p.p., 1937), 4-5, further cited as Haight, Washburn Genealogy.
  4. [S87] Haight, Washburn Genealogy, 1-9, 1258-1260.
  5. [S88] Washburn, Washburn Family Foundations, 41-61.
  6. [S89] Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard Jr. and David Faris, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700: The Lineage of Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and Some of Their Descendants, 7th ed. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1992), 91-38, further cited as Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed.
  7. [S86] Eugene Aubrey Stratton, Plymouth Colony: Its History & People 1620-1691 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Ancestry, 1986), 368-369, further cited as Stratton, Plymouth Colony.
  8. [S89] Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed., 91-39.