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 unknown wife, 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. Hereafter 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. Hereafter 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. Hereafter 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. Hereafter cited as Stratton, Plymouth Colony.
  8. [S89] Weis, Sheppard, and Faris, Ancestral Roots, 7th ed., 91-39.