Person:Henry Winthrop (1)

m. 16 Apr 1605
  1. Governor John Winthrop, the Younger1605/06 - 1676
  2. Henry Winthrop1608 - 1630
  3. Forth Winthrop1609 - 1630
  4. Mary Winthrop1609 - 1643
  5. Mary Winthrop1611/2 - 1643
  6. Anne Winthrop1614 - BEF 1615
m. 25 Apr 1629
  1. Martha Joanna Winthrop1630 - Bef 1655
Facts and Events
Name Henry Winthrop
Gender Male
Birth[1] 10 Jan 1608 Groton Manor, Suffolk, England
Marriage 25 Apr 1629 to Elizabeth Fones
Death[1][2] 2 Jul 1630 Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 Mayo, Lawrence Shaw. The Winthrop family in America. (Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Historical Society, c1948), pg 59-61.

    Henry Winthrop b. 10 Jan 1608, christened "10 days later" at Groton Manor, m. 1629 Elizabeth Fones, died 2 Jul 1630 while attempting to swim across a river. [Includes a more complete biography of his somewhat rambunctious life.]

  2. Hubbard, William. A general history of New England, from the discovery to MDCLXXX. (New York, New York: Arno Press, Inc., 1972), pg 131.

    2 Jul 1630: Henry "was unhappily drowned in a small creek not long after he came ashore".

  3.   Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 4:608.

    "HENRY, elder br. of Deane, and sec. s. of the first Gov. had m. in Eng. 25 Apr. 1629, his cous. Elizabeth d. of Thomas Fones of London, apothecary, had Martha, bapt. 9 May 1630, at Groton, while he was on his voyage with the first Gov. and was drown. 2 July at Salem, soon aft. arr. The wid. came over with his br. John, prob. the next yr. early in Nov. for in Jan. foll. the Gov. in his Hist. takes notice of Robert Feake as her h."