Winthrop, John, 1588-1649
- Existence: 1588-01-23 - 1649-03-26
John Winthrop (1588-1649), English Puritan lawyer and one of the leading figures in founding the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Part of Collection — Box: 63, Folder: GROUP 2423, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Call Number: GEN MSS 274
Overview: Contains letters from various people, including colonial officials and legislators, to Fitz-John Winthrop, John Winthrop (1588-1649), John Winthrop (1606-1676), and John Winthrop (1681-1747); one letter from Fitz-John Winthrop to Joseph Dudley; and various other documents, including Abraham Pierson's elegy on Theophilus Eaton, and a brief diary by John Winthrop (1606-1676).