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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:

Letter : to Margaret Tyndal Winthrop, 1621 Jun 27

 Part of Collection — Box: 63, Folder: GROUP 2423, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ANS with address leaf.

Annotated in an unidentified hand: "Printed in Life and Letters of John Winthrop, 1st vol., p. 164-5."
Dates: 1621 Jun 27

Winthrop family papers

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).
Dates: 1635-1727