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George Washington
""COA George Washington.svg
Coat of arms of the Washington family[1]
Ethnicity "English, "Dutch, "French
Current region "Virginia, United States
Place of origin  "United Kingdom
Members "John Washington, "Augustine and "Mary

The "Washington immigrant ancestor and "great-grandfather of President "George Washington was "John Washington, who was born in "Purleigh, "Essex, "England, "United Kingdom, around 1631 and emigrated to the "Colony of Virginia in 1656.[2]

George Washington's immediate ancestry entirely traces back to England, other than a great-great-great-grandfather, "Nicolas Martiau, a "Huguenot from "Île de Ré, "France and naturalized "Englishman, who arrived at Virginia aboard the Francis Bonaventure in 1620.[3]

Contents

Ahnentafel[edit]

This table sets out the ancestry of President "George Washington for five generations, numbered according to the "Ahnentafel genealogical numbering system.

1. "George Washington

Parents

2. "Augustine Washington [2]
3. "Mary Ball [2]

Grandparents

4. "Lawrence Washington
5. "Mildred Warner
6. Joseph Ball [4]
7. Mary (the widow Johnson)

Great-grandparents

8. "John Washington
9. Anne Pope [5]
10. "Augustine Warner, Jr.
11. Mildred Reade
12. William Ball [2][6]
13. Hannah Atherold
14. ?
15. ?

Great-great-grandparents

16. "Lawrence Washington [2]
17. Amphyllis Twigden [2]
18. Nathaniel Pope [7]
19. Lucy (Luce) Fox [7]
20. "Augustine Warner
21. Mary Towneley [8]
22. George Reade [9]
23. Elizabeth Martian (Martiau) [9]
24. William Ball
25. Dorothy Tuttle
26. Thomas Atherold [10]
27. Mary Harvey [10]
28. ?
29. ?
30. ?
31. ?

Ancestry chart[edit]

Patrilineal descent[edit]

Matrilineal descent[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Moncreiffe of that Ilk, Sir Iain; Pottinger, Don (1953). Simple Heraldry. Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson & Sons. p. 32. "ISBN "0171440145. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g George Washington: a biographical companion.
  3. ^ Lewis of Warner Hall: the history of a family
  4. ^ Lee of Virginia, 1642-1892: Biographical and Genealogical Sketches The Ball Family
  5. ^ The Washingtons and their homes
  6. ^ Colonel William Ball of Virginia: The Great-Grandfather of Washington by Earl L. W. Heck
  7. ^ a b Pope Ancestry
  8. ^ Augustine Warner (1611-1674) of Norwich, England, and Warner Hall & (13) Mary Towneley (1614-1662), originally of Stone Edge, Lancashire.
  9. ^ a b Colonial families of America.
  10. ^ a b From Jamestown to Texas: A History of Some Early Pioneers of Austin County
  11. ^ https://www.geni.com/people/Duncan-of-Strathearn-priest-of-Dule/6000000003232733863
  12. ^ https://www.geni.com/people/Mary-Hewes/6000000001180336405
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