Founder of the American Red Cross
- 4th Great-grandmother of Clara Barton — 7th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- John Blessing
- Jane -----
- Birth Date:
- Birth Location:
- Christening Date:
- 22 Jun 1595
- Christening Location:
- Caistor-on-Sea, Norfolk, England
- Death Date:
- ABT 1682
- Death Location:
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Spouse Name:
- William Towne
- Marriage Date:
- 25 Apr 1620
- Marriage Location:
- St. Nicholas, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
Sarah Towne (Ahnentafel No:35 )
Joanna Blessing's given name is also seen as Joan Blessing.
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Sources for Joanna Blessing
- 1 England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, Baptism for Jone Blessing.
- 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Jan 1867, Vol. 21, Page 15, [Death].
- 3 Norfolk, England, Church of England Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1535-1812, Baptism for Jone Blessing.
- 4 Cutter, William Richard, ed., New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of . . . Thir d Series, Volume 1, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1915), 50.
- 5 Davis, Walter Goodwin, The Ancestry of Dudley Wildes, Portland, ME: Anthoensen Press (1959), 111, [Death].
- 6 Davis, Walter Goodwin, The Ancestry of Dudley Wildes, Portland, ME: Anthoensen Press (1959), 111-113, 119, 125.
- 7 Davis, Walter Goodwin, The Ancestry of Lieut. Amos Towne, 1737-1793, of Arundel (Kennebunkport), Maine, Portland, ME: Southworth Press (1927), 21.
- 8 Griffeth, Bill, By Faith Alone, Harmony Books, New York, 2007, Introduction pages.
- 9 Hubbard, Edwin, Historical and Biographical Notes of the Family of Towne, Chicago, IL: Privately Printed (1878), 6.
- 10 Roberts, Gary Boyd, Notable Kin, Volume 1, Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1998), 213.
- 11 Roberts, Gary Boyd, Notable Kin, Volume 2, Santa Clarita, California: Carl Boyer, 3rd (1999), 83-84, 186.
- 12 Towne, Edwin Eugene, The Descendants of William Towne: Who Came to American On or About 1630 and Settled in Salem , Mass., Newtonville, Massachusetts: Published by the Author (1901), 21.
- 13 William Towne Association, William Towne Descendants (Four generations), (accessed 19 DEC 2008), [Birth].
- 14 William Towne Association, William Towne Descendants (Four generations), (accessed 19 DEC 2008), [Death].