Mitt Romney

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Mitt Romney

70th Governor of Massachusetts


    Philip le Despencer

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    • 21st Generation — 18th Great-grandfather of Mitt Romney
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    • 1965496 
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    • 6 Apr 1313 
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    • Lincolnshire, England 
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    • 22 or 23 AUG 1349 
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    • Some older sources list this Philip le Despencer as the son of Philip and Joan (Strange) le Despencer and the grandson of Philip and Margaret (Gausille) le Despencer. More recent sources list this Philip as the son of Philip and Margaret (Gausille) le Despencer.

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  • Sources for Philip le Despencer

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1991, Vol. 145, Page 268.
    • 2 Esarey, Logan, History of Indiana: from its Exploration to 1922, Vol. 3, Dayton, Ohio: Dayton Historical Publishing Company (1922), 212, Google Books (Digital Library).

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