31st U.S. President
- 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandfather of Herbert Hoover
- Ahnentafel No:
- Jacob Winn Jr.
- Sarah Buck
- Birth Date:
- 20 Oct 1744
- Birth Location:
- Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 10 Apr 1809
- Death Location:
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Spouse Name:
- Phebe Grout
- Marriage Date:
- 30 Apr 1769
- Marriage Location:
- Chester, Windsor, Vermont
Endymia Winn (Ahnentafel No:27 )
The switch from the Julian to Gregorian calendars in 1752 appears to have caused some confusion with the birthdate of Jacob Winn. A transcription of the date in the Woburn birth records in Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 gives the date as 20 OCT 1744. Other sources give 31 10 mo. 1744 as the date. If 20 OCT 1744 is the correct date according to the Julian calendar, then 31 OCT 1744 would be the date according to the Gregorian. However if the date was entered as 31 10 mo. 1744 prior to 1752, then it would appear that 31 DEC 1744 would be the date according to the Julian calendar. I have used the date from the vital records, but some skepticism remains as to the exact date.
Jacob Winn III
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Sources for Jacob Winn III
- 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Woburn, Vol. 1, p. 278, Birth record for Jacob Winn.
- 2 Vermont: Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1700-2008 , Vol. Marriages G to 1871, p. 10724, Marriage record for Jacob Winn and Phebe Grout, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 3 Vermont: Births, Marriages and Deaths, 1700-2008 , Vol. Births W to 1871, p. 15114, Birth record for daughter Endymio Winn, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 4 Brogan, Hugh and Charles Mosley , American P residential Families , New York: Macmillan Publishing Company (1993) , 634-635.
- 5 Crane, Ellery Bicknell , Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, Ma ssachusetts, Vol. 3 , Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company (1907) , 155, Google Books (Digital Library).
- 6 McLean, Hulda Hoover , Genealogy of the Herbert Hoover Family , Stanford, California: The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford Universit y (1967) , fold-out chart between pages 4 and 5.
- 7 Roberts, Gary Boyd , The Royal Descents of 600 Immig rants to the American Colonies or the United States , Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2008) , 214.
- 8 Roberts, Gary Boyd, comp. , Ancestor s of American Presidents , Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2009) , 113, 360, 435, 442, 463, 476, 478, 502, 535, 557, 580, 583, 586, 663.