Tennessee Williams

Ancestry of
Tennessee Williams

Author of A Streetcar Named Desire


    John White Jr.

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandfather of Tennessee Williams
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 170 
    • Birth Date:
    • 8 Mar 1663/1664 
    • Birth Location:
    • Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 20 Nov 1727 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 24 Oct 1687 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for John White Jr.

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Haverhill, Vol. 1, p. 311, Birth record for John White.
    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Haverhill Marriages, Vol. 2, p. 328.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Haverhill, Vol. 1, pp. 310-312, Birth records for children of John and Lidia White.
    • 4 Ames, Constance Le Neve Gilman, The Story of the Gilmans and a Gilman Genealogy of the Descendants of Edward Gilman of Hingham, England 1550-1950, Yakima, Washington: Shields Rainier Printing Company (1950), 69, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 5 Bond, Henry, Family Memorials: Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts, Vol. 2, Boston: Little, Brown & Company (1855), 887.
    • 6 Cutter, William Richard, Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts, Volume 2, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1908), 732-733, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 7 Gilman, Arthur, The Gilman Family traced in the Line of Hon. John Gilman, of Exeter, New Hampshire: with an Account of Many Other . . ., Albany, New York: J. Munsell (1869), 48.
    • 10 White, Daniel Appleton, The Descendants of William White, of Haverhill, Mass.: Genealogical Notices by . . ., Boston, Massachusetts: American Printing and Engraving Company (1889), 9-12, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).