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Janis Joplin

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    Hannah Root

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    • 6th Great-grandmother of Janis Joplin — 9th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 455 
    • Birth Date:
    • 2 Mar 1718 
    • Birth Location:
    • Sunderland, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • 9 Mar 1793 
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    • 10 Jun 1736 
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    • Hannah Gunn

      Lucy Gunn (Ahnentafel No:227 )

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  • Sources for Hannah Root

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register , (New England Historic and Genealogical Society ), 1972, Vol. 126, p. 134.
    • 2 Root, James Pierce , Root Genealogical Records, 1600-1870: Comprising the General History of the Root and Roots Fa milies in America , New York: R.C. Root, Anthony and Co. (1870) , 115, 128, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 3 Smith, John Montague, et. al. , History of the Town of Sunderland, Massachusetts, 1673-1899: Which Originally Embraced Withi n Its Limits the . . . , Greenfield, Massachusetts: Press of E. A. Hall and Company (1899) , 384, Google Books (Digital Library).