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Benjamin Harrison

Ancestry of
Benjamin Harrison

23rd U.S. President


    Joanna Burwell

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    • 3rd Great-grandmother of Benjamin Harrison — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 37 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1675 
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    • Death Date:
    • 7 Oct 1727 
    • Death Location:
    • prob. Eltham, New Kent, Virginia 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 23 Nov 1693 
    • Marriage Location:
    • prob. Carter's Creek, Gloucester Co., Virginia 
    • Notes: 
    • Della Gray Barthelmas, in her book The Signers of the Declaration of Independence mistakenly identifies Joanna Burwell as the mother of Elizabeth Bassett, who in turn was the wife of Benjamin Harrison V, the signer of the Declaration of Independence. She was in fact the maternal grandmother of Elizabeth Bassett.

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