12th U.S. President
- 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandmother of Zachary Taylor
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- AFT 4 Apr 1716
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- William Strother
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- ABT 1651
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William Strother Jr. (Ahnentafel No:24 )
There appears to be an ongoing debate as to whether or not Dorothey's maiden name was Savage. There was a neighbor of William and Dorothy Strother named Anthony Savage, but there appears to be no evidence to support the claim that Dorothy's maiden name was Savage.
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Sources for Dorothy -----
- 1 New England Ancestors Magazine , 2004, Vol. 5, No. 2, p. 42, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 2 Publications of the Southern History Association , 1898, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 150-151, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
- 3 Register of Kentucky State Historical Society , 1927, Vol. 25, No. 75, p. 294, JSTOR (Digital Library).
- 4 Carter, Jeff , Ancestors of Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter , Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland and Company, Inc. (2012) , 72.
- 5 Roberts, Gary Boyd , The Royal Descents of 600 Immig rants to the American Colonies or the United States , Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2008) , 229.
- 6 Roberts, Gary Boyd, comp. , Ancestor s of American Presidents , Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2009) , 572.
- 7 Strother, Edward L. , The Strother Family: 300 Years from Virginia to Louisiana , Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press (2002) , 2-6, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).