Franklin D. Roosevelt

Ancestry of
Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President


    William "Tangier" Smith

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandfather of Franklin D. Roosevelt
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 168 
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    • Birth Date:
    • 2 Feb 1654/1655 
    • Birth Location:
    • Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire, England 
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    • Death Date:
    • 18 Feb 1705 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 26 Nov 1675 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Protestant Church, Tangier, Morocco 
    • Notes: 
    • Governor of Tangiers, Morocco.

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  • Sources for William "Tangier" Smith

    • 2 Dwight, Benjamin W., The History of the Descendants of Elder John Strong, of Northampton, Mass., Vol. 1, Albany, New York: Joel Munsell (1871), 619, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 3 Johnson, Alvin Page, Franklin D. Roosevelt's Colonial Ancestors: Their Part in the Making of American History, Boston: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard (1933), 55-59, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 4 The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, 1873, Vol. 4, Page 50.
    • 5 The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, 1870, Vol. 1, Pages 4-5.