Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

32nd U.S. President


    Ephraim Delano

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Franklin D. Roosevelt
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 24 
    • Birth Date:
    • 14 Aug 1733 
    • Birth Location:
    • Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 4 Jul 1815 
    • Death Location:
    • Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 27 Nov 1760 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • Some sources list Ephraim Delano's birthdate as 25 AUG. The original entry in the Dartmouth vital records clearly states "Ephraim Delano the son of Thomas Delano and Jean his wife was born the 14th of ye month called August 1733."

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  • Sources for Ephraim Delano

    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Dartmouth Marriages, Vol. 2, Page 147, intention only.
    • 5 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Dartmouth Births, Vol. 1, Page 77, Birth record for Ephraim Delano.
    • 7 Johnson, Alvin Page, Franklin D. Roosevelt's Colonial Ancestors: Their Part in the Making of American History, Boston: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard (1933), 103, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 9 Townsend, Mrs. Charles Delmar, et. al., Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 8, 2nd ed., Degory Priest, Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2008), 147.
    • 11 Wakefield, Robert S., comp., Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 18, Part 3, Richard Warren, Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2001), 145-146.