Henry Winthrop1,2

M, #6243, b. 10 January 1607/8, d. 3 July 1630
Father*Governor John Winthrop1 b. 12 Jan 1587/88, d. 26 Mar 1649
Mother*Mary Forth1 b. 1583, d. 1615
     Henry Winthrop, son of Governor John Winthrop and Mary Forth, was born on 10 January 1607/8.1 Henry Winthrop was the son of Governor John Winthrop and Mary Forth.1 Henry Winthrop was baptized on 19 January 1607/8 in Groton, England.1 He married Elizabeth Fones on 25 April 1629.2,1 Henry Winthrop died by drowning atempting to swimming a small river on 3 July 1630 at age 22 survived by Elizabeth Fones.2
     Henry's mother Mary Forth died in 1615.3


     Henry Winthrop is mentioned in The Great Migration Begins under Governor John Winthrop.1

Family of Henry Winthrop and Elizabeth Fones

Last Edited4 May 2002


  1. [S142] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Vol I-III, CD-ROM (n.p.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000). Hereinafter cited as The Great Migration Begins.
  2. [S122] Arnold Wood, John Wood of Attercliffe, Yorkshire, England and Falls, Buck County, Pennsylvania and His Descendants in the United States (Privately Printed, 1903). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Wood Family.
  3. [S92] Patricia Ann Scherzinger, Colonial American of Royal and Noble Descent (Bowle, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc, 1996).