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From: "pj.evans" <>
Subject: Re: Horace Round and Royal Myths
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2011 20:44:37 -0800 (PST)
On Nov 28, 10:32 am, "Sholom Simon" <> wrote:
> On Mon, November 28, 2011 7:34 am, Johnny Brananas wrote:
> >> Agreed. I guess the question is: how many livingi American
> >> descendents do those 50 have? (It was claimed in 1985 that Richard
> >> Warren of the Mayflower had the most descendants: fourteen million).
> >> -- Sholom
> > I'm guessing John Howland of the Mayflower has even more descendants.
> > I have three lines from him though I'm only 5/16 New Englander.
> Richard Warren got off to a great start. He had seven children
> 1. Mary (who had 8 children, all of whom had children)
> 2. Anna (had 9 children, 7 of whom had children)
> 3. Sarah (had 5 children; all had children)
> 4. Elizabeth (had 11 children, 7 of whom had children)
> 5. Abigail (had 6 children, five of whom had children)
> 6. Nathaniel (had 12 children, 7 of whom had children)
> 7. Joseph (had six children, 5 of whom had children)
> "Mayflower Families Through Five Generations" takes three volumes for
> Warren, and it entirely skips one of the children, as she married a
> Mayflower Cooke and is covered in the Cooke volumes.
> John Howland had 10 children, 7 of whom had children. But I'm not sure of
> the numbers of the third generation.
> OTOH, supporting your supposition, I see that "Mayflower Families Through
> Five Generations" on him is just two volumes, but only covers the first
> two children of his!
> (My wife is descended from both Warren and Howland, but the Howland
> connection was just discovered a few months ago, so I know a lot less
> about his collateral lines at this point).
> -- Sholom
> (Howdy, cuz' <g>)
I know someone who's a Howland descendant, but my own New England
people don't get me there, and as far as I know there aren't any
elsewhere in my extended family - but I <em>haven't</em> traced
everyone that far back.
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