Early New England Immigrant Ancestors of Eli Whitney, Sr (1740-1807) and his first wife, Elizabeth Fay (1740-1777) and second wife Judith Morse (1737-c1826). Their son Eli Whitney (1765-1825) was the famous inventor of the cotton gin.


Great, Great Grandparents of Eli Whitney[edit | edit source]

Whitney Family Line[edit | edit source]

  1. John Whitney (1592-1673) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, NWhitney2, NWhitney1, JWhitney2, JWhitney1) - 1635 English Immigrant to Massachusetts Bay Colony. Gateway Descendant of early European Royalty
  2. Elinor Bray (1599-1659) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, NWhitney2, NWhitney1, JWhitney2, EBray) - 1635 English Immigrant to Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  3. Robert Reynolds (-1692) - Immigrant to America
  4. Elizabeth Benjamis (1600-) - Immigrant to America
  5. William Hagar (1594-1675)
  6. GGGP06
  7. Joseph Benis (1595-1684): (EWhitney6, NWhitney5, NWhtiney4, SHagar3, MBemis2, JBemis1]]) - Parents of English Immigrant Mary Bemis (1624-1695),
  8. Anne Spray (1593-1628)): (EWhitney6, NWhitney5, NWhtiney4, SHagar3, MBemis2, ASpray1]]) - Parents of English Immigrant Mary Bemis (1624-1695),

Robinson / Cutter Family Line[edit | edit source]

  1. Thomas Robinson (1558-) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, MRobinson, WRobinson2, WRobinson1, TRobinson) - grandfather of English Immigrant William Robinson (1640-1693)
  2. Agnes Street (1593-) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, MRobinson, WRobinson2, WRobinson1, AStreet) -
  3. Robert Beech (1572-1760) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, MRobinson, WRobinson2, MBeech, RBeech) - English Parents of Immigrant Margaret Beech (1616-1664)
  4. Agnes Bowker (1579-1643) - - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, MRobinson, WRobinson2, MBeech, ABowker) - English Parents of Immigrant Margaret Beech (1616-1664)
  5. Samuel Cutter (1575-1637) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, MRobinson, ECutter, RCutter, SCutter) - father of English Immigrant Family
  6. Elizabeth Letherhead (1575-1663) - ( EWhitney1, NWhitney3, MRobinson, ECutter, RCutter, ELetherhead) - English Immigrant to America
  7. Robert Williams (1607-1693) -
  8. Elizabeth Stahlam (1597-1674) -

Child Family Line[edit | edit source]

Both Child and Warren are major early New England immigrant families:

  1. Wolstone Childe (1572-1601) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild2, JChild1, WChild2, WChild1) - Father of 1635 English Puritan Immigrant to Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  2. Ellen Empson (1570-1616) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild2, JChild1, WChild2, EEmpson) -
  3. Richard Sadler (1571-1625) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild2, JChild1, MSadler, RSadler) - Grandparent of English Immigrants
  4. Joyce Honeywood (1577-1624) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild2, JChild1, MSadler, JHoneywood) - Grandparent of English Immigrants
  5. John Warren, The Immigrant 1585 - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild, MWarren, 11-DWarren, 12-JWarren) -(1585-1667) Nayland, Suffolk, England - (Watertown, Massachusetts Colony) - William de Warren Family Lineage - John and wife sailed with Governor Winthrop in 1630.   John and Margaret Warren are listed as passengers in the Winthrop Fleet of 1630.
  6. Margaret Bayly (1587-1662) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild, MWarren, 11-DWarren, 12-MBayly) - Gloucestershire, she immigrated with her husband in John Winthrop's fleet
  7. Ellis Barron (1600-1676) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild, MWarren, 11-MBarron, EBarron) - Waterford, Ireland (Watertown, Massachusetts Colony) - Ellis and Grace immigrated to New England from Ireland in about the 1630s. Ellis and his son participated in King Philip's War.
  8. Grace Barron (1605-1650) - ( EWhitney, MChild. JChild, MWarren, 11-MBarron, 12-GBarron) - Waterford, Ireland (Watertown, Massachusetts Colony) - Family Surname is unknown.


French Family Line[edit | edit source]

  1. Thomas French
  2. Mrs French
  3. John Olmstead (1540-1575) - (EWhitney, MChild, HFrench, - This Olmstead line is highly suspect. Cannot pursue.
  4. Elizabeth Danvers (1552-)
  5. John Lathrop (1584-1623) - (EWhitney, MChild, HFrench, MLathrop, TLathrop, JLathrop) - Pilgrim Reverend
  6. Hannah Howse (c1594-c1633) - (EWhitney, MChild, HFrench, MLathrop, TLathrop, HHowse) - She died prior to her husband's migration to America
  7. GGGP 31
  8. GGGP 32

Great, Great Grandparents of Elizabeth Fay[edit | edit source]

Fay Family Line[edit | edit source]

  1. Mr Fay - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, JFay2, JFay1, XFay) - Parents of English Immigrant John Fay (1641-1690).
  2. Mrs Fay - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, JFay2, JFay1, XFay) - Parents of English Immigrant John Fay (1641-1690).
  3. Thomas Brigham (1603-1653) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, JFay2, MBrigham, TBrigham) - 1635 Puritan Immigrant, built a windmill in Cambridge MA.
  4. Mercy Hurd (1616-1693) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, JFay2, MBrigham, MHurd) - 1635 Puritan Immigrant
  5. Roger Wellington (1609-1698) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, EWellington, BWellington, RWellington) - English Immigrant to America and early settler of Watertown MA.
  6. Mary Palgrave (1619-1695) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, EWellington, BWellington, Mary Palgrave (1619-1695)) - Granddaughter of Edward Palgrave (1541-c1623) List of Famous Descendants English Immigrant of Royalty Descendancy.
  7. Thomas Sweetman (1604-1683) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, EWellington, ESweetman, TSweetman) - English Immigrant to America and early settler of Watertown MA.
  8. Isabella Cutter (1604-) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, BFay, EWellington, ESweetman, ICutter) - English Immigrant to America and early settler of Watertown MA.


Miles Family Line[edit | edit source]

Grand parents of Martha Miles (1719-1761)

  1. John Miles (1590-)
  2. Mrs John Miles
  3. Thomas Goodenow (1617-1666) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, MMiles, SCMiles, SGoodenow, TGoodenow) - Pair of young English brothers that migrated to Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  4. Jane Ruddick (1611-1666) - ( EWhitney2, EFay, MMiles, SCMiles, SGoodenow, JRuddick) -
  5. Reginald Foster (1595-1680)
  6. Judith Wegnol (1597-1664)
  7. Francis Dane (1615-1696)
  8. Elizabeth Ingalls (1619-1676)

Great, Great Grandparents of Judith Morse[edit | edit source]

Morse Family Line[edit | edit source]

Family Line #2[edit | edit source]

Dudley Family Line[edit | edit source]

  1. GGGP 17 : Mr Dudley
  2. GGGP 18 : Mrs Dudley
  3. GGGP 19
  4. GGGP 20
  5. GGGP 21 : Mr Wheeler
  6. GGGP 22 : Mrs Wheeler
  7. William Studd (1580-)
  8. Catherine Hull (1592-1630)

Rogers Family Line[edit | edit source]

  1. GGGP 25
  2. GGGP 26
  3. Robert Crane (1573-1658)
  4. Mary Sparhawke (1600-1649)
  5. Nicholas Wade (1575-)
  6. Alice Arnold (1579-)
  7. Thomas Prence (1570-1630)
  8. Elizabeth Tolderby (1588-1630)


Famous Descendants[edit | edit source]

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