May the nourishment of the earth be yours, may the clarity of light be yours, may the fluency of the ocean be yours, may the protection of the ancestors be yours. And so may a slow wind work these words of love around you, an invisible cloak to mind your life. ~ John O’Donohue
3804. Philip Washburn, son of  John and Margery (Moore) Washburn, was born about 1624. He married about 1664,
3805. Elizabeth Irish, who was born about 1644, daughter of  John and Elizabeth (—) Irish.
Philip – immigrant from England.
Philip arrived in America with his mother and his brother on the Elizabeth & Ann in 1635, and they joined his father who had come a few years before them.
Elizabeth & Philip were the parents of two children:
i. MARJORAM WASHBURN. She married (as his first wife) 2 November 1699 in Bridgewater (Plymouth) Massachusetts, Josiah Leonard, who was probably born in Bridgewater and died there after 6 February 1742/43, son of John and Sarah (—) Leonard. Marjoram & Josiah were the parents of two sons: (a) John Leonard, married Abigail Cushman, four children, John, Abigail, Meshach and Caleb; and (b) Josiah Leonard.
ii. DEA. JOHN WASHBURN (1902)
Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Volumes I-III (Online database: NewEnglandAncestors.org), (New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), “Electronic.”
Robert M. Sherman, FASG, editor, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Volume 2 (James Chilton-Richard More-Thomas Rogers), (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1978), 22, 55
Robert S. Wakefield, FASG and Margaret Harris Stover, CG, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Volume 17, Family of Isaac Allerton, (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1998), 80
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