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Re: John Vinton in Lynn, MA 1648
Posted by: barb Date: March 14, 2000 at 07:42:57
In Reply to: John Vinton in Lynn, MA 1648 by Ralph J. Turner of 149

hello!! i hope i can be of some help, and maybe vice-versa!! i just started researching my tree, and my maiden name is vinton. i dont have very much info yet on the vinton side, as my great-grandfather (warren J vinton) was estranged from my grandfather(thomas jay vinton), and my grandmother (dorothea jane jones) until his death. but warren also had 4 other wives, and 2 other children by mary (perkins) vinton(his fifth wife). i have a letter from one of those children that tells a bit about warren, but not much (his 2 other children were jay emerson vinton, and mary warren vinton). i still do not know who any of warren's ancestors are, but i have written to jay, to see if he has any other info, and at this time, i am waiting for the copy of warren's social security application. but jay also mentioned a book that might be helpful to us, although i havent been able to find it anywhere on the net yet.
-The Vinton Memorial, Comprising a Genealogy of the Descendents of John Vinton of Lynn 1648, By John Adams Vinton, Boston, Published for the author by S.K. Whipple and Co., 161 Washington Street, 1858.
anyway...good luck....and maybe i will see you at some family reunion!!!
sincerely,
barb ;o)


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