DOWNING Family Outline Descent Tree(s) (ODT)
Name formsDouing, Douning, Dowing, Downeing, Downeinge, Downen, Downin, Downind, Downing, Downinge, Downning
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DOWNING, George, Sir, 1st Baronet
[1623-1684] – English diplomat, soldier and polititian
Emmigrated with his parents to New England (1638), was the second graduate of Harvard College (1642), subsequently returned to England. Began career as a preacher; Member of House of Commons; Wounded at Battle of Dunbar; Founded National Exchequer Bank; Short spell in Tower; Had Samuel Pepys as his clerk; Secretary To The Treasury.
DOWNING, George, Sir, 3rd Baronet
[1685-1749] – English philanthropist
Founder of Downing College. He was member of the Pariaments of 1710 and 1713, and kept his seat from 1722 until his death.
|DOWNING, James [?-?] – ::> MA: Massachusetts Bay Colony (MBC) founders, the Winthrop Fleet immigrants (1630) ::> a servant of Winthrop (uncertain) DOWN165 2C10|
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