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  John Winthrop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Although Winthrop was a respected political figure, he was criticized for his obstinacy regarding the formation of a general assembly in 1634.
Winthrop was extremely religious and subscribed fervently to the Puritan belief that the Anglican Church had to be cleansed of Catholic ritual.
Winthrop had been elected governor of the colony prior to departure in 1629 and he was re-elected many times.
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 Wikinfo | John Winthrop
John Winthrop (12 January 1587/8—26 March 1649) was elected governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1629 and on 8 April 1630 he led a large party from England for the New World.
Winthrop briefly attended Trinity College, Cambridge, then studied law at Gray's Inn, and in the 1620s became an attorney at the Court of Wards in London.
Winthrop married his fourth wife, Martha Rainsborough, widow of Thomas Coytmore, sometime after 20 December 1647 and before the birth of their only child in 1648.
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 Winthrop Massachusetts, 1890   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Boston, Winthrop and Shore Railroad makes a circuit of the town, and connects with places outside by means of the Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad at Winthrop Junction.
Winthrop votes unanimously against the sale of liquor, and the enforcement of this vote is the reason that the place is so remarkably free from rowdyism.
Winthrop was formerly called Pullen Point and Chelsea Point, and was a part of Boston until 1739, and then until 1846 it was a part of Chelsea.
capecodhistory.us /Mass1890/Winthrop1890.htm   (500 words)

  
 Office of the President - Past Presidents
As superintendent of schools in Columbia, S.C., Johnson was keenly aware of the lack of professionally trained school teachers in the state and felt strongly that a teacher training school was the answer.
To establish funding for the school, Johnson went to Robert C. Winthrop, Massachusetts philanthropist and chair of the Peabody Fund.
Among the accomplishments of the Sims administration were the abolition of the uniform requirement, establishment of freshman entrance exams and college board test, and a near ten-fold increase in the school's financial base.
www.winthrop.edu /president/pastpresidents.htm   (663 words)

  
 Winthrop, Massachusetts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Winthrop was first settled in 1635 and was officially incorporated in 1852.
Winthrop was named after the first Governor of Massachusetts, John Winthrop, and is one of the four municipalities, and the only town, in Suffolk County, (the cities of Boston, Revere, and Chelsea, and the Town of
Winthrop was also supposed to be the site of the Massachusetts State Hospital, which was eventually placed in Danvers, Mass and became the infamous Danvers State Insane Asylum, or Danvers State Hospital.
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 The Winthrop Society: Descendants of the Great Migration
The Winthrop Society means to document the lives and family histories of all these first settlers and their descendants to the fourth generation (to about the year 1700).
The Winthrop Society is open to all men and women of good character and proven descent from one or more passengers of the Winthrop fleet, or of others who settled in the Bay Colony and down east before 1634.
The Winthrop Society is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to historical and genealogical research and the dissemination of educational material.
www.winthropsociety.org /home.php   (468 words)

  
 Winthrop, Massachusetts, MA, real estate
Winthrop Massachusetts, settled in 1632 and incorporated 220 years later, the town of Winthrop, Massachusetts was named for founding Massachusetts Governor John Winthrop.
A day trip to one of Massachusetts’ beautiful beaches or islands is easily accessible from any part of the state, as is a trip to the Berkshires in the western part of the state.
Government: The capital of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is Boston, situated on the Atlantic Ocean on the eastern border of the state.
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 Winthrop News
Massachusetts auto insurance fraud investigators say they will set up shop in the seacoast town of Revere, continuing a model that has had success in several other cities and towns with high claims rates.
BOSTON: A Massachusetts man has sued Scotts, the lawn care company, for firing him after a drug test showed nicotine in his urine, indicating that he had violated a company policy forbidding employees to smoke...
Massachusetts Attorney General Tom Reilly announced a lawsuit against 15 companies including Bechtel/Parsons-Brinkerhoff stemming from a ceiling collapse in Boston's ``Big Dig'' tunnels that killed a woman in...
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 John Winthrop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
John Winthrop was born in Suffolk, England in 1588.
John Winthrop was recognized by all as a man of ability, maturity, and faith, and the Company elected him as its governor.
Winthrop found that two more of his children had died that year, including the newborn baby daughter whom he never saw.
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 Winthrop Massachusetts churches (MA) - FlockFinder.com
Because of limited resources, most churches in Winthrop Massachusetts (MA) have to be selective about which ministries they decide to provide to their congregations.
Normally, it is the larger churches in Winthrop Massachusetts (MA) that have the staff required to create such a specialized ministry.
Another issue that a lot of churches in Winthrop Massachusetts (MA) are sensitive to is that many singles have small children, so they make a nursery available at the service.
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 Winthrop Massachusetts Resource Guide, City or community of Winthrop, Massachusetts Facts, Information, Relocation, ...
The amount of land area in Winthrop is 5.15 sq.
The distance from Winthrop to Washington DC is 409 miles.
Winthrop is positioned 42.38 degrees north of the equator and 70.96 degrees west of the prime meridian.
www.usacitiesonline.com /macountywinthrop.htm   (187 words)

  
 Winthrop, Massachusetts: A Local's Tips for Winter Visitors - Associated Content
Winthrop is also just a short boat ride away from many communities on both the North and South Shore.
We like to think of Winthrop as the gateway to the North Shore.Settled in 1630, Winthop is one of the oldest communities in the country.
Personally, I like Winthrop, and have lived here for 5 years now, because it offers me a sort of getaway from the business and work-day of the city and surrounding areas, while allowing easy access to the beach and city-life amenities many small towns lack.
www.associatedcontent.com /article/16575/winthrop_massachusetts_a_locals_tips.html   (436 words)

  
 Winthrop Massachusetts Drug rehab, drug rehab center for drugs and alcohol addiction in Winthrop Massachusetts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Winthrop Massachusetts Drug rehab, drug rehab center for drugs and alcohol addiction in Winthrop Massachusetts
Drug rehab is a process with different parts in order to bring a person to a drug and alcohol free life.
Winthrop is a town located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
www.drug-rehab-center.org /Massachusetts/Winthrop.htm   (924 words)

  
 City of Winthrop, MN History of Winthrop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Any history of the Winthrop community must begin with the early settlement around what was known as Eagle City.
Winthrop was named by E.A. Campbell for Governor John Winthrop of Massachusetts Bay Colony.
Now days Winthrop is a thriving community with a population of 1,331 people.
www.winthrop.mn.citygovt.org /deptdtl.asp?Dept=130   (298 words)

  
 Winthrop Youth Hockey Association, Inc. - Winthrop, MA
Excitement and anticipation have reached a fever pitch, as preparation for the 2006-2007 Winthrop Youth Hockey season have begun.
The website is continually in progress, and will be used quite extensively going forward, as the Board of Directors aims to keep the community apprised of news and events.
Winthrop Youth Hockey Coaches meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2007, at 7:30 p.m., at the Winthrop Senior Center, located at 35 Harvard Street, Winthrop.
www.winthropyho.com   (181 words)

  
 Winthrop, Massachusetts Real Estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The ease of commute allows residents to spend more time at one of our sandy beaches, three local yacht clubs, marinas, golf club, community theater, ball fields and ice rink, parks, Belle Isle Marsh Reservation or at some of the many organized recreational activities we offer.
Winthrop was established in 1852, but has been settled since the 1600's.
The Deane Winthrop House, which is open to the public, is one of the oldest homes in America dating to 1637.
www.relocate-america.com /states/ma/cities/winthrop.htm   (399 words)

  
 John Winthrop: First Governor of Massachusetts
Long before becoming the governor of Massachusetts, John Winthrop had a deep understanding of God's divine purposes for the colony.
While en route to the New World on board the Arbella, Winthrop wrote a sermon entitled "A Model of Christian Charity," in which he outlined the purposes of God for New England.
However, Winthrop himself was a man of unquestionable integrity and deep humanity.
www.forerunner.com /forerunner/X0526_Bios-_John_Winthrop.html   (620 words)

  
 Winthrop Real Estate Agents, Winthrop Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Winthrop
HomeGain provides Winthrop, Massachusetts real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other Winthrop realty property.
HomeGain has services to help you find a top Winthrop real estate broker or agent, get the value of your Winthrop home and a comparative market analysis (CMA), view Winthrop real estate and MLS listings, prepare your home for sale, and more.
Cuando se registre para encontrar un agente de bienes raices en Winthrop, simplemente indique que necesita un agente que habla Español.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/MA/winthrop.html   (478 words)

  
 Winthrop, Massachusetts - Real Estate, Homes, Property, Commercial
If you are thinking about moving to Winthrop, we can help you find a home, condo, luxury property or other real estate offered for sale.
The weather for Winthrop, Massachusetts is reported by a local weather station using a combination of TAF and METAR reports from airports and weather stations in the area (ICAO).
If you are moving to Winthrop or any of the more than 235 Massachusetts cities you can contact us immediately.
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 Winthrop, Massachusetts (MA) population and demographics data - Sperling's BestPlaces
As of 2005, Winthrop's population is 17,981 people.
Compared to the rest of the country, Winthrop's cost of living is 50.00% higher than the U.S. average.
The unemployment rate in Winthrop is 5.60 percent (U.S. avg.
www.bestplaces.net /city/profile.aspx?ccity=&city=Winthrop_MA   (100 words)

  
 Winthrop Art Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Winthrop Art Association was founded in 1969 by Beverly Brody Barisano and other local artists with the idea of promoting the arts in the community.
The general public is welcome at all events or activities produced by the Winthrop Art Association.
Members of the Winthrop Art Association come from Winthrop and other North Shore towns, the metropolitan Boston area, as well as other states and countries.
www.winthropartassociation.org /index.htm   (359 words)

  
 Belle Mortgage LLC - Winthrop Massachusetts, MA Mortgages and Home Loans   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Winthrop Massachusetts Mortgages & Home Loans: The Winthrop MA resource for MA Mortgages, Home Loans, Real Estate loans, financing, refinancing & interest rates.
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Allow a Belle Mortgage Professional in the Winthrop MA area walk you through the process.
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 Restoring America Project : American History Archives : John Winthrop - Massachusetts Bay Colony, part 1
Following the successful colony founded by the Pilgrims in 1620, Massachusetts experienced the first great immigration in America.
At the heart of this great movement was John Winthrop who is widely seen as the first great American and possibly as the most significant American of the 1600's.
Born in 1588 on an estate in Suffolk, England, he was educated at Cambridge and trained to manage his father's estate.
www.4america.com /archives/john_winthrop   (295 words)

  
 Harbormasters.org - Winthrop Harbormaster Department
The Winthrop Harbormaster's Department oversees miles of coastline, including waters in East Boston as well as the water surrounding Deer Island.
Specific objectives are to maintain a physical presence by patrolling harbor and waterfront areas and operating the state-funded Pump-Out boat.
The Winthrop Harbormaster's Department works to keep Winthrop Harbor safe, by enforcing local and state boating laws and safety regulations, as well as coordinating and assisting in first aid, water rescue, and emergency evacuations.
www.harbormasters.org /cities/winthrop.shtml   (173 words)

  
 Winthrop Middle School Test Scores - Winthrop, Massachusetts - MA
In 2005-2006 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 in reading and math, in grades through 4 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science.
The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts.
Massachusetts school information (click to expand) School information by state (click to expand) School information by city (click to expand)
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 Winthrop Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Winthrop, Massachusetts
Browse Homes.com for Winthrop, Massachusetts homes for sale, Winthrop MA Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus Winthrop, MA apartments and houses for rent.
Luxury waterfront living located in the hidden gem of Winthrop.
So whether you are wondering what your home value is, looking for an agent to help you buy or sell your real estate, or just looking to browse properties in your area, it's all right here.
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