Sir John Hawkins
This site is an attempt to co-ordinate the efforts at
connections with Admiral Sir John Hawkins 1532-1595.
[ Updated: 1st Nov 2003
- 31st Oct 2003: Hawkins
Descendants Notes: Notes & Contributions Updated. Links to
other Hawkins sites updated. Added Treetop
- 31st Aug 1999: added info on the Gilbert /
Hayne branch of the Hawkins tree.
- 19th Aug 1999: added page 6 of researcher's contributions, + Devon
- 23rd Jan 1999: Added high resolution scans of Harvey Coney and Mary
Wise Savery trees
- 17th Jan 1999: Added Spanish Armada Playing
Cards, + note attached to end of Contributions-5.
- 28th Dec 1998: 'Plymouth Armada Heroes'
now complete, though lacking an index, + Contributions page 5.
- 1st Sep 1997: added Philemon Hawkins' Bible, in Links section;
- 5th May 1997: added latest full Tree in GEDCOM and HTML format;
- 1st May 1997: added Mary Rose pics; www links, more contributions;
- 19th April 1997: added Images, first chapters of 'Plymouth Armada
Heroes' and posted information from contributors;
Links to other Hawkins Descendants Sites
Sources of Information
The following sources of information are in my possession and have
been or will be used in pursuit of the aims of this site.
- The Francis Verdon Esq. Tree: deposited at the Society of
Genealogists, London, c. 1900
- The Harvey Coney Tree: produced by C.E. Harvey Coney of Harlow
Essex, c. 1956
high resolution scan of Harvey Coney tree:
harvcon.gif ( WARNING: this file is 324K and will not
open in IE4, but in any image viewer can be read at twice the original
- The Mary W S Hawkins Tree, from the 'Plymouth Armada Heroes'
book. (published 1888)
high resolution scan of Mary W.S. tree:
mwstree.gif ( WARNING: this file is 270K, it will open
OK in IE4, but to magnify up as intended, save the picture and view
in any image viewer at 200% size)
- 'Pedigree of the Family of Hawkins of County Devon', compiled
by Alexander W.D. Mitton Esquire, formerly Rouge Dragon, Pursuivant
of Arms, of The Dungeon, 239 Earls Court Road, London, SW5. (c. 1960)
Aims of this site:
- To seek out published genealogical material on Sir John Hawkins.
- To list and link persons claiming descent from Admiral Sir John
- To map out and publish the tree of Sir John Hawkins and descendants.
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