John Washington marble plaque in Durham

Remember in these cloisters which were finished in his day John Washington of Washington in this County Prior of this Cathedral Church 1416-1446 whose family has won an everlasting name in lands to him unknown

John Washington (1633–1677) was an English Virginia planter and politician. He was the immigrant ancestor and great-grandfather of George Washington, first president of the United States of America.

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