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Isaac Newton (1606 - 1642)

Isaac Newton
Born in Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, Englandmap
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Husband of — married Apr 1642 [location unknown]
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Died at age 36 in Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, Englandmap
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Isaac Newton of Woolsthorpe, co. Lincs. (bp. 21 Sep 1606 Colsterworth, co. Lincs - bur. 06 Oct 1642 Colsterworth, co. Lincs),[1][2] was the eldest son and heir of:

  • Robert Newton of Woolsthorpe, co. Lincs. (bur. 20 Sep 1641 Colsterworth), eldest son of Richard Newton of Woolsthorpe (bur. 20 Apr 1588 Colsterworth).[1]
  • and _________.[3]


In April 1642, he married Hannah Ayscough, dau. of:[1][4]

  • James Ayscough of Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, co. Lincs. (will 17 Feb 1652, proved 24 Nov 1657 London),[4]
  • and Margery or Margaret (living 24 Nov 1657), dau. of William Blyth of Stroxton, co. Lincs.[1][4]

but died three months before the birth of their only child: the renown physicist and mathematician Sir Isaac Newton.[1][5]

Sir Isaac Newton (1642/3 - 1727)
Sir Isaac Newton (1642/3 - 1727)


  • Yeoman.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Howard, J.J. (1874). "Pedigree of Newton," in Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica,1(1), p. 173. London: Hamilton, Adams & co. eBook.
  2. see also:
    Isaacke Newton, 21 Sep 1606; FHL microfilm 421,973.[1]
    Isaac Newton, burial 06 Oct 1642; citing Colsterworth, Lincoln, England; FHL microfilm 1,450,482.[2]
    Lundy, D. "Isaac Newton #142564, b. circa 1606, d. October 1642." The Peerage. Web.[3]
  3. Carrol Ann Wood.[citation needed].
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 will of James Ayscough
  5. Wikipedia: Sir Isaac Newton
    Stukeley, W. Memoirs of Sir Isaac Newton's Life and Genealogy. Web.[4]
    Andrew McNab, Virtual Museum of Sir Isaac Newton.

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Newton-7939 and Newton-18 appear to represent the same person because: Clear duplicate.
posted by Gerald Jones

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