- John Winthrop is an 11th-generation descendant of Winthrop benefactor Robert Charles Winthrop of Boston.
- Winthrop's talk will touch on the concept of building upon the foundation established by our predecessors.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Benefactor Descendant John Winthrop to Speak Feb. 22" (2016). Winthrop News 2016. 38.