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William Brewster

Male Abt 1535 - 1590  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name William Brewster 
    Born Abt 1535  Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1590  [1
    Person ID I9652  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of LDN, Ancestor of TNH
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2018 

    Father William Brewster,   b. 1510, of Bentley, Arksey, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1558  (Age 48 years) 
    Mother Maud Man,   d. 1558, of Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Smythe,   d. Aft 1566 
    Children 
    +1. William Brewster,   b. Abt 1566, Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1644, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F3775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Appointed by Archbishop Sandys, in Jan 1576, receiver of Scrooby and bailiff the manor house belonging to the Archbishop, to have life tenure of both offices. [Lucy Hall Greenlaw, "Early Generations of the Brewster Family", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 53:109, 1899.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S548] John G. Hunt, "The Mother of Elder William Brewster of the Mayflower." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 124:250, October 1970.