Lucretia Oldham Brewster was born 14 January 1600 in Derby, Derbyshire, England to William Oldham (1568-1636) and Phillippa Sowter (c1568-) and died 4 May 1678 Preston, New London County, Connecticut of unspecified causes. She married Jonathan Brewster (1593-1659) 10 April 1624 in Plymouth Colony, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.

Lucretia Oldham emigrated to Plymouth Colony with her brother in July 1623 aboard the Anne.

On April 10, 1624 in Plymouth, Brewster married Lucretia Oldham, the daughter of William Oldham and Phillipa Sowter; her brother was Captain John Oldham, whose slaying led to the Pequot Indian war. Brewster and Oldham had eight children.

Brewster died on August 7, 1659 in New London, Connecticut, at the age of 65. He was buried in Brewster's Plain, Norwich, Connecticut.




Offspring of Jonathan Brewster and Lucretia Oldham (1600-1679)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Brewster (1625-1675)
Mary Brewster (1627-1698) 16 April 1627 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts March 1698 Plymouth County, Massachusetts John Turner (1620-1705)
Arthur Christian Brewster (1628-)
Ruth Brewster (1631-1677)
Benjamin Brewster (1633-1710) 17 November 1633 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States 14 September 1710 Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, United States Anne Addis (1628-1709)
Elizabeth Brewster (1637-1713) 1 May 1637 Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 11 November 1713 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Peter Bradley (1628-1662)
Grace Brewster (1639-1684)
Hannah Brewster (1641-1711)

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