William Brewster "lived at Duxbury and was a 'worthy man' who was often employed to good advantage in the civil affairs of the town. He was made freeman in 1689, for many years was a Deacon of the church at Duxbury. He was an extensive land owner and he distributed the land by deeds 'for love to his sons'"
The Brewster Genealogy, 1566-1907 - a record of the descendants of William Brewster of the "Mayflower," ruling elder of the Pilgrim church which founded Hampshire colony in 1620;2 Volumes Paperback – September 7, 2010 by Emma C. Brewster Jones (Author). This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.