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William Brewster, Sr was born 3 March 1646 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts to Love Brewster (1611-1650) and Sarah Collier (1613-1691) and died 3 November 1723 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Lydia Partridge (1650-1743) 2 January 1672 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Ancestors are from the Netherlands, the United Kingdom.


Research Notes

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'"



Children


Offspring of William Brewster, Sr and Lydia Partridge (1650-1743)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sarah Brewster (1674-1743)
Nathaniel Brewster (1676-1755)
Lydia Brewster (1680-1768)
William Brewster (1683-1768) 4 May 1683 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 26 December 1768 Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut Hopestill Wadsworth (1686-1773)

Mercy Brewster (1685-1748) 7 December 1685 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 21 March 1748 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Edward Arnold (1679-1744)

Benjamin Brewster (1688-1752) 7 July 1688 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 7 November 1752 Preston, New London County, Connecticut Elizabeth Witter (1694-1741)
Sarah Calkins (1716-1765)

Jerusha Brewster (1694-)
Joseph Brewster (1694-1767)
Joshua Brewster (1698-1776)

Siblings


Offspring of Love Brewster and Sarah Collier (1613-1691)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Nathaniel Brewster (1637-1676)
Wrestling Brewster (1644-1697) 1644 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 1 January 1697 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Mary Holland (1661-1742)

Benjamin Brewster (1688-1752) 7 July 1688 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 7 November 1752 Preston, New London County, Connecticut Elizabeth Witter (1694-1741)
Sarah Calkins (1716-1765)

Sarah Brewster (1638-1668) 1635 Plymouth County, Massachusetts 1668 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Benjamin Bartlett (1633-1691)

William Brewster (1646-1723) 3 March 1646 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 3 November 1723 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Lydia Partridge (1650-1743)

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