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William Brewster Sr.

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William John Brewster Sr.
Born about in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married [date unknown] in Scrooby, , Nottinghamshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Scrooby, Nottingham, Englandmap
Died in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, Englandmap
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Contents

Biography

Note two different death dates....need researched.

Birth

William Brewster was born in 1535. William Brewster ... He passed away in 1590. [1]

Birth 1535 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England[2]

Death

Death 1590 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England
Died August 10, 1608 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England, an alterante death date from another profile. [3]

William Brewster was born about 1535, of Scrooby England 1564; his first wife was a widow Mary (Smythe) Simkinton. His second wife was Prudence ?Perkins [4]

Birth: Date: Abt 1534 Place: Scrooby, , Nottinghamshire, England Death: Date: 1590 Place: Scrooby, , Nottinghamshire, England First Marriage: Date: 1533 Place: , Doncaster, Yorkshire, England Second Marriage: Date: ABT 1562 Place: England

  • NOTE...8 Brewster Cousins...: "Appointed by Archbishop Sandys, in Jan 1575-76, 'receiver of the town of Scrooby and baliff of the manor house:. Scrooby, a little village on the great North road about fifty miles from London.
  • Note: PUBLIC_OFFICE: Muncey-Hopkins Genealogy; ...For many years he had been receiver of Scrooby, and bailiff of the manor house; he also had held the office of 'Post,' which had in turn been held by his father....
  • Note: BIOGRAPHY: 'Munsey-Hopkins Genealogy, Elder William's father was commissioned to the office of Receiver-Bailiff, and later post master, of the Manor of Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, about 7 miles south of Doncaster.

In his HISTORY OF PLIMOTH PLANTATION, William Bradford wrote, 'I should say something of his (Brewster's) life.. after he attained some learning, viz. ye knowledge of ye Latin toungue, & some insight in ye Greeke, and spent some small time at Cambridge, and then being fisrt seasoned with ye seeds of grace and vertue, he went to ye Ciurt, and served that religious and godly gentleman, Mr. Davison, diverce years, when he was Secretary of State.' It is recorded that Brewster Matriculated at Peterhouse, the University of Cambridge, in 1580, but no record has been found to show that he completed a degree at the college.

Biography

William was born in 1534. William Brewster ... He passed away in 1590.[5]

William Brewster was the Postmaster of Scrooby, Nottinghamshire.[6]

"I should say something of his (Brewster's) life.. after he attained some learning, viz. ye knowledge of ye Latin toungue, & some insight in ye Greeke, and spent some small time at Cambridge, and then being fisrt seasoned with ye seeds of grace and vertue, he went to ye Ciurt, and served that religious and godly gentleman, Mr. Davison, diverce years, when he was Secretary of State."[7]

Birth 1535 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England[8]
Death 10 Aug 1608 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England
Death 1590 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England
Died August 10, 1608 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England, an alterante death date from another profile. [9]

William Brewster was born about 1535, of Scrooby England 1564; his first wife was a widow Mary (Smythe) Simkinton. his second wife was Prudence ?Perkins [10]

Birth: Date: Abt 1534 Place: Scrooby, , Nottinghamshire, England Death: Date: 1590 Place: Scrooby, , Nottinghamshire, England First Marriage: Date: 1533 Place: , Doncaster, Yorkshire, England Second Marriage: Date: ABT 1562 Place: England

  • NOTE...8 Brewster Cousins...: "Appointed by Archbishop Sandys, in Jan 1575-76, 'receiver of the town of Scrooby and baliff of the manor house:. Scrooby, a little village on the great North road about fifty miles from London.
  • Note: PUBLIC_OFFICE: Muncey-Hopkins Genealogy; ...For many years he had been receiver of Scrooby, and bailiff of the manor house; he also had held the office of 'Post,' which had in turn been held by his father....
  • Note: BIOGRAPHY: 'Munsey-Hopkins Genealogy, Elder William's father was commissioned to the office of Receiver-Bailiff, and later post master, of the Manor of Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, about 7 miles south of Doncaster.

In his HISTORY OF PLIMOTH PLANTATION, William Bradford wrote, 'I should say something of his (Brewster's) life.. after he attained some learning, viz. ye knowledge of ye Latin toungue, & some insight in ye Greeke, and spent some small time at Cambridge, and then being fisrt seasoned with ye seeds of grace and vertue, he went to ye Ciurt, and served that religious and godly gentleman, Mr. Davison, diverce years, when he was Secretary of State.' It is recorded that Brewster Matriculated at Peterhouse, the University of Cambridge, in 1580, but no record has been found to show that he completed a degree at the college.

LDS Information

LDS Sealing Spouse: 24 Mar 1988, LDS Temple: OGDEN
LDS Baptism: 10 Jul 1997, LDS Temple: ALBER
LDS Endowment: 27 Aug 1997, LDS Temple: ALBER
LDS Sealing Child: 7 Apr 1998, LDS Temple: ALBER

Ordinance Index (TM) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 25 Jan 2000 Edition

Birth

Birth:
Date: ABT 1540?
Place: England

Marriage

Husband: William Brewster
Wife: Prudence Smythe
Marriage:
Date: BEF 1566

Sources

  1. Entered by Ellen Blackwell, Apr 19, 2013
  2. Birth date: 1535Birth place: Scrooby, Notts, EnglandDeath date: 1590Death place: Scrooby, Notts, Eng, England
  3. Entered by Tom Bredehoft, 7/4/2013
  4. See "New. Eng. Hist. &. Gen Register" vol. 124 pp 250 251.
  5. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mcstayfamily/brewster.htm
  6. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mcstayfamily/brewster.htm
  7. "HISTORY OF PLIMOTH PLANTATION", William Bradford
  8. Birth date: 1535Birth place: Scrooby, Notts, EnglandDeath date: 1590Death place: Scrooby, Notts, Eng, England
  9. Entered by Tom Bredehoft, 7/4/2013
  10. See "New. Eng. Hist. &. Gen Register" vol. 124 pp 250 251.


  • Ordinance Index (TM), 2000
  • Mayflower Gedcom File from the Internet
  • William Richard Cutter, A. M., Genealogy - Boston and Eastern Massachusetts, Lewis Historical Publishing Company, New York, 1908.
  • International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Copyright (c) 1980, 2002
  • Ancestral File (TM), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, July 1996 (c), data as of 2 January 1996, Repository: Family History Library, 35 North West Temple Street, Room 344, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3440 USA, Phone Number: 801-240-2584 or 866-406-1830







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