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Patience (Brewster) Prence (1603 - 1634)

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Patience Prence formerly Brewster
Born in Scrooby, Nottingham, Englandmap
Wife of — married (to ) in Plymouth Colonymap
Died in Plymouth Colonymap
9 May 2016
20:31: Ann (Skuse) Trueworthy proposed a merge of Brewster-2054 and Brewster-98 with a comment. [Thank Ann for this]
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Contents

Biography

She is the daughter of William Brewster. [1]

There is little certainty about Patience's birth date, sources vary between 1595 and 1603. Research may not hold the answer.[2]

Patience Brewster was born about 1600, probably in Scrooby, England, to Elder William Brewster and Mary (Unknown). She arrived in Plymouth aboard the Anne in 1623. She married Governor Thomas Prence. They had four children. She died sometime before December 12, 1634 of "a pestilent fever". In 1634, smallpox and influenza ravaged both the Indians and the English in the New England area. [3] She is buried on Burial Hill, Plymouth, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.

Birth 1 JUL 1590 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England
Marriage 15 AUG 1624 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Death 12 DEC 1634 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Burial 1 JUL 1634 Burial Hill, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts

Sources

  • A History of the Town of Duxbury, Massachusetts, With Genealogical Registers, by Justin Winsor, published online by Ancestry.com, The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, 2007. Originally published Boston, 1849, reprinted for Clearfield Company, Inc. by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, Maryland, 1995.
  • The History of Cape Cod: The Annals of The Thirteen Towns of Barnstable County, Volume II], by Frederick Freeman, Published Boston 1862, published online by Google Books 2009, original publisher Geo. C. Band & Avery & Cornhill, Boston, Mass. 1858
  • Information developed from Find A Grave Memorial No. 7482764.[4]
  • Source: S2862 Title: Crfoote.ged Repository: Call Number: Media: Other

The following is included to illustrate the variety of information found in GEDCOM imports.

Birth Date: 1595 Place: Scrooby, , Nottinghamshire, England
Quality or Certainty of Data: 3
Note: many other ordinances in IGI probably for the same person, some have different maiden names for mother including Wentworth and Love
Birth Date: ABT 1600 Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England[5][6]
Death Date: BEF 12 DEC 1634 Place: Plymouth, Massachusetts (Plymouth)[7]
Event: "came in the 'Ann' to America" 1 JUL 1623
Immigration Date: 1623 on ship Little James. [8]
Marriage Date: 5 AUG 1624 Plymouth, Massachusetts (Plymouth)[9]
Marriage Date: 1 JUL 1590 Scrooby, Yorkshire, England[10]
Note: BIOGRAPHY: 'Munsey-Hopkins Genealogical A' Patience Brewster came to America in the ship Ann, in July, 1623. On August fifth, 1624, she became the first wife of Thomas Prence, of Plymouth (see Prince family). Patience, b. in Eng.: d. at Plymouth bef 12 Dec. 1634: m. at Plymouth, 5 Aug. 1624, Thomas Prence, b. prob. Lechlade, Gloucestershire, Eng. ca. 1600; d. at Plymouth, 29 March 1673. He m. 2) at Plymouth, 1 April 1635, Mary Collier; 3) bef. 8 Dec. 1662, Apphia (----) Freeman, wid. of Samuel; and 4) bet. Oct. 1665 and Aug. 1688, Mary Howes, wid. of Thomas of Yarmouth, who survived him and 9 Dec. 1695

Acknowledgements (contributors)

  • Wilfred Vasile, firsthand knowledge.
  • Heidi Maxham, firsthand knowledge. [11]
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-590 created through the import of Warner-Lilley Family Tree_2b.GED on Sep 5, 2011 by Michael Robert Warner.
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-584 created through the import of Warner-Lilley Family Tree.ged on Aug 29, 2011 by Michael Warner.
  • This person was created through the import of 229-Davies.ged on 19 October 2010.
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-1074 created through the import of Oct 14 2012.ged on Nov 10, 2012 by Pam Carter.
  • This person was created on 14 April 2010 through the import of Jamie 2010_2010-04-10.ged.
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-479 created through the import of BDM7-7-11.ged on Jul 8, 2011 by Brian McCullough.
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-547 created through the import of EBENSTEIN-GRANGER.GED on Aug 19, 2011 by Merryann Palmer.
  • This person was created through the import of rsturley20100927.ged on 16 November 2010.
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-463 created through the import of Tom.ged on Jun 1, 2011 by Tom Elliott.
  • WikiTree profile Brewster-575 created through the import of mike_walton_2011.ged on Aug 20, 2011 by Mike Walton.
  • This person was created on 13 September 2010 through the import of 124-DeCoursey.ged.
  • This person was created through the import of Morris_gedcom.ged on 11 June 2010.
  • This person was created through the import of dyermaeettaaug2010.ged on 11 September 2010.
  • This person was created through the import of Smith-Hunter.ged on 10 March 2011.
  • This person was created through the import of Conley - Dye,_2010-11-16.ged on 24 May 2011.
  • This person was created through the import of OKMay6.ged on 11 May 2011.
  • This person was created through the import of Reba Family Tree_2011-03-12.ged on 13 March 2011.
  • Thanks to Ellen Blackwell for starting this profile.
  • Thank you to George Smith for creating WikiTree profile Brewster-1251 through the import of Smith Family.GED on Sep 7, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by George and others.
  • Thank you to David Harrison for creating WikiTree profile Brewster-1256 through the import of Harrison Family Tree.ged on Aug 22, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by David and others.

Merges

This profile developed through the merging of Brewster-1256 into Brewster-98.

Footnotes

  1. Entered by Tom Bredehoft, Jan 22, 2012
  2. Entered by Tom Bredehoft, Dec 25, 2012
  3. Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick
  4. Entered by Tom Bredehoft, 15/5/2013
  5. Source: #S195 TMPLT FIELD Name: Page
  6. Source: #S538 TMPLT FIELD Name: Page
  7. Source: #S195 TMPLT FIELD Name: Page
  8. Source: #S486 Page: vol. 3, pg. 1393 TMPLT FIELD Name: Page VALUE vol. 3, pg. 1393
  9. Source: #S195 TMPLT FIELD Name: Page
  10. Source: #S186 TMPLT FIELD Name: Page
  11. Entered by Heidi Maxham, Jun 3, 2011


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Collaboration

On May 10, 2016 at 00:31GMT Ann Trueworthy wrote:

Brewster-2054 and Brewster-98 appear to represent the same person because: 2054 is an unsourced duplicate...

On October 19, 2015 at 18:53GMT Bob Tonsmeire wrote:

Brewster-1661 and Brewster-98 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, similar details

On October 19, 2015 at 18:39GMT Bob Tonsmeire wrote:

Brewster-1672 and Brewster-98 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, similar details

On December 7, 2014 at 01:15GMT Becky Syphers wrote:

Patience Brewster Prence is part of the Mayflower Project.

On October 12, 2014 at 19:43GMT A Fabry wrote:

Brewster-1507 and Brewster-98 appear to represent the same person because: You have created a duplicate with Brewster-1507. These need to be merged carefully as Patience Brewster-98 is Project Protected and has an excellent bio and sources.

On October 12, 2014 at 19:40GMT A Fabry wrote:

Shouldn't Patience be part of the PGM project?

On September 27, 2013 at 00:40GMT Tom Bredehoft wrote:

And while I've got your attention, please set her Privacy Level to Open, White. All profiles over 200 years must be set to Open.

On September 18, 2013 at 17:55GMT Tom Bredehoft wrote:

I wish you had studied Wm Brewster's family before you imported this profile. His wife's maiden name is NOT known, Patience is in there already. You could have added your information to her profile. Her mother was not Mary Wyrall.

And while I've got your attention, please set her Privacy Level to Open, White. All profiles over 200 years must be set to Open.



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