There is little certainty about Patience's birth date, sources vary between 1595 and 1603. Research may not hold the answer.
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.  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
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.
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
Marriage Date: 5 AUG 1624 Plymouth, Massachusetts (Plymouth)
Marriage Date: 1 JUL 1590 Scrooby, Yorkshire, England
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
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This profile developed through the merging of Brewster-1256 into Brewster-98.
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.
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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