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Deacon William Brewster
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Birth: 1646
Death: Nov. 3, 1723

He "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'". 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Love Brewster (1611 - 1651)
  Sarah Collier Brewster Park (1616 - 1691)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Partridge Brewster (1650 - 1743)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Brewster Smith (1674 - 1743)*
  William Brewster (1683 - 1768)*
  Benjamin Brewster (1688 - 1752)*
  Joseph Brewster (1693 - 1767)*
  Joshua Brewster (1698 - 1776)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Brewster Bartlett (1635 - 1668)*
  Wrestling Brewster (1644 - 1696)*
  William Brewster (1646 - 1723)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Here lies y^e body of Deacon William Brewster
who departed this live Nov^br^y^e 3^rd 1723
aged near 78 years"
 
Burial:
Myles Standish Burying Ground
Duxbury
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Bradley Moody
Originally Created by: Sue Williams
Record added: Sep 11, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6769449
Deacon William Brewster
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Deacon William Brewster
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Deacon William Brewster
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Added by: Ken Saccocia
 
 
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Gone but not forgotten. Families are forever. My 12th GGF who arrived on the Mayflower.
- Donna Christensen Molgard
 Added: Jul. 13, 2017
Rest In Peace (8th Grandfather).
- Member#47194125
 Added: May. 4, 2017
My 9th great grandfather RIP
- Harley Lusher
 Added: Apr. 22, 2017
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