Alice Anne <I>Carpenter</I> Bradford

Alice Anne Carpenter Bradford

Weymouth, Weymouth and Portland Borough, Dorset, England
Death 26 Mar 1670 (aged 79)
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot B247 - Near husband's stone
Memorial ID 40142433 View Source

Tenth Great-Grandmother

Alice was the wife of William Bradford (Governor of Plymouth Colony), according to "Epitaphs from Burial Hill", Plymouth, Massachusetts, from 1657 to 1892, by Bradford Kingman, pg. 3. She married Governor Bradford on 14 Aug 1623 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., MA.

Wife of Edward Southworth, married in Leyden on 28 May 1613, mother of Thomas and Constant, born in Leyden. She came to the colonies on the Anne with a Mr Snow and her son, Thomas Southworth.

Alice's and William's children were:

William Bradford #7190993
B 6/17/1624
D 2/20/1703/04

Mercy Bradford
b 6/1627
D 5/09/1657

Joseph Bradford
B 1630
D 7/10/1715

"Epitaphs From Burial Hill," by Bradford Kingman, [p. 2] that Alice Bradford is no doubt buried near her husband's monument, but there is no gravestone for her.
Above information provided by Find A Grave Member: Sandra Lennox (#47383634). Thank you.

According to the Anne passenger list, Alice came to the colonies with her sons (plural), Constant and Thomas Southworth.
Info by Find A Grave Member: K&O&D (#47097614). Thank you.

Additional child: Mercy Bradford, b. before 1627, Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, MA
source "Mayflower Families Through Five Generations", Volume 22, William Bradford. Page 3. Children of William and Alice (Carpenter) (Southworth) Bradford.

Contributor: Family MF
This info was sent to me:
Alice Carpenter and her husband, Gov. William Bradford are mentioned as ancestors in "Katie's Kin, Recollections & Research", copyright Oct. 2020 and privately published by Kathleen Mary Thomas.

Sent by: Contributor: KT (46789591)
Robert Charles Anderson's "The Pilgrim Migration" in his article on Alice's sister Priscilla Carpenter (p93-95) states Alice and her sisters were born in Wrington, Somerset, England. Several other sources support this.

Contributor: L B Thornton (48595475)
Thank you.

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