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Major William BRADFORD, Jr.

Male 1624 - 1703  (78 years)


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  • Name William BRADFORD 
    Prefix Major 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 17 Jun 1624  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Feb 1703  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • “William resided on the north side of Jones River in section known as Stony Brook, Kingston. He inherited a large estate from his father. He was Major, Commander-in-chief of Plymouth Forces at Great Swamp Fight 1675 and severely wounded. He was Deputy 1657, assistant 1658-1681, Deputy Governor of Plymouth 1682-1686, 1689-1691, Member of Council of Massachusetts 1691, Treasure of Province of Massachusetts Bay in Charter of 1692, Councillor 16t92-1698, and one of Governor Andros council in 1687.
      William died on a Saturday. His tombstone is on Burial Hill next to his father’s. His will mentions wife, living children, and grandson William. Alice inherited property from her mother, also her children. She also inherited from her father.”«s27» [1]
    Person ID I6442  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2021 

    Father Governor William BRADFORD,   b. 19 Mar 1589, Austerfield, South Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1657, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Alice CARPENTER,   b. 3 Aug 1590, Wrington, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1670, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1623  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2416  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Alice RICHARDS,   b. 16 Jun 1627, Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1703, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Aft 23 Apr 1650 
    Children 
     1. John Kingston BRADFORD,   b. 20 Feb 1652, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1736, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. William BRADFORD,   b. 11 Mar 1654, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas BRADFORD,   b. Abt 1657, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Alice BRADFORD,   b. 1659, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1745, Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +5. Mercy BRADFORD,   b. 2 Sep 1660, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1700, Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     6. Hannah BRADFORD,   b. 9 May 1662, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Melatiah BRADFORD,   b. 1 Nov 1664, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Samuel BRADFORD,   b. Jun 1667, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Mary BRADFORD,   b. Abt 1668, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Sarah BRADFORD,   b. 12 Dec 1671, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F2415  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary FITCH,   b. 1643 
    Married 1655/75 
    Children 
    +1. Joseph BRADFORD,   b. 18 Apr 1675, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Israel BRADFORD,   b. 1678
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F2419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mary ATWOOD,   d. 6 Jan 1714 
    Married Abt 1676 
    Children 
     1. Ephraim BRADFORD
     2. David BRADFORD,   b. 1690
     3. Hezekiah BRADFORD
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F2420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S27] Our William Bradford Descendants., Robert Dale Jones., (Copyright October 26, 2006.).