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Major William Bradford

Major William Bradford

Male 1624 - 1704  (79 years)

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  • Name Major William Bradford 
    Prefix Major 
    Born 17 Jun 1624  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    _UID EF1A8B73F6D44BA294D957EE7669B6B9BEA2 
    Buried Feb 1704  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 20 Feb 1704  Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Notes 
    • Major William Bradford commanded the First Company of the Plymouth County regiment. He had 158 men under his command when his company took part in a preemptive attack on the Naragansett Indians in Kingston, Rhode Island.
    Person ID I598101  7_families
    Last Modified 23 May 2012 

    Father William Bradford, (Mayflower),   b. 19 Mar 1589, Austerfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1657, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Alice Carpenter,   b. 16 Dec 1593, Wrington, Somersetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1670, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1623  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F217213  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Alice Richards,   b. 1629, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 4 Dec 1671, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1650  , Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. John Kingston Bradford,   b. 20 Feb 1652, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1736  (Age 84 years)
    +2. William Bradford,   b. 11 Mar 1654, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1687  (Age 33 years)
     3. Thomas Bradford,   b. Abt 1658, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1731, Windham, Windham, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     4. Mercy Bradford,   b. 2 Sep 1660, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1700  (Age 39 years)
     5. Alice Bradford,   b. 1659, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1745, Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     6. Hannah Bradford,   b. 9 May 1662, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1738  (Age 76 years)
     7. Melatiah Bradford,   b. 1 Nov 1664, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Mary Bradford,   b. 1668, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1720  (Age 52 years)
     9. Samuel Bradford,   b. Abt 1667, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1720  (Age ~ 53 years)
     10. Sarah Bradford,   b. 1671, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F217216  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Miss Fitch,   d. Bef 1677 
    Married Abt 1673  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F217217  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Mary Atwood,   b. 1642, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1715, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Abt 1676  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Israel Bradford,   b. 1677, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1760, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Ephraim Bradford,   b. 1685, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1746  (Age 61 years)
    +3. David Bradford,   b. Bef 1687, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1730, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years)
     4. Hezekiah Bradford,   b. Bef 1687, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F25373571  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jun 1624 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jan 1650 - , Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1673 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1676 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Feb 1704 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Feb 1704 - Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    William Bradford cemetery marker
    William Bradford cemetery marker
    Major William Bradford cemetery marker
    Major William Bradford cemetery marker

  • Sources 
    1. [S7688] William Bradford of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations, Robert S. Wakefield, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1987), 2 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S308] Burial Hill 1990s, Barbara J. Bradford Robinson, Howard E. Robinson, Cynthia L. Robinson, (Plymouth: Plymouth Public Library Corporation, 2000 Surety:3), 123 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S7688] William Bradford of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations, Robert S. Wakefield, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1987), 3 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S7688] William Bradford of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations, Robert S. Wakefield, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1987), 1 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1452813] William Bradford of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations, Robert S. Wakefield, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1987), 3 (Reliability: 3).