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Joseph Bradford

Male Abt 1630 - 1715  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name Joseph Bradford 
    Born Abt 1630  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Buried Jul 1715  Burial Hill, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 15 Jul 1715  Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Will of William Bradford - The last Will and Testament Nunckupative of Mr William Bradford senir: Deceased May the Ninth 1657 and exhibited to the court held att Plymouth June 3d 1657

      Mr William Bradford senir: being weake in body but in prfect memory haveing Defered the forming of his Will in hopes of haveing the healp of Mr Thomas Prence therin; feeling himselfe very weake and drawing on to the conclusion of his mortall life spake as followeth; I could have Desired abler then myselfe in the Desposing of that I have; how my estate is none knowes better then youerselfe, said hee to Lieftenant Southworth; I have Desposed to John and William alreddy theire proportions of land which they are possessed of;

      My Will is that my son Josepth bee made in some sort equall to his brethern out of my estate;

      My further Will is that my Deare & loveing wife Allice Bradford shalbee the sole Exequitrix of my estate; and for her future maintainance my Will is that my Stocke in the Kennebecke Trad be reserved for her Comfortable Subsistence as farr as it will extend and soe further in any such way as may bee Judged best for her;

      I further request and appoint my welbeloved Christian ffrinds Mr Thomas Prence Captaine Thomas Willett and Lieftenant Thomas Southworth to be the Suppervissors for the Desposing of my estate according to the prmises Confiding much in theire faithfulnes

      I comend unto youer Wisdome and Descretions some smale bookes written by my owne hand to bee Improved as you shall see meet; In speciall I Comend to you a little booke with a blacke cover wherin there is a word to Plymouth a word to Boston and a word to New England with sundry usefull verses;

      These pticulars were expressed by the said William Bradford Govr the 9th of May 1657 in the prsence of us Thomas Cushman Thomas Southworth Nathaniell Morton; whoe were Deposed before the court held att Plymouth the 3d of June 1657 to the truth of the abovesaid Will that it is the last Will and Testament of the abovesaid Mr William Bradford senir.
    Person ID I606584  7_families
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2005 

    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  [2
    Family ID F217213  Group Sheet

    Family Jael Hobart,   b. 28 Dec 1643, Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1730, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 25 May 1664  Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2006 
    Family ID F220842  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1630 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 May 1664 - Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Jul 1715 - Burial Hill, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jul 1715 - Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • 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. [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).