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William Holbrook

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Glastonbury, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Scituate, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Holbrook of Weymouth; Thomas Holbrook; Jane Holbrooke and Jane Holbrook
Husband of Elizabeth Holbrook and Abigail Holbrook
Father of Elizabeth Sprague (Holbrook); Samuel Holbrook, Sr.; Hopestill Read; Mehitable Sprague; Jane Balcom and 5 others
Brother of Capt. John Holbrook; Thomas Holbrook, II; Anne Reynolds; Elizabeth Hatch, of Weymouth and Jane Drake (Holbrook)
Half brother of Experience McIntosh

Occupation: Captain
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About Capt. William Holbrook

Christened in 1620 in England.

Listed as Captain William Holbrook, Sr.

He married Elizabeth the daughter of the widow Elizabeth Pitts (died at Scituate). He married Abigail widow of Robert Sharp and Thomas Clapp (of Scituate). He resided in Weymouth until about 1663 when he removed to Mendon. The indians drove him back in 1676 when he settled in Scituate. He made his will 11/9/1696.

Sources:

  1. Ancestors of American Presidents, Gary Boyd Roberts, 1995. Page: 260
  2. The American Genealogist. Page: 67:38
  3. The Great Migration, Immigrants to New England 1634-35, Robert Anderson. Page: III:352

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1620
June 12, 1620
Glastonbury, Somerset, England
June 12, 1620
Glastonbury, Somerset, England, \
June 12, 1620
St Johns,Glastonbury,Somersetshire,England
June 12, 1620
St Johns, Glastonbury, Somersetshire, England
June 12, 1620
St John The Baptist, Glastonbury, Somersetshire, England
June 12, 1620
St Johns, Glastonbury, Somersetshire, England
June 12, 1620
St Johns, Glastonbury, Somersetshire, England
June 12, 1620
St Johns, Glastonbury, Somerset, England
June 12, 1620
St Johns, Glastonbury, Somersetshire, England
June 12, 1620
St Johns, Glastonbury, Somerset, ENG