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About George Bruce (Brush)

http://archive.org/stream/registeroflynnhi17lynn/registeroflynnhi17lynn_djvu.txt

Full text of "The register of the Lynn historical society, Lynn, Massachusetts"

George Bruce^, a Scotch prisoner of war in the battle of Dunbar, settled in Woburn about 1652 ; d. 1692 ; m. Dec. 20, 1659, Elizabeth Clarke, of Watertown. b. 1642, d. 1710.

Info on the Battle of Dunbar:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Dunbar_%281650%29

http://www.scotwars.com/battle_of_dunbar.htm

http://www.british-civil-wars.co.uk/military/1650-dunbar.htm

"A Scotchman who changed his name to Bruce."

Sources 

  • Book of the Lockes : a genealogical and historical record of the descendants of William Locke, of Woburn ; with an appendix containing a history of the Lockes in England, also of the family of John Locke, of Hampton, N. H., and kindred families and individuals, Locke, John Goodwin, (Boston and Cambridge, Massachusetts: James Monroe and Company, 1853.), pages 300-301 (Reliability: 3).
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George Bruce's Timeline

1634
1634
Scotland, OR Woburn, Massachusetts
1659
December 28, 1659
Age 25
Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
1661
October 20, 1661
Age 27
Woburn,Middlesex,Mass
1663
January 20, 1663
Age 29
Woburn,Middlesex,Mass
1665
June 15, 1665
Age 31
Woburn, MA, USA
1667
April 28, 1667
Age 33
Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1670
April 18, 1670
Age 36
Woburn,Middlesex,Mass
1670
Age 36
1672
August 24, 1672
Age 38
Woburn,Middlesex,Mass
1674
January 18, 1674
Age 40
Woburn,Middlesex,Mass