Martha Browne (Unknown) (1589 - 1633) MP

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Nicknames: "Widow Martha Ford", "Marsha Foorde", "Martha Brown", "Martha Keziah Taylor"
Birthplace: Inkburrow, Worcestershire, England
Death: Died in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About Martha Browne (Unknown)

Widow Martha Foord and children sailed on ship "Fortune" in 1621, married to the ship's master, and one of the two women on board. Referred to as "Widdo Ford" in Bradford's History of the Plimoth Plantation. Husband died on ship. Delivered of a son on the first night she landed. Married "Mayflower Passenger" Peter Browne in 1623 as his first wife; he married Mary 2nd.

"Mrs. Marsha Ford and her sons, William and Thomas Ford, were passengers on the ship Fortune which left London about August, 1621, and arrived at Cape Cod on November 9, 1621."

Children with William Foorde

  1. John Ford
  2. Martha Ford. Married William Nelson

Children with Peter Brown (married about 1624)

  1. Mary BROWNE b: 1625 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Married Ephraim Tinkham.
  2. Priscilla BROWN b: 1627 in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Married William Allen.

Origins

Unknown. Parents seen as Richard Barker & Mary Woodgate with no supporting evidence

Sources

  1. A genealogical profile of Peter Browne, (a collaboration of Plimoth Plantation and New England Historic Genealogical Society accessed 2013)

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Martha Browne's Timeline

1589
1589
Inkburrow, Worcestershire, England
1617
1617
Age 28
Devon, England
1617
Age 28
England
1619
1619
Age 30
Bruton,,Somerset,England
1621
November 9, 1621
Age 32
Plymouth, , MA
1624
1624
Age 35
Plymouth,Plymouth,Massachusetts,USA
1627
June 1, 1627
Age 38
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1629
1629
Age 40
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
1633
May 22, 1633
Age 44
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
1796
1796
Age 44