Penelope Winslow

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Penelope Winslow (Pelham)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bures, England
Death: Died in Marshfield (Plymouth) Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Winslow Cemetery, Marshfield (Plymouth) Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Herbert lll Pelham, Esq. and Jemima Pelham
Wife of Josiah Winslow, Governor of Plymouth Colony
Mother of Infant Winslow; Elizabeth Burton; Edward Winslow, III and Hon. Isaac WINSLOW, Esq.
Sister of Nathaniel Pelham and Edward Pelham

Occupation: Very old lineage
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About Penelope Winslow

Penelope Pelham was born about 1630 in Bures, England to Herbert Pelham and Jemima Waldegrave. Penelope immigrated with her family to Cambridge, MA in 1639. She married Josiah Winslow, son of Mayflower passenger Edward Winslow in 1651. Josiah was the first native born General and Governor of the Colonies. Her son, Judge Issac Winslow built the Winslow House in 1699 on the same grounds granted to his grandfather, Edward in the original Pilgrim land grants.

Penelope first lived at Carswell with her in-laws Edward and Susanna Winslow. Even after Edwards death in 1655 Susanna continued to live with Penelope and Josiah for another 25 years. After Josiah died in 1680 (the same year that Susanna died) Penelope lived most of the remaining 25 year of her life with her son Issac and his wife Sarah Wensley in the house he built (Winslow House) on the Careswell grounds.

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Penelope Winslow's Timeline

1632
1632
Bures, England
1633
1633
Age 1
Bures
1633
Age 1
Bures (Essex) England
1633
Age 1
England
1633
Age 1
Bures (Essex) England
1651
1651
Age 19
London, Middlesex County, England
1658
March 13, 1658
Age 26
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
1664
April 8, 1664
Age 32
Marshfield (Plymouth) Massachusetts
1667
May 14, 1667
Age 35
Marshfield, MA
1671
1671
Age 39
family estate in the village of Marshfield, MA