Capt. John Brewer I of MA

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John Brewer, I, of MA

Birthdate: (64)
Birthplace: Ipswich, Essex, MA, USA
Death: June 23, 1684 (60-68)
Ipswich, Essex, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Unknown Brewer and Joanna wife of Brewer
Husband of Mary Brewer
Father of Mary P. Chapman (Brewer); Mary Richards (Brewer); William Brewer; John Brewer; Sarah Graves and 7 others

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About Capt. John Brewer I of MA

Parents: unknown Brewer & Joanna Unknown

Spouse: Ann Unknown (1st wife)

               Mary Whitmore (2nd wife)

Children with Ann: John Brewer II (of MA) (b. Nov. 18, 1642)

                                 Hannah Brewer (b. Jan. 18, 1644)

Children with Mary: Mary Brewer (b. 1648)

                                  William Brewer (b. 1653)
                                  Sarah Brewer (b. 1658)
  1. 'A catalogue of the names of the early Puritan settlers of the colony of ... By Royal Ralph Hinman
  3. Pg.322
  4. Brewer, Widow Joanna, of Roxbury, Mass., d. 1688, aged 87 years; said to have come to N. England about 1633, with a family, and to have been the wife of a brother of Daniel Brewer first of Roxbury. "Ann, widow Brewer's daughter d. 1658."
  5. Pg.323
  6. Brewer, Capt. John, of Cambridge, Mass., (probably son of Joanna.) Wife Ann, had son 'John, b. in Cambridge, Nov. 8, 1642', and a daughter Hannah, b. Jan'y 18, 1644. Married 2d wife Mary Whitmore of Lynn, Oct. 23, 1647, and had children, Mary, b. 1648; William, b. 1653; Sarah, b. 1658, married Samuel Graves, of Lynn, March 12, 1678, and had 3 chldren, Crispus, Hannah and Samuel. 'John Jr., settled in Sudbury, m. Elizabeth Rice, and had 9 children, John, b. 1669; Elizabeth, Hannah, James, 1675; Sarah, 1678; Mary, 1680; Abigail, 1682; Martha, 1685, and Jonathan, 1689. From John Brewer, Jr., descended the numerous and respectable families of Sudbury, Framingham, Hopkinton, Tyringham, &c.
  7. 'Historic homes and places and genealogical and personal memoirs ..., Volume 2 edited by William Richard Cutter
  9. Pg. 623
 10. John Brewer, the immigrant ancestor, was born in England about 1620. He settled in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he was a proprietor as early as 1644-45. Very little is known about him. He married Ann __. He removed to Sudbury, Massachusetts, about 1646. His first two children were born in Cambridge, the other three in Sudbury. There was another John Brewer among the early settlers at Ipswich, Massachusetts. Thomas Brewer, very likely his brother, was also a pioneer at Ipswich. The only other early settler in Massachusetts was Daniel Brewer, of Roxbury, who may have been related to John Brewer, of this pedigree. Children of John and Ann Brewer: 1. 'John born October 10, 1642, mentioned below'. 2. Hannah, born January 18, 1645, married, at Sudbury, February 25, 1664, Daniel Goble. 3. Mary, born September 23, 1648. 4. William, born October 6, 1653. 5. Sarah, born March 27, 1658.
 11. 'Genealogical guide to the early settlers of America: with a brief history of ... By Henry Whittemore
 13. Pg. 58
 14. John Brewer, of Cambridge, Mass., by wife Ann had 'John, born 10 Oct., 1642', Hannah 1645. He removed probably to Sudbury, and married Oct. 23, 1647, Mary, daughter of the first John Whitmore, and had, Mary 1648, William Oct. 6, 1653, Sarah 1658.
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 16. 'Genealogical and personal memoirs relating to the families of the ..., Volume 4 edited by William Richard Cutter, William Frederick Adams
 18. Pg. 2477
 19. (VII) John Fox, .........
 20. The line of descent is as follows: (1) John Brewer and his wife Anne from England, were early in Cambridge, Massachusetts, whence they removed to Sudbury in 1647. (2) 'John (2), son of John (1) and Anne Brewer, was born September 10 1642, and resided in Sudbury, where he died January 1, 1691. He married Elizabeth, daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Moore) Rice, born August 4, 1648, in Cambridge. Children: John, Elizabeth, Hannah, James, Sarah, Mary, Abigail, Martha and Jonathan.
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 22. 'The Pioneers of Massachusetts: A Descriptive List, Drawn from Records of the ... By Charles Henry Pope
 24. Pg. 67
 26. John, Cambridge, propr. 1645. Wife Anne; ch. 'John b. 10 (8) 1642', Hannah b. Jan. 18, 1644-5.
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Capt. John Brewer I of MA's Timeline

Essex, MA, USA
September 23, 1648
Age 28
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Age 30
Probably Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
October 6, 1653
Age 33
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
October 6, 1653
Age 33
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 27, 1655
Age 35
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Age 38
Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 26, 1660
Age 40
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Age 40
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)