Gilbert Winslow, "Mayflower" Passenger

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Gilbert Winslow

Birthplace: Droitwich, Worcestershire, England
Death: Died in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Place of Burial: Ludlow, Shropshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Winslow and Magdalene Winslow (Olyver)
Brother of Gov. Edward Winslow, "Mayflower" Passenger; John Winslow, Sr.; Eleanor Hilton; Kenelm Winslow, I; Elizabeth Winslow and 3 others
Half brother of Margaret Winslow; Richard Winslow and Robert Winslow

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About Gilbert Winslow, "Mayflower" Passenger

Gilbert Winslow was the younger brother of Edward Winslow, and came to America on the Mayflower 1621. He returned to England sometime between 1623 and 1627, and according to William Bradford writing in 1651, he had died in England. He was buried on 11 October 1631, Ludlow, Shropshire, England. [1] He did not marry and had no children.


  • Gilbert's burial and probate records were recently discovered at Ludlow, Shropshire, England. His estate was valued at just over £30, and was administered by his brother Edward. [1]


  1. Mayflower History: Gilbert Winslow
  2. Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historical & Genealogical Society, 1995), "Gilbert Winslow".citing NEHGR 4:297, 21:120 paid subscription needed


  1. Neil D. Thompson, FASG, "The English Burial and Estate Administration of Gilbert Winslow of Plymouth Colony," New England Historical and Genealogical Register 81:246.
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Gilbert Winslow, "Mayflower" Passenger's Timeline

October 29, 1600
Droitwich, Worcestershire, England
October 29, 1600
St Peters, Droitwich, Worcester, England
Age 26
Returned To England By 1627
October 11, 1631
Age 30
Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
October 11, 1631
Age 30
Ludlow, Shropshire, England