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Status summary

Completed as of May 6, 2021:

  • Recruiting additional matrilineal (direct female-line) Lucretia (Oldham) Brewster descendants for full mtDNA testing - anyone interested in submitting their DNA for testing should contact MayflowerDNA1620@gmail.com

Biography

First Generation

Ann Addis was daughter of William Addis[1] was baptized Frampton-on-Severne, Gloucestershire, England 17 Mar 1628/9 and died (East) Norwich (now Preston), CT 9 May 1709. She married twice, first Boston 24 Jun 1653 Ambrose Darte (d. 16545 w/o children) and second Norwich "last day of Feb." 1659/60 (Capt.) Benjamin Brewster/Bruster and they had (Norwich): Mary (1660), Ann (1662), Jonathan (1664), Benjamin (1666), William (1669), Ruth (1671), Benjamin (1673) and Elizabeth (1676).

Second Generation (born Norwich, CT)

Mary Brewster was born N10 Dec 1660 and died 25 Aug 1751. She married Norwich 28 Nov 1678 Samuel Fitch and they had: Mary (1679/80 n.f.r.), Samuel (1681-b1688), Hezekiah (1682/3), Elizabeth (1684), Abigail (1686), Samuel (1688), Benjamin (1691), John (1693), Jabez (1695) and Pelatiah (1698).

Ann Brewster was born 29 Sep 1662 and died of Preston, CT aft 11 Jun 1718. She married abt 1684 Matthew Coy (II) and they had: Daniel (1685), Jonathan (1687), Ruth (1689), Matthew (1692), Samuel (1695), Mary (bp 1701 n.f.r.) and Elizabeth (bp 1702 n.f.r.).

Ruth Brewster was born 16 Sep 1671 and died Norwich 22 Aug 1734. She married Norwich 15 Jun 1692 (Dea.) Thomas Adgate (II) and they had: Ruth (1693), Mary (1694), Rebeckah (1697 m Isaac Huntington, likely no ch.), Hannah (1699), Thomas (1702), Matthew (1706), Martha (1710) and Lucy (1714-1717/8).

Elizabeth Brewster was born 23 Jun 1676 and died Norwich 9 Mar 1744. She married Norwich 4 Jul 1706 Daniel Meeks/Mix and they had: Jonathan (1707), Thomas (1710), Daniel (1710), John (1713), Amasa (1717) and James (1721).

Third Generation (born Norwich)

Elizabeth Fitch born 15 Feb 1684 and died Stonington, CT 8 Feb 1714/5. She married Stonington 15 Apr 1712 Samuel Mason and they had one child: Mehitable (1713-1713).

Abigail Fitch born 1 Feb 1686 and died Preston bef May 1739. She married twice, first 1712 James Clarke and second, Windham 17 Oct 1722 Barnard Case. By her first husband she had: Abigail (1715 m Jacob Burnap), Mary and James. By her second husband she had Elizabeth (1725).


Ruth Coy born 7 Oct 1689 and died New London 25 Oct 1752. She married New London 19 Jun 1726 Samuel Atwell and they had: Ruth (1727), Benjamin (1730) and Thankful (1740).


Ruth Adgate born 27 Mar 1692/3 and died Norwich 23 Feb 1728/9. She married Norwich 14 Dec 1714 (Lieut.) John Edgerton (II) and they had: Ruth (1715 m Peter Huntington), Mary (1717 m Ezekial Story & Joseph Freeman [III]), John (1720), Lucy (1723 m Isaac Huntington) and Elisha (1726).

Mary Adgate born 27 Aug 1694 and died Norwich 26 Mar 1740. She married Norwich 13 Nov 1718 Benjamin Lathrop/Lothrop and they had: Lucy (1719), Benjamin (1721), Cyprian (1722), Matthew (1725-1732), Gideon (1727-1732), Mary (1729-1736), Arunah (1732-1732), Rhoda (1734-1735), Arunah (son, 1735), Mary (1737) and Abigail (1740).

Hannah Adgate born 10 Aug 1699 and died Norwich 28 May 1766.[2] She married Norwich 28 Mar 1738 (Dea.) John Durkee and they had: Hannah (1739-1744) and Mercy (1742-1743).

Martha Adgate was born born 9 Oct 1710[3] and died Norwich 6 May 1755. She married Norwich 22 Dec 1731 Eleazer Waterman and they had: Martha (1732-1733), Ruth (1734), Eleazer (1736), John (1739) and Peter (1741).

  1. Likely the William Addis, son of Thomas, baptized at Pauntley, Gloucestershire, England 10 Jun 1604.
  2. Conflicting, unconfirmed evidence states she died Norwich 3 Feb 1735 and was not the wife of (Dea.) John Durkee.
  3. However, the church records have her baptized 16 May 1710).

DNA results TBD

Previous mtDNA testing

To date, no one who has identified themselves as being a matrilineal (all female line) descendant of Ann ADDIS Darte has publicly revealed they have mtDNA testing. This testing may help identify some branches of the family.

References & External Links

  • Lambert Merrick, Barbara, ed. by Scott Andrew Bartley, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: vol. 24 Brewster General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, MA. part 1 (first four generations) 2014
  • Lambert Merrick, Barbara, ed. by Scott Andrew Bartley, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: vol. 24 Brewster General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, MA. part 2 (fifth and sixth generation from son Jonathan) 2019
  • Anderson, Robert Charles, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633), New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA 1995