Thomas Pynchon

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Thomas Pynchon

American Novelist


    Benjamin Brewster

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandfather of Thomas Pynchon
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 148 
    • Birth Date:
    • 7 Jul 1688 
    • Birth Location:
    • Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 7 Nov 1752 
    • Death Location:
    • Preston, New London, Connecticut 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 10 or 16 OCT 1713 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Preston, New London, Connecticut 
  • Additional marriages for Benjamin Brewster


    • Spouse:
    • Sarah Caulkins
    • Marriage Date:
    • 10 Jun 1741
    • Marriage Location:
    • Norwich, New London, Connecticut

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  • Sources for Benjamin Brewster

    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1982, Vol. 136, p. 322.
    • 3 Jones, Emma C. Brewster, The Brewster Genealogy, 1566-1907: A Record of the Descendants of William Brewster of the "Mayflower" . . ., Vol. 1, New York: The Grafton Press Genealogical Publishers (1908), 40, 57-59, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 4 Merrick, Barbara Lambert and Scott Andrew Bartley, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 24, Part 1, William Brewster, Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2014), 252.
    • 5 Merrick, Barbara Lambert, comp., Mayflower Families in Progress: William Brewster of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations, 3rd edition, Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2000), 40, 115-116.
    • 7 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 36, Ancestry.com (Online Database).