List of descendants of William Bradford (Plymouth governor)

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William Bradford (1590–1657) was the governor of Plymouth Colony (now part of Massachusetts) for most of his life. Descendants of William Bradford, some of whom are listed here, have achieved noteworthy standing in numerous fields.

Descendants[edit]

Julia Bradford- 2004

Discredited descendants[edit]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd. "Genealogical Thoughts by Gary Boyd Roberts #14". New England Historic Genealogical Society. Archived from the original on July 20, 2011. Retrieved 2007-06-24. 
  2. ^ "Mabel Keyes Babcock". Lewiston Daily Sun, December 8, 1931.
  3. ^ Newcomb, Bethuel Merritt (1923). Andrew Newcomb and his Descendants: A Revised Edition of "Genealogical Memoir of the Newcomb Family" by John Bearse Newcomb. New Haven, CT: The Tuttle, Morhouse, and Taylor Co.
    Daniel LeRoy Martineau, mentioned in the book, is the grandfather of the Baldwin brothers.
  4. ^ Morris, Roy (1996). Ambrose Bierce: Alone In Bad Company. New York: Crown, p. 10. Retrieved on 2007-05-05.
  5. ^ Bradford, Gamaliel. Correspondence: Guide. Houghton Library, Harvard College University. Retrieved on 2007-05-04.
  6. ^ Robert Fiske Bradford Papers, 1909-1971, Massachusetts Historical Society; accessed 4 June 2007.
  7. ^ "Blue Bloods," Time; 19 September 1938. On-line source: Time On-line; accessed 4 June 2007.
  8. ^ William Bradford V (or William Bradford the Younger) was Deputy Governor of the Plymouth Colony from 1682 - 1686 and from 1689 to 1692 when the colony was merged with the Massachusetts Bay Colony
  9. ^ See The Mayflower and the Pilgrims' New World by Nathaniel Philbrick, published by Penguin, 2008. https://books.google.com/books?id=H0_P-q9GM_gC&printsec=frontcover&dq=The+Mayflower+and+the+Pilgrims%27+New+World&hl=en&sa=X&ei=wt5kVO-cPIS3yASrkYHwCQ&ved=0CCIQuwUwAA#v=onepage&q=The%20Mayflower%20and%20the%20Pilgrims%27%20New%20World&f=false
  10. ^ William Bradford: Sailing Ships and Arctic Seas
  11. ^ The Mayflower Quarterly, Vol. 51, General Society of Mayflower Descendants: 1985 (quarterly journal).
  12. ^ Fitch, Noel Riley. Appetite for Life: The Biography of Julia Child; New York: Doubleday, 1999; pp. 10.
  13. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd. "Genealogical Thoughts by Gary Boyd Roberts #36", New England Historic Genealogical Society. On-line source (americanancestors.org); accessed 5 May 2007.
  14. ^ See Samuel E. Dimmick article for lineage and sources.
  15. ^ Doubleday, Frank Nelson. The Memoirs of a Publisher; New York: Doubleday, 1972; appendices.
  16. ^ See ref for Frederic Edwin Church.
  17. ^ McGilligan, Patrick. Clint: The Life And Legend; New York: St. Martin's Press, 2002; pp. 13.
  18. ^ http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~edgerton/FrankEugene1875.htm
  19. ^ Hollick, Martin E. (2008). "Notable Kin: The New England Ancestry of Drew Gilpin Faust, Harvard's 28th President". AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society. Retrieved 2010-04-21. 
  20. ^ Sally Field's ancestry was researched by Henry Gates and staff, for the PBS television series, Finding Your Roots, which aired November 11, 2014. [1]/
  21. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd. Notable Kin: Volume Two; Santa Clara, CA: Carl Boyer, 1999.
  22. ^ Sleeper, Jim. "The American Lamonts," The New York Times, "Opinions and Editorials;" on-line publication: 15 October 2006; accessed 5 May 2007.
  23. ^ Lamont, Corliss, ed. The Thomas Lamonts In America; New York: A. S. Barnes, 1971. The family-published history of the Lamont family in America details how the socialist Lamonts arrived in America in the 1750s and married into New England Pilgrim and Puritan families, including descendants of William Bradford.
  24. ^ The Mayflower Quarterly, Vol. 64, General Society of Mayflower Descendants: 1998 (quarterly journal).
  25. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd and Wood, Michael J. "Notable Kin: Foreign Prime Ministers or Presidents with New England-Derived Forebears or Wives: Part II - Europe", New England Historic Genealogical Society. On-line source (AmericanAncestors.org); accessed 10 June 2007.
  26. ^ Ancestry of Mitt Romney (This link shows McClellan's (and Benjamin Spock's) descent from the Joshua Ripley who married Mary Backus, also ancestors of Christopher Reeve. Look at the source for Reeve to see that Joshua Ripley was the son of Joshua Ripley and Hannah Bradford, the grandson of William Bradford and Alice Richards, and the great-grandson of Governor William Bradford.)
  27. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd. "Royal Descents, Notable Kin, and Printed Sources #48", New England Historic Genealogical Society. On-line source (AmericanAncestors.org); accessed 1 June 2007.
  28. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd. "Royal Descents, Notable Kin, and Printed Sources #77", New England Historic Genealogical Society. On-line source (AmericanAncestors.org); accessed 4 May 2007.
  29. ^ Ancestry of William Rehnquist (William Bradford, #1702 in Rehnquist's ahnentafel, was the son of Governor William Bradford.)
  30. ^ Scott, Fred. Clifton William Scott and Mildred Evelyn Bradford Scott of Ashfield, Mass.: Volume 1 (Genealogical record); iUniverse, 2004; pp. 423.
  31. ^ Young, Alfred. Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier; New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004; pp. 4-5.
  32. ^ See ref for George B. McClellan.
  33. ^ See first ref for Deborah Sampson.
  34. ^ Roberts, Gary Boyd. "Genealogical Thoughts by Gary Boyd Roberts #42", New England Historic Genealogical Society. On-line source (AmericanAncestors.org); accessed 10 June 2007.
  35. ^ Pierce, Edward L. Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1, Perseus Digital Library, Tufts University; on-line source, accessed 15 June 2007.
  36. ^ "Noah Webster"; Encyclopædia Britannica, 11th ed. (1911). On-line source: "Classic Encyclopedia;" accessed 4 May 2007
  37. ^ Biddle, Flora Miller. The Whitney Women and the Museum They Made New York: Arcade Publishing, 1999; pp. 26. Account of F. M. Biddle, president emeritus of the Whitney Museum, describes the descent of W. C. Whitney's mother Laurinda Collins (Whitney) from Bradford.
  38. ^ "William Collins Whitney (1841 - 1904)". The Whitney Research Group, 1999; accessed 4 May 2007.
  39. ^ Executive Producer of The Really Big Show on WKNR 850AM ESPN Cleveland
  40. ^ "Mr. Playboy"; Isenberg, Barbara. Time, on-line: 2 October 2005; accessed 4 May 2007.
  41. ^ The Mayflower Quarterly, "Letters," Vol. 72, No. 2 (June 2006), publication of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants.