William Brewster (1568 A.D – 10 April 1644 A.D), leader of the Pilgrims and a founder of the Plymouth Colony, born probably in Scrooby, England. He studied briefly at Peterhouse, University of Cambridge. From 1584 A.D to 1587 A.D he was in the service of an English ambassador, William Davison, and after 1590 A.D he was bailiff and postmaster in Scrooby.

There he organized a group of religious dissenters, often called the Pilgrims, who in 1606 A.D separated from the Church of England. Two years later Brewster and some Pilgrims, to avoid persecution, moved to the Netherlands, settling in Leiden. He was the ruling elder of the sect, and he supported himself by teaching and by publishing religious books that had been banned by the English government.

With another Pilgrim leader, William Bradford, he returned to England in 1619 A.D  and secured a patent from the Virginia Company for a tract of land in America. Brewster remained in England until September 16, 1620 A.D, when he boarded the Mayflower for the trip to America. He was a signer of the Mayflower Compact and of the constitution of Plymouth Colony, and he continued as a leader of the colony. Until 1629 A.D, when an ordained minister was appointed, Brewster was the only church officer at the Plymouth Colony.

you may also like to read about: Lal Bahadur Rajwar, Danda Singh, Santa Bahadur, and listen to popular Hindi music of the best singers, and watch movies based on love stories do you also want to play games on iOS,  after you get tired and sleepy you can listen and watch to the healing mediation music for deep sleep and relaxation videos in Rajawar mediation music and videos of chicks, hen, dog, and chicken friendship. after visiting natural places on the screen you can take pictures and reduce their size by using the Image Compressor tool the best tool available online to compress images, age calculator, English to Nepali, generate fancy text or fancy text generator to make your text look unique can attract your friends. you can capture the image file and convert them from PNG to JPEG converter online and also image to webp for the smaller size. to share these pictures online you have to use WhatsApp messaging service by downloading WhatsApp software. you can use typing master online to speed up your typing skills. you can convert unit from the unit converter. you can also download youtube thumbnails from a youtube thumbnail downloader. you can look at the Nepali calendar for celebration or festival dates. you can also recover your old photos and videos through CD DVD Recovery Toolbox Software for free and you can share them by posting them to your blogs and websites hosted on the best web hosting platforms or service providers in the world.

Previous articleWho was John Cabell Breckinridge? (January 16, 1821 A.D – May 17, 1875 A.D)
Next articleWho was Stephen Gerald Breyer? (August 15, 1938 A.D – 2021 A.D)