1589–1657

March 19, 1589, Aus­ter­field, York­shire, Eng­land.

May 9, 1657, Ply­mouth, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

Bu­ri­al Hill Ce­me­te­ry, Ply­mouth, Mas­sa­chu­setts.

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Bradford is best known to the se­cu­lar world as Gov­er­nor of Ply­mouth Colony. He sailed to Ply­mouth on the fa­mous ship May­flow­er in 1620, and was elect­ed to of­fice at least 30 times.

His works in­clude:

  1. And Truly It Is a Most Glorious Thing