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Families covered: Brewster of Bulmer, Brewster of Castle Hedingham, Brewster of Halstead Lodge, Brewster of Otten Belchamp, Brewster of White Notley Hall

John Brewster of Rushmere
1. Robert Brewster of Castle Hedingham, Essex (d before 1566)
  m. Joan (d before 16.09.1573)
  A. William Brewster of Castle Hedingham (bur 1583)
  m1. Anne Clopton (bur 1569, dau of William Clopton of Liston Hall)
  i. William Brewster of Castle Hedingham (bpt 31.12.1562, a 1601)
  m. (21.06.1599) Mary Wells (dau of John Wells)
  a. John Brewster (bpt 1600) possibly the John who was father of ...
  (1) James Brewster of Bulmer, co. Esswex (bpt 14.12.1651, bur 16.12.1725)
  m. Elizabeth (a 03.1724)
  (A) James Brewster of Bulmer, Otten Belchamp & London (b 1704-5, d 05.05.1770)
  m. (c05.1727) Frances Coppin (b 1704-5, d 13.07.1767, dau of Richard Coppin of Kennett)
  (i) Waldegrave Brewser of Otten Belchamp (b 01.12.1734, d 30.05.1781, 2nd son)
  m. (c02.1764) Elizabeth Macro (b 1743-4, d 11.03.1799, dau of William Macro of Barrow Hall)
  (a) Robert Waldegrave Brewser of Otten Belchamp (b 1774, dsp 02.1798, 2nd son)
  (b) Elizabeth Brewster (b 1765)
  m. (c05.1805) Samuel Pannell of Cavendish
  (c) Frances Brewster (b 1767)
  m. (c09.1798) Thomas Seabrook (b 1772-3, d 21.07.1829, vicar of Wickhambrook)
  (d) Charlotte Brewster (b 1770, d 18.01.1829)
  m. (20.06.1796) John Newman of Little Waldingfield (b 1764-5, d 15.02.1837, farmer)
  (e) Mary Brewster (b 1727)
  m. (04.08.1807) William Pryke of Great Henny
  (f)+ other issue - Waldegrave (bpt 1772, d infant), Ann (b 1766, d 19.11.1826), William of Brighton (b 1776, a 1798, dsp), Macro (b 1778, d 09.08.1845)
  (ii) Willliam Brewster of White Notley Hall, Essex (bpt 13.04.1740, d 01.08.1795)
  m. (c1765) Rose Nunn (bpt 1743, d 21.10.1829, dau of Philip Nunn of Otten Belchamp by Mary)
  (a) James Brewster of Halstead Lodge, Essex (b c1767, dsp 25.12.1836, Colonel)
  m. (17.04.1805) Elizabeth (widow of Isaac Emmery of Halstead Lodge)
  (b) William Brewster of Black Notley Lodge, Essex (bpt 1773, d 1858, 3rd son)
  ((1)) Selina Brewster
  ((2)) Elizabetrh Grimwood Brewster (b 1797-8, d 18.07.1833)
  m. (17.03.1825) John Posford Osborne of Colchester (b c1793, d 04.11.1863)
  (c) Sturgeon Nunn Brewster of White Notley Hall (b 26.10.1775, d 08.11.1840) had issue
  m. (27.06.1803) Mary Burder (bpt 15.11.1781, d 11.04.1853, dau of John Burder of Great Yeldham)
  (d) Thomas Brewster of Wade's Hill, Hertfordshire (b 1777) had issue
  m. Catherine Rogers (b 1781-2, d 29.12.1842, dau of John Rogers of Broxbourne Park)
  (e) Joseph Nunn Brewster of Tolleshunt D'Arcy then Greenstead Hall, later of Halstead Lodge (b 17.01.1783, d 27.08.1862, surgeon ) had issue
  m. (04.12.1810) Elizabeth Chase (b 02.09.1789, d 1842, dau of Edward Chase of Maldon by Sarah)
  (f) Mary Brewster (b 1770)
  m. (04.10.1791) John Cousins of Mildenhall
  (g) Charlotte Brewster (b 1772)
  m. (22.11.1809) Thomas Allen of Witham
  (h)+ other issue - William (bpt 1769, d young), Frances (bpt 1776, d 17.10.1829?), Elizabeth Dinah of Boreham Place 9bpt 1779), Cleer Griggs (bpt 1781)
  (iii)+ other issue - James (a 1741, dvp), Frances (bpt 1736)
  (B) John Brewster of Bulmer (d 1800, farmer) had issue
  m. (c1731) Elizabeth Candler of Lyden
  (C) Sarah Brewster
  m. John Parmeter
  (D) Martha Brewster (b c1703, a 02.1737/8)
  m. (c1726) Robert Andrews of Auberies in Bulmer (b c1662, d before 09.02.1737/8)
  (E) Judith Brewster
  m. (c11.1731) Edward Poole of Stanton
  (F) Elizabeth Brewster (b c1695)
  m. (c1713) John Pike of Bulmer (b c1691)
(G) Frances Brewster (b c1703)
  m. (c1724) Robert Poole of Stansted (b c1703, plumber)
  b.+ other issue - Anthony (bpt 1601, 1650, Lt. Colonel), William (bpt 1602)
  ii. Catherine Brewster
  m1. (05.05.1583) Thomas Hardwick of York (d 03.1592/3)
  m2. William Neville of York
  iii.+ other issue - Cordell (bpt 06.04.1564), Bridget (bpt 17.05.1563, bur 1566)
  m2. (14.05.1574) Mirabel Poley (dau of John Poley of Badley by Anne, dau of Thomas, Lord Wentworth)
  v. Thomas Brewster of Wickham Market, Suffolk (bpt 1581, d before 27.09.1645, younger son) had issue
  m. Elizabeth
  vi. Anne Brewster (bpt 1579, bur 12.11.1616)
  m1. Thomas Kirby of Kirby Hall & Henham (d 26.10.1603)
  m2. Sir Thomas Seckford of Seckford Hall (d 1610)
  m3. Sir Robert Quarles of Stewards, Romford (b 1580, d before 24.05.1639, m1. Hester Lewkner, m3. Mary Parvish)
  vii.+ other issue - John (bpt 17.07.1575, d before 1609 in Ireland), Edmund (bpt 31.03.1577, bur 08.08.1633, of Gray's Inn), William of Great Bealings (bpt 1580, d 10.1624, had issue), Edward of Woodbridge (bpt 17.09.1581, d before 15.12.1637)
  B. Robert Brewster (a 04.1573)
C. Richard Brewster of London (bur 19.10.1596)
  m. (23.05.1581) Alice (bur 21.03.1593/4)
  D. John Brewster of Hedingham, Essex (bur 20.04.1621, of the Middle Temple)
  m1. Thomasine Piers (d 1596, dau of John Piers of London, widow of Simon Egerton of London then Thomas Reade)
  The following comes from BLG1858 (Brewster of Wrentham).
  i. Thomas Brewster of Burwell (Lincolnshire) & Trumpington (Cambridgeshire) (of the Middle Temple)
  m1. Dorothy Jocelyn (dau of Sir Thomas Jocelyn of High Roding Hall)
  m2. Dorothy Martin of Barton
  a. Dorothy Brewster
  m. Henry Wingfield of Crowfield
  ii. Richard Brewster
  m. (29.09.1608) Elizabeth Thornhill (dau of Richard Thornhill of Bromley, widow of Chrisopher Webb of London then Sir James Deane of London)

Main source(s): Visitation (Frederick Arthur Crisp, England & Wales, Notes vol 10, 1913, 'Pedigree of Brewster of Castle Hedingham, co. Essex' (p160+) & 'Pedigree of Brewster' (p162+)) with support from BLG1886 (Brewster of Greenstead Hall) and some input as reported above
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