Person:Edward Bumpas (1)

Edward Bumpas abt 1605 England 4 July 1679 and 5 Mar 1683/4 Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Facts and Events
Name Edward Bumpas
Gender Male
Birth[1] by abt 1605 England(presumably)
Immigration? 9 Nov 1621 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United StatesAboard the Fortune
Death[1] bet 4 July 1679 and 5 Mar 1683/4 Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).

    Birth: Based on estimated date of marriage
    Death: citing TAG 43:66, citing PCR 6:20 and PPR 1:112

The Fortune (1621)
The Fortune, the second ship to arrive at Plymouth, was sent by the Merchant Adventurers, the same group that financed the Mayflower. It arrived unexpectedly and without significant supplies, thus further stressing the colony. Upon return to England, the Fortune was carrying £500 of cargo to pay off the Pilgrims' debt, but it was captured by the French en route.
Sailed: 9 Aug 1621 from London, England under Master Thomas Barton
Arrived: 9 Nov 1621 at Plymouth, Massachusetts, shortly after the first Thanksgiving
Next Vessel: The Anne and the Little James (1623)

35; 17 families left descendants (Full List)
John Adams - William Bassett - Jonathan Brewster - Clement Briggs - Edward Bumpas - Robert Cushman (and son) - Stephen Deane - Phillip Delano - Ford family - Robert Hicks - William Hilton - Thomas Morton - William Palmer (and son)- Thomas Prence - Moses Simmons - John Winslow - William Wright

Resources: Primary Sources: Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation - Mourt's Relation
Wikipedia: Arrival of the Fortune