- Bethia Brett was
born about 1684 in what is now East Bridgewater. [G,
p. 47] She married Thomas Hayward.
Bethia's father left his estate to his wife Elizbeth and his only daughter
Bethia Hayward, wife of Thomas. [G, p.
G: Goodenow, Lucy G. Belcher, The Brett Genealogy, Cambridge, Murray &
Emery Co. 1915.