March 20, 1612, Northampton, England.
September 16, 1672, North Andover, Massachusetts.
There is a memorial marker to Bradstreet in the Old North Parish Burying Ground, North Andover, Massachusetts, but her actual grave location is uncertain.
Anne was the daughter of Thomas Dudley (steward of the Earl of Lincoln, and second governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony) and Dorothy Yorke, and wife of Simon Bradstreet (twice governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony).
She is remembered as the first Puritan figure in American literature, and the first published writer in the Britain’s American colonies. Her works include: