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Simon was born on July 5th, 1665 in Eastham, Plymouth Colony.1   Simon's father was Thomas Crosby and his mother was Sarah Fitch.  His paternal grandparents were Simon Crosby and Anne Brigham; his maternal grandparents were Sir Thomas Fitch and Anne Stacie. He had eight brothers and three sisters, named Thomas, Joseph, John, William, John, Ebenezer, Increase, Eleazer, Sarah, Anne and Mercy.  He was the second oldest of the twelve children.  He died at the age of 52 on January 19th, 1718 in Harwich, Massachusetts.  He was buried in Old Burial Ground, Brewster.2 

1 Vital Records of the Towns of Eastham and Orleans... @ 12 (MD4:30)
2 The Mayflower Descendant @ 6:56 (Harwich VR: "Simon Crosby died in January 19 day 1717/18")
Further sources/citations:
The Prolific Pencil. A biography of Joseph Crosby Lincoln, Litt.D., Lee-Beckwith Family Tree, Cape Cod Gravestones, David Kew,,