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John Alden, the youngest son of Isaac Alden and Mehitable Allen,
"was born presumably at Bridgewater, probably after 9 January 1702 (birth date of last recorded sibling)." If he were aged 22 at the time of his first marriage, he would have been born by 1705. He was mentioned last of the sons in his fathers will, so he would have been born after 1693. His birth was not recorded with the rest of his siblings in the town records.
John married first Hannah Kingman on November 22, 1727 and had the following children before she died on December 26, 1744.
All of their children were born at Bridgewater:
John, twin, b. 1729, d. 1747
James, twin, b. 1729, d. 1747
Isaac, b. 1731
Jonathan, b. 1733
Hannah, b. 1735/6
Adam, b. 1738, d. 1746
Son, b. 1740, d. 1740
Son, d. 1742
Abigail, b. 1742, d. 1747
Keziah, b. 1743
John married second Rebecca Nightingale on March 15, 1745. They had the following
children, all born at Bridgewater:
Rebecca, b. 1745
John, b. 1747
Esther, b. 1749, d. 1762
James, b. 1751
Adam, b. 1754, d. 1777
Joseph, b. 1755, d. 1778
Benjamin, b. 1757
John died at Bridgewater on April 17, 1759. His death was recorded in the Bridgeport Vital Records. He left his second wife with young children and step-children. He provided for them in his will.
This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import. It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.
Ancestral File Number
Ancestral File Number: G3NM-6D
↑ 1.01.11.21.3 Woodsworth-Barnes, Esther L. and Alicia C. Williams, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations : Volume 16, Part I, Family of John Alden, (Plymouth:GSMD, 2002), p. 335 "#165. John Alden (Isaac3, Joseph2, John1) ...."
↑ Alden-2082 was created by Rosemary Dexter through the import of WHITMAN.ged on Jun 28, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.
Source: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications - John Alden SAR Membership: 9817
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Source: John Alden
Children: Benjamin Alden
Source: S01 Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Title: Ancestral File (R) Publication: Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998 Repository: #R01
Repository: R01 Name: Family History Library Address: 35 N West Temple Street CONT Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John: