Cadwallader  Colden

Cadwallader Colden (1688 - 1776)

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Governor Cadwallader Colden
Born in Irelandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
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Died in Spring Hill, Queens Co, Long Island, New Yorkmap
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Born in Ireland of Scottish parents. His father, Rev. Alexander Colden A.B. of Duns, Berwickshire, mother Janet Hughes. He was the Governor of the Province of New York 1760-1762, 1763-1765, 1769-1770. 1774-1775.[1]

Cadwallader Coldens wife was named Alice Christie/Chryste.[2]He married her in Scotland in 1715.


  1. WikiPedia on Cadwallader Colden
  2. Early Bergen County Families, compiled by Pat Wardell, 2010, accessed 22 May 2017.

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Cadwallader Colden - Governor of New York
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