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Elizabeth (Gwinn) Alden (1668 - 1719)

Elizabeth Alden formerly Gwinn
Born in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married about 1687 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Boston, Suffolk, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Sep 2012
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Father: Thomas Gwinn Mother: Elizabeth (Gillam) Gwinn, daughter of Benjamin Gillam. Elizabeth (Gillam) Gwinn died shortly after the birth of her daughter Elizabeth. Benjamin Gillam and his wife Ann raised her.[1]


John and Elizabeth (Gwinn) Alden had the following (12) children:[2]

  1. Elizabeth, b. 7 Nov. 1687; died before 29 June 1786
  2. Hannah, b. 20 Nov 1688; m. John Jones
  3. John, b. 20 Sept 1690; m. Anna Brame
  4. Mary, b. 15 Dec. 1691; died young
  5. Katharine, b. 19 Aug. 1697; died 31 Oct. 1702
  6. Gillam (twin), b. 7 July 1699; died 25 Dec. 1726
  7. Ann (twin), b. 7 July 1699; died before 26 June 1786
  8. Nathaniel, b. 6 July 1700; m. Mary Smith
  9. Thomas, b. 13 Aug. 1701; died same day
  10. Katherine, b. 17 Feb. 1704; died before 5 May 1727
  11. Thomas, b. 1 March 1707; m. Jane Whippe/Whippie/Whippey
  12. William, b. 9/10 May 1710; died 27 Dec. 1714


  1. Woodworth-Barnes, Esther Littleford and Williams, Alicia Crane, Mayflower Families through Five Generations, Vol. 16 Part 1 of 4, John Alden, Boston, Mass. General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2002
  2. Esther Littleford Woodsworth-Barnes, Mayflower Families through Five Generations, Vol 16, Part 1, The Descendants of John Alden, General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2002. "The Silver Book" Page 84

Information was taken from the Alden Kindred website [1]


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Gwinn-43 and Phelps-2098 appear to represent the same person because: Phelps-2098 was apparently meant to be Gwinn-43. Recommend its removal.


posted by Alton Rogers

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