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Eleazar Alden
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1694
South Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1773
South Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA

Inscription~
~ Lord, in the dust he must abide,
~ There sleeping by his consort's side;
~ Ye children living come and see
~ Where both your once loved parents be.
~ Then follow in the paths they trod,
~ Till you shall rest with Christ in God.

Son of Joseph Alden (1667-1747) and Hannah, nee Dunham, Alden (1670-1747).

Married May 11, 1720 to Martha, nee Shaw, Alden (1700-1769).

Father of Jonathan (b.1721), Eleazar (b. 1723), Abraham (b. 1725), David (b. 1727), Joshua (b. 1729), Caleb (b. 1731), Ezra (b. 1734) and Timothy (b.1736).

His Alden lineage:
1st gen - John Alden and Priscilla Mullens
2nd gen - Joseph Alden/Mary Simmons
3rd gen - Joseph Alden/Hannah Dunham
4th gen - Eleazar Alden

Sources: History of Bridgewater by Nahum Mitchell, page 85 (pub. 1840, 1897, 1970, 1975) and Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater Massachusetts by Williams Latham (pub. 1882). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Alden (1667 - 1747)
  Hannah Dunham Alden (1670 - 1747)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Shaw Alden (1700 - 1760)*
 
 Children:
  Eleazer Alden (1723 - 1803)*
  Joshua Alden (1729 - 1809)*
  Ezra Alden (1734 - 1820)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel B Alden (1691 - 1767)*
  Eleazar Alden (1694 - 1773)
  Samuel Alden (1705 - 1783)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Cemetery
Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section A, grave 15
 
Created by: Nan
Record added: Sep 26, 2007
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To My 6th Great Grand Uncle, May You Forever Rest in Peace
- Elton Ellis
 Added: Feb. 28, 2014
a direct decendant of John & Priscilla Alden
- Melva "Jo" Wright
 Added: Apr. 29, 2012
With respect to a distant cousin
- Goddess
 Added: Mar. 4, 2009
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