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Capt Alden Bessey
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1807
Maine, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1890

"Capt" Alden Cushman Bessey was the youngest child born to Joseph and Lydia Besse. He married Laodicia Benson in 1828 and they had 7 or 8 children.
He was promoted to Captain in the Maine Militia in July 1832. That same year he was discharged. He was living with his wife on the farm run by his son Alvin S, at the time of his death. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Besse (1759 - 1840)
  Lydia Besse (1767 - 1832)
 
 Spouse:
  Laodicea Benson Bessey (1807 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Helen Bessey Pearson (1835 - 1879)*
  Fairfield Joseph Bessey (1839 - 1877)*
  Miranda P Bessey (1841 - 1844)*
  Alvin Sturtevant Bessey (1846 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Streaked Mountain Cemetery
Paris
Oxford County
Maine, USA
 
Maintained by: Betty Patterson
Originally Created by: Jennifer Boone
Record added: Aug 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40204871
Capt Alden Bessey
Added by: Jennifer Boone
 
Capt Alden Bessey
Added by: Jennifer Boone
 
Capt Alden Bessey
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