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Daniel B Alden
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1691
Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 3, 1767
Stafford
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA

Daniel Alden was born January 29th, 1691 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co, MA, the eldest son of Joseph and Hannah Dunham Alden.

Daniel was married to Abigail Shaw, daughter of Joseph Shaw and Judith Whitmarsh of Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts. They were married in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts on 25 December, 1717.

Daniel and Abigail were parents of 10 children all born in Bridgewater:

Joseph, b. 20 Nov 1718
Daniel b. 5 Sep 1720
Abigail b. 3 Dec 1722
Zephaniah b. 13 Jun 1724
Hannah b. 23 May 1726 d. 2 Jul 1726
Hannah (II) b. 17 Dec 1727 m. Joshua Blodget (LINKED)
Mehitabel b. 23 May 1729 d. 13 Jul 1729
Barnabas b. 10 Sep 1732 (LINKED)
Ebenezer b. 11 Aug 1734 d. 3 Jul 1755 (LINKED)
Mary b. 12 May 1737 d. 6 Mar 1738

The family moved to Stafford, Connecticut in the early 1750's, where Daniel was a farmer and a magistrate. His wife Abigail died here in 1755. Daniel remarried about 1756 to the widow Rebekkah (Curtis?) Cantice, who died in March of 1765. Daniel died May 3rd, 1767 in Bridgewater. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Alden (1667 - 1747)
  Hannah Dunham Alden (1670 - 1747)
 
 Spouses:
  Rebekah Alden (1699 - 1765)*
  Abigail Shaw Alden (1695 - 1755)*
 
 Children:
  Daniel Alden (1720 - 1790)*
  Hannah Alden Blodget (1727 - 1794)*
  Barnabas Alden (1732 - 1794)*
  Ebenezer Alden (1734 - 1755)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel B Alden (1691 - 1767)
  Eleazar Alden (1694 - 1773)*
  Samuel Alden (1705 - 1783)*
  Mehetabel Alden Eaton (1707 - 1739)*
  Seth Alden (1710 - 1784)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Memory of Daniel
Alden, Esq. who Died
May y3, 1767, in ye 77
Year of his Age.
| The Corpes beneath the Grave |
Here lies in silent Death |
??? Ever , Not honor, nor ?? |
Nor Grace can Save |
a Dying Mortal from y grave |
See you in him both love |
hath, that all of you are born to Die |
Keep in your View Eternity.
 
Burial:
Old Stafford Street Cemetery
Stafford
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA
Plot:
 
Maintained by: Victoria Camp
Originally Created by: Barbara Barber
Record added: Aug 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6696005
Daniel B Alden
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Daniel B Alden
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Daniel B Alden
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- quebecoise
 Added: Jul. 2, 2015
Rest peacefully, my 2nd cousin 10x removed.
- tamara tillinghast haskett
 Added: Feb. 4, 2015

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