Isaac Allerton

Isaac Allerton

London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death Feb 1659 (aged 72–73)
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 13252546 · View Source
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Isaac, his wife Mary Norris and daughter Mary Allerton immigrated to the colonies aboard the 'Mayflower' in November 1620.

Isaac is the 5th signer of the Mayflower Compact.

Isaac along with many of the 'First Comers' migrated from England to Leiden, Leiden, Zuid-Holland Province Netherlands to practice religious freedom.

He was Governor Bradford's assistant and in 1627 was elected by the colonists to return to London, England to negotiate the Plymouth Colony's buyout of the Merchant Adventurers, the investors who had originally funded the Colony.

Husband of Mary Norris and Fear Brewster.

Father of Mary Allerton Cushman and Isaac Allerton, Jr.

He is also the ancestor of Presidents Zachary Taylor and Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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