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Mercy Alden

Female 1696 - 1775  (78 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Mercy Alden was born 30 Oct 1696, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts (daughter of Isaac Alden and Mehitable Allen); died 12 May 1775, North Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; was buried , Main Street Cemetery, North Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Mercy married Zaccheus Packard 21 Oct 1725, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Zaccheus (son of Zaccheus Packard and Sarah Howard) was born 4 Sep 1693, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 8 Nov 1775, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; was buried , Main Street Cemetery, North Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Eleazar Packard was born 24 Sep 1727, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 13 Feb 1803, Plainfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; was buried , West Hill Cemetery, Plainfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Isaac Alden was born Bef 1667, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts (son of Joseph Alden and Mary Simmons); died 24 Jun 1727, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Isaac married Mehitable Allen 2 Dec 1685, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Mehitable (daughter of Samuel Allen and Sarah Partridge) was born 20 Jan 1666, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died Aft 20 Oct 1727, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mehitable Allen was born 20 Jan 1666, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts (daughter of Samuel Allen and Sarah Partridge); died Aft 20 Oct 1727, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 1. Mercy Alden was born 30 Oct 1696, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 12 May 1775, North Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; was buried , Main Street Cemetery, North Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Joseph Alden was born Aft 22 May 1627, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts (son of John Alden and Priscilla Mullins); died 8 Feb 1697, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Aft 27 May 1627, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts

    Joseph married Mary Simmons Abt 1660. Mary (daughter of Moses Simonson and Sarah) was born Abt 1641, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died Aft 10 Mar 1697, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Simmons was born Abt 1641, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts (daughter of Moses Simonson and Sarah); died Aft 10 Mar 1697, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Also called Mary Simonson.

    Children:
    1. 2. Isaac Alden was born Bef 1667, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 24 Jun 1727, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

  3. 6.  Samuel Allen was born 10 Nov 1632, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts (son of Samuel Allen and Ann); died Bef 4 Jan 1707, East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Samuel married Sarah Partridge Bef 1660. Sarah (daughter of George Partridge and Sarah Tracy) was born Abt 1639; died 30 Sep 1717, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Sarah Partridge was born Abt 1639 (daughter of George Partridge and Sarah Tracy); died 30 Sep 1717, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 2 Sep 1639, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts

    Children:
    1. 3. Mehitable Allen was born 20 Jan 1666, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died Aft 20 Oct 1727, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Alden was born Abt 1598; died 12 Sep 1687, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1599

    Notes:

    Emigrated on the Mayflower, 1620. Removed to Duxbury 1632. He was a cooper, and a signer of the Mayflower Compact. A protagonist of Longfellow's "The Courtship of Miles Standish", which may or may not be grounded in actual events.

    Deputy Governor of Plymouth, 7 Mar 1665 and 30 Oct 1667. Treasurer 3 Jun 1656, 3 Jun 1657, 1 Jun 1658. Council of War 27 Sep 1642, 10 Oct 1643, 2 Jun 1646, 6 Apr 1653, 12 May 1653, 1 Jun 1658, 2 Apr 1667. Committee to revise laws 4 Jun 1645, 3 Jun 1657. Committee on Kennebec trade 3 Mar 1645, 7 Jun 1648, 8 Jun 1649, 5 Mar 1656. "Although there is no direct evidence for his literary and educational attainments, his extensive public service, including especially his appointments as colony treasurer and to committees on revising the laws, certainly indicates that he must have been well-educated." [Robert Charles Anderson, The Pilgrim Migration, citation details below.]

    John Alden (1599-1687) = Priscilla Mullins (d. aft. 1651)
    Ruth Alden (~1640-1674) = John Bass (1630-1716)
    Hannah Bass (1667-1705) = Joseph Adams, Jr. (1654-1737)
    John Adams (1691-1761) = Susanna Boylston (1709-1797)
    John Adams (1735-1826) = Abigail Smith (1744-1818)
    John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

    John Alden (1599-1687) = Priscilla Mullins (d. aft. 1651)
    Rebecca Alden = Thomas Delano
    Jonathan Delano (~1675-1765) = Hannah Doty (1675-1764)
    Jonathan Delano (1701-~1745) = Elizabeth Winslow (1707-~1745)
    Elizabeth Delano (b. 1725) = John Penney (1721-~1756)
    Jonathan Penney (~1754-~1812) = Priscilla Grover (1757-~1820)
    Priscilla Pinney (~1778-1811) = Luther Franklin (1780-1861)
    Abigail Franklin (1811-1892) = Hiram D. Moor (1812-1888)
    Victoria Josephine Moor (1846-1885) = John Calvin Coolidge (1845-1926)
    (John) Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)

    Emigrated on the Mayflower, 1620. Removed to Duxbury 1632. He was a cooper, and a signer of the Mayflower Compact. A protagonist of Longfellow's "The Courtship of Miles Standish", which may or may not be grounded in actual events.

    Deputy Governor of Plymouth, 7 Mar 1665 and 30 Oct 1667. Treasurer 3 Jun 1656, 3 Jun 1657, 1 Jun 1658. Council of War 27 Sep 1642, 10 Oct 1643, 2 Jun 1646, 6 Apr 1653, 12 May 1653, 1 Jun 1658, 2 Apr 1667. Committee to revise laws 4 Jun 1645, 3 Jun 1657. Committee on Kennebec trade 3 Mar 1645, 7 Jun 1648, 8 Jun 1649, 5 Mar 1656. "Although there is no direct evidence for his literary and educational attainments, his extensive public service, including especially his appointments as colony treasurer and to committees on revising the laws, certainly indicates that he must have been well-educated." [Robert Charles Anderson, The Pilgrim Migration, citation details below.]

    John Alden (1599-1687) = Priscilla Mullins (d. aft. 1651)
    Ruth Alden (~1640-1674) = John Bass (1630-1716)
    Hannah Bass (1667-1705) = Joseph Adams, Jr. (1654-1737)
    John Adams (1691-1761) = Susanna Boylston (1709-1797)
    John Adams (1735-1826) = Abigail Smith (1744-1818)
    John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

    John married Priscilla Mullins Abt 1623, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Priscilla (daughter of William Mullins and Alice) was born Abt 1600 to 1605; died Aft 1651. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Priscilla Mullins was born Abt 1600 to 1605 (daughter of William Mullins and Alice); died Aft 1651.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1603
    • Alternate death: Bef 1687, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    Emigrated on the Mayflower, 1620.

    She may have been a daughter of an earlier wife of William Mullins, rather than of Alice.

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Alden was born Abt 1624, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 31 May 1717, Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island.
    2. 4. Joseph Alden was born Aft 22 May 1627, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 8 Feb 1697, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
    3. Sarah Alden was born Abt 1629; died Bef 13 Jun 1688.
    4. David Alden was born Abt 1646; died Between 5 Jun 1718 and 1 Apr 1719.

  3. 10.  Moses Simonson was born Abt 1605; died Aft 17 Jun 1689.

    Notes:

    Sometimes called Moses Simmons, Simons.

    Arrived in 1621 on the Fortune, from Leiden. In Plymouth, then Duxbury.

    Moses married Sarah Bef 1637. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Sarah
    Children:
    1. 5. Mary Simmons was born Abt 1641, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died Aft 10 Mar 1697, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

  5. 12.  Samuel Allen was born Abt 1600; died 5 Aug 1669, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    "Guilford (among others) thought that Samuel Allen of Braintree might be a son of George [Allen, b. abt 1585], but the Samuel Allen who acted in 1656 with Henry Allen was apparently one of [that] George Allen's younger sons, and therefore too young to be Samuel of Braintree. Samuel, son of George, disappears after his deed of 1656." [The Great Migration Begins]

    Samuel married Ann Abt 1630, England. Ann died 29 Sep 1641, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Ann died 29 Sep 1641, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 6. Samuel Allen was born 10 Nov 1632, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts; died Bef 4 Jan 1707, East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
    2. James Allen was born Abt 1636; died 25 Jul 1714, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.

  7. 14.  George Partridge was born 1605, England; died Between 16 Feb 1692 and 16 Oct 1695, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1613

    Notes:

    Emigrated 1635; first residence Duxbury. Tailor, yeoman, planter, husbandman.

    George married Sarah Tracy Nov 1638. Sarah (daughter of Stephen Tracy and Tryphosa Lee) was born Bef 1623, Leiden, Netherlands; died Between 28 Nov 1702 and 6 Oct 1708, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Sarah Tracy was born Bef 1623, Leiden, Netherlands (daughter of Stephen Tracy and Tryphosa Lee); died Between 28 Nov 1702 and 6 Oct 1708, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Jan 1623, Leiden, Netherlands
    • Alternate death: Bef 6 Oct 1708, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    Probably arrived, with her mother, on the Jacob in 1625.

    Children:
    1. 7. Sarah Partridge was born Abt 1639; died 30 Sep 1717, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.
    2. Elizabeth Partridge was born Abt 1643, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 7 Aug 1722, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.
    3. Ruth Partridge was born Abt 1645, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts; died 30 Oct 1717, Lebanon, New London, Connecticut.