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Elizabeth Alden

Elizabeth Alden

Female Abt 1625 - 1717  (~ 92 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Alden 
    Born Abt 1625  Plymouth Colony, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    FindaGrave Address:
    6868310 
    _AMTID 390151095324:1030:116238515 
    Died 31 May 1717  Little Compton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Little Compton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Old Commons Burial Ground 
    Elisabeth Alden Pabodie (1624-1717) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Elisabeth Alden Pabodie (1624-1717) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Person ID I16174  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2018 

    Father John Alden, MAYFLOWER,   b. 1599, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1687, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Priscilla Mullins, MAYFLOWER,   b. Abt 1600, Dorking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1651 and 1687, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1623  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William John Pabodie,   b. Abt 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1707, Little Compton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1644  Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Pabodie,   b. 24 Apr 1647, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1679, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     2. Rebecca Pabodie,   b. 16 Oct 1660, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1702, Little Compton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F3122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos 3 Photos

    Headstones
    elizabeth alden gs.jpg
    elizabeth alden gs.jpg

  • Notes 
    • Folk Figure. Long acclaimed as the first child of European parents to be born in New England. Born the eldest child of noted Mayflower passengers Priscilla Mullins and John Alden in the Plymouth colony (present day Massachusetts). She was described by those who knew her as “a woman of great character, and fine presence, very tall and handsome." She married William Pabodie on December 26, 1644 and settled in Duxbury, Massachusetts where he served as town clerk. The couple had thirteen children before moving to Little Compton, Rhode Island. She died there at about age 94. Among her descendants was the poet most credited with making famous her parents through his work, 'The Courtship of Miles Standish,' Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Her name has also been recorded as Elizabeth Paybody.