Thomas Alger

Male 1697 - 1793  (96 years)


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  • Name Thomas Alger  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 2 Oct 1697  Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened Hingham, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Dec 1793 
    Person ID I205  Alger
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2017 

    Father Israel Alger,   b. 1666, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1726, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Patience Hayward,   b. 20 Apr 1672, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1725, Plympton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married Est 1686  Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Dunbar,   b. 26 Jun 1693, Weymouth, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1751, Reading, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1723/24 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Alger,   b. 1724, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1793, Bridgewater, , New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Abigail Alger,   b. Est 1728, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Sarah Alger,   b. Est 1730, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John Alger,   b. 8 Jul 1730, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      ?i?Thomas Alger, a husbandman, m. Sarah, daughter of Peter Dunbar, Jan. 15, 1724. He lived within the limits of Easton. On the records of the Easton Church, of which he and hes wife were members, may be seen this entry--a specimen of church discipline in the olden times:

      "June 16, 1749.-Bro. Thomas Alger appeared before ye Church, and declared he was sorry he went out of ye Church Meeting as he did without order, inasmuch as it was of Violation of ye Rule and Order of ye Church, for which in the time of it he was not sensible of, and promised as he should be enabled to observe the Rules and Order of ye Church. Which ye Church Vot Satisfied with."?/i?

      ("Thomas Alger of Taunton and Bridgewater, in Massachusetts" - by Arthur M. Alger)
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      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Alger Family Historian - e-mail: alger@alum.mit.edu

  • Sources 
    1. [S169] Thomas Alger of Taunton and Bridgewater, Massachusetts, Arthur M. Alger, (Boston, Massachusetts: David Clapp & Son, 1876.).

    2. [S168] Alger e-files - Hervey, Michael, Michael Hervey, Bridgewater, MA - Alger (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S171] Alger files - Hunt, Sarahann Alger, Sarahann Alger Hunt, Family group record for Israel Alger and Patience Hayward - undated (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S171] Alger files - Hunt, Sarahann Alger, Sarahann Alger Hunt, Family group record for Thomas Alger and Mehitable Briggs - undated (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S171] Alger files - Hunt, Sarahann Alger, Sarahann Alger Hunt, Family group record for Thomas Alger and Sarah Dunbar - undated (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S19] Alger files - McQuail, Helen Hewitt, Helen Hewitt McQuail, GEDCOM file received from Helen Hewitt McQuail - 16 Apr 2002 - RIN #625 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S172] Alger e-files - Alger-Umbrello, DiAnna, DiAnna Alger-Umbrello, E-mail from DiAnna Alger-Umbrello - 12 Apr 2009 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S171] Alger files - Hunt, Sarahann Alger, Sarahann Alger Hunt, Family group record for Joseph Packard and Abigail Alger - undated (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S124] Family of Adam, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (https://familysearch.org/ : copyright 2008), accessed 30 Dec 2017), KFRM-GKQ (Reliability: 3).


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