Daniel Alger

Male 1751 - 1826  (74 years)


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  • Name Daniel Alger  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 10 Jun 1751  Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Jan 1826  Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I257  Alger
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2018 

    Father Daniel Alger,   b. 24 Sep 1727, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1786, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Susanna Fobes,   b. 15 May 1731, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1793, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1749  Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Daniel and Susanna were married by Rev. Solomon Prentice.
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Howard,   b. 30 Mar 1762, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1839, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1782 
    Children 
     1. Sukey Alger,   b. 20 Aug 1782, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1863, Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Parnel Alger,   b. 24 Nov 1783, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1857  (Age 73 years)
     3. Daniel Alger,   b. 15 May 1786, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1863, Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Sally Alger,   b. 23 Mar 1788, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1860  (Age 71 years)
     5. Minerva Alger,   b. 17 Nov 1790, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Howard Alger,   b. 17 Nov 1793, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1849  (Age 55 years)
     7. Sylvia Alger,   b. 13 Jun 1796, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1847  (Age 51 years)
     8. Ruth Alger,   b. 18 Dec 1802, West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1866, Stoughton, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F65  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Daniel served three months during the Revolutionary War as a sergeant in Captain Packard's company, Colonel Jacob's Regiment in Rhode Island.

      There is a Daniel Alger found on the 1790 census of Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts living in a household with 1 male over 16 (Daniel), 1 male under 16 probably his son, Daniel), and 4 females (probably his wife and daughters, Sukey, Parnel, and Sally.)

      He is also found on the 1800 census of Plymouth County living in a household with one male over 45 (Daniel was 49), one male under 10 (his son, Howard, was 7), one female 26-45 (his wife was 39), 2 females under 10 (his daughter, Sylvia, was 4 and Minerva turned 10 in 1800), and one female 10-16 (his daughter, Sally, was 12). He also had two older daughters, age 18 and 17, who may have been married by 1800, and a son, Daniel, who was 14.

      Daniel Reedy--Sergeant; American Revolution. Nathan Packard's Company, Col. J. Jacob's Regiment, enlisted July 23, 1780, discharged October 31, 1780; service 3 month 9 days on an alarm at Rhode Island, enlistment 30 months. Vol. 1. p 127 Mass Soldiers and Sailors of the American Revolution[Kin.FTW]

      Daniel Reedy--Sergeant; American Revolution. Nathan Packard's Company, Col. J. Jacob's Regiment, enlisted July 23, 1780, discharged October 31, 1780; service 3 month 9 days on an alarm at Rhode Island, enlistment 30 months. Vol. 1. p 127 Mass Soldiers and Sailors of the American Revolution

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Alger Family Historian - e-mail: alger@alum.mit.edu

  • Sources 
    1. [S124] Family of Adam, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (https://familysearch.org/ : copyright 2008), accessed 19 Mar 2010), 2CB3-X35 (Reliability: 3).

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

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

    4. [S171] Alger files - Hunt, Sarahann Alger, Sarahann Alger Hunt, Family group record for Daniel Alger and Sarah Howard - undated (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S171] Alger files - Hunt, Sarahann Alger, Sarahann Alger Hunt, Family group record for Daniel Alger and Susanna Fobes - undated (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S19] Alger files - McQuail, Helen Hewitt, Helen Hewitt McQuail, GEDCOM file received from Helen Hewitt McQuail - 16 Apr 2002 - RIN #668 (Reliability: 3).


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