Capt. George Alger

Male 1791 - 1870  (78 years)


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  • Name George Alger  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Prefix Capt. 
    Born 18 Dec 1791  Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Apr 1870  Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • George was buried at the New Boston Cemetery.
    Person ID I329  Alger
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2016 

    Father Israel Alger, Esq.,   b. 26 Jun 1755, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1825, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Rachael Howard,   b. 20 Apr 1763, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1851, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1785  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F66  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sally Lathrop,   b. 11 Feb 1794, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1870, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1814  Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sally Lathrop Alger,   b. 3 Oct 1814,   d. 20 Apr 1877  (Age 62 years)
     2. George Warren Alger,   b. 22 Oct 1815, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1849  (Age 33 years)
     3. Franklin Alger,   b. 13 Jun 1817, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1873  (Age 55 years)
     4. Shephard Alger,   b. 6 May 1819, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Sidney Alger,   b. 14 Mar 1821, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1823, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Leonidas Alger,   b. 14 Jan 1824,   d. 23 Sep 1864  (Age 40 years)
     7. Angeline Alger,   b. 15 Dec 1825, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1892, South Carrollton, Muhlenberg Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. Israel Francis Irving Alger,   b. 8 Jan 1828, Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Roland Alger,   b. 15 Apr 1830, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1836, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     10. Cyrus Alger,   b. 6 Jun 1832, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Olivia Alger,   b. 11 Jul 1834, Winchendon, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1907, Hopedale, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F85  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • **********
      (The following is from "Thomas Alger of Taunton, Massachusetts" - by A. M. Alger)

      ?i?Captain George Alger moved to Winchendon, Massachusetts in 1822. He was a man of much energy of character, and it is said did more than any other man to build up the village of Waterville in Winchendon. He was a captain in the militia, assessor in 1834-1836, and a member of the school committee.
      ?/i?**********

      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 Rachel Howard - undated (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S124] Family of Adam, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (https://familysearch.org/ : copyright 2008), accessed 25 Aug 2013), LCM4-3CH (Reliability: 3).


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