Capt Samuel Alden1,2

M, #900665, b. circa 1689, d. 24 February 1781
Father*David Alden3 b. 1646, d. b 20 May 1719
Mother*Mary Southworth b. s 1654, d. 13 Mar 1717/18
Relationship1st cousin 10 times removed of Robert Michael Damon
     Capt Samuel Alden, son of David Alden and Mary Southworth, was born circa 1689 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 Capt Samuel Alden was the son of David Alden and Mary Southworth.3 Capt Samuel Alden married Sarah Sprague, daughter of Samuel Sprague and Bethiah Thomas, on 26 February 1727/28.4 Capt Samuel Alden died on 24 February 1781 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.4
     Samuel's mother Mary Southworth died on 13 March 1717/18.2 Samuel's daughter was married at wedding of Sarah Alden and Gamaliel Bradford on 10 March 1757.5 Capt Samuel Alden became a widower with the death of his wife, Sarah Sprague on 28 March 1773 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.4


Sarah Sprague b. 1703, d. 28 March 1773
ChartsDescendant Chart for John Alden
Indented Descendant Chart for John Alden
Last Edited5 May 2001


  1. [S141] Algernon A. Aspinwall, "Grandchildren of the Passengers on the Mayflower," NGS Quarterly, Vol 4, No 3 (Oct 1915): Vol 4, pg 38. Hereinafter cited as "Mayflower Grandchildren."
  2. [S14] Family Archive #171, Genealogies of Mayflower Families, CD-ROM (n.p.: Brøderbund Software, Inc), A-F, pg 39. Hereinafter cited as Genealogies of Mayflower Families 1500s-1800s.
  3. [S75] General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol 16, Part 1, John Alden, Esther Littleford Woodworth-Barnes(Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1999). Hereinafter cited as MFT5G 16 John Alden.
  4. [S41] Brenton Dickson, WFT Vol. 1, Tree 1388.
  5. [S35] The Complete Mayflower Decendant, CD-ROM (Family Archive #203: Brøderbund Software, Inc.), Vol 42, Page 54. Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Decendant.