Person:Alexander Standish (1)

m. bef 1624
  1. Charles Standishest 1624 - bef 1635
  2. Alexander Standishest 1626 - 1702
  3. John Standishest 1627 -
  4. Miles Standishest 1629 -
  5. Lora Standishest 1631 - bef 1655/6
  6. Josiah Standishest 1633 - 1690
  7. Charles Standishest 1635 - aft 1655/6
  • HAlexander Standishest 1626 - 1702
  • WSarah AldenAbt 1629 - 1674
m. 1648
  1. David Standish
  2. Elizabeth Standishabt 1648 -
  3. Alexander Standish1652 -
  4. Mary Standish1659 -
  5. Mercy Standishabt 1660 -
  6. Lorah Standishabt 1662 - aft 1725
  7. Lydia Standish1662 - aft 1734
  8. Sarah Standishabt 1666 - 1740
  9. Ebenezer Standish1672 - 1755
  10. Myles Standishabt 1672 - 1739
  • HAlexander Standishest 1626 - 1702
  • WDesire Dotyabt 1645 - 1730
m. 1686
  1. David Standish
  2. Thomas Standish1686 -
  3. Desire Standish1689 - 1766
  4. Thomas Standish1690 -
  5. Ichabod Standish1693 - 1772
Facts and Events
Name Alexander Standish
Gender Male
Birth[4] est 1626 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 1648 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesto Sarah Alden
Marriage 1686 Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesto Desire Doty
Death[4] 6 Jul 1702 Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

His parents were Captain Myles and Barbara (______) Standish. Myles arrived on the Mayflower with his first wife, Rose and was a signer of the Compact. Myles was Military Commander of the United Colonies.

From The Pioneers of Massachusetts by Pope, pages 12 and 430

[Alexander Standish was primary heir in his father, Myles Standish's will.] "He received lands in Ormsticke, Borsconge, Wrightington, Maralsley, Wooburrow, Crawston, and the Isle of Man, which were detained from him; his great-grandfather being a younger brother from the house of Standish of Standish."

References
  1.   Roser, Susan E. Mayflower Increasings, 2nd. Ed.. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1995).
  2.   George S. Brown. Yarmouth Nova Scotia Genelaogies Transcribed from the Yarmouth Herald. (1901).
  3.   By William T. Davis. Genealogical Register of Plymouth Families. (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1975).
  4. 4.0 4.1 Miles Standish sketch, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).

    ii ALEXANDER, b. say 1626 (died 6 July 1702 "being about 76 years of age" [NEHGR 87:153]);