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||Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
||Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Stateslikely based on children's births
to Sarah Alden
||Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United Statesto Desire Doty
||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."
- Roser, Susan E. Mayflower Increasings, 2nd. Ed.. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1995).
- George S. Brown. Yarmouth Nova Scotia Genelaogies Transcribed from the Yarmouth Herald. (1901).
- By William T. Davis. Genealogical Register of Plymouth Families. (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore 1975).
- ↑ 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]);
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