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Naturalist, conservationist, editor of Field & Stream, founder of the Audubon Society, George Bird Grinnell (1849-1938) was an Alden descendant. Also Josiah Bushnell Grinnell, (1821-1891), Congregational clergyman, abolitionist, founder of Grinnell, Iowa, and of Grinnell College, friend of Lincoln and Horace Greeley descended from Lydia's line.
Another descendant was Robert Lansing (1864-1928), American lawyer and statesmen. An authority on international law, he succeeded William Jennings Bryan as President Wilson's Secretary of State. He resigned in 1920 in a dispute over the League of Nations.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 24. Lydia Pabodie, in Alden Kindred of America Genealogy Database.
"24. Lydia Pabodie (Elizabeth Alden, John) was born on 3 Apr 1667 in Duxbury, Plymouth Co., MA. She died on 13 Jul 1748 in Westbrook (then Saybrook), Middlesex Co., CT.
Lydia married Daniel Grinnell before 1 Jan 1687/1688. Daniel was born about 1664 in probably Portsmouth, Newport Co., RI. He died on 17 Jan 1740/1741 in Westbrook, Middlesex Co., CT."
- ↑ Notes on Hannah Hill Fuller's descent, in Orphan Court Records - Fuller, Jehiel.
3. LYDIA PABODIE, dau. of William and Elizabeth (Alden) Pabodie, b. 3 Apr 1667, Duxbury, Mass., d. 13 July, Saybrook, Conn., m. Daniel Grinnell ca. 1687, the son of Daniel Grinnell.
- ↑ Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Duxbury, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1911), p. 114.
Pabodie, Lideah [dup. Lydia], d. William and Elizabeth [dup. Elisabeth], [born] Apr. 3, 1667.
- ↑ "Saybrook Vital Records", in Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, p. 54.
[GRINNELL], GRINEL, GREENELL, GREENALL, GRENNELL, GRENNEL, GRENAL
Lydia, [w. of Daniel], d. July 13, 1748, in the 83rd y. of her age [2 91]
[Age 82, so born about 1666.]