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Standish Genealogy and Standish Family History Information

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  • Abigail Standish (1724 - 1725)
  • Alexander Standish (1505 - 1539)
  • Alexander de Standish, Lord of the Manor, (c.1400 - 1445)
    Alexander de Standish (Lord of the Manor 1434-1445) There is not a great deal of documentary evidence about how Alexander carried out his tenure of the manor, just a deed or two recording legal squ...
  • Alexander Standish Of Standish Hall (1452 - 1507)
    A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great ..., Volume 4 By John Burke Pg.642 ---------------------------------------- A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry ...
  • Alexander Standish (c.1627 - c.1702)
    Source: "New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation", P 1921-1922 by William Richard Cutter ...

About the Standish surname

"Standish" is both a Place Name, and also a Family Name.

Place - Ormskirk, Lancashire, England.

Walled cemetery of Pigrims near Ormskirk. (unmarked graves) Miles Standish and his association with Lancashire and the Island of Man. Miles Standish sails to America as Military Advisor. ( taking one of two sisters from Ormskirk with him). He marries first sister who dies, then invites her sister who also marries Myles Standish.'