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Israel Alger, Ill

Also Known As: "Israel Alger Jr."
Birthplace: West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Colonial America
Death: May 03, 1755 (25-34)
Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Israel Alger, Jr. and Susanna Alger (Snow)
Husband of Abiel Ames
Father of Sarah Alger
Brother of Daniel Alger and Pvt. James Alger
Half brother of Patience Alice Alger and Unnamed Son Alger, Died Young

Occupation: Husbandman
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About Israel Alger, Ill


From History of the early settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts including an extensive family register. Nahum Mitchell Boston: Printed for the author by Kidder & Wright 1840link ALGER

6. Israel (s. of Israel 3.) m. Abial, D. of Samuel Lathrop, 1747, and had Sarah 1754*; he d. 1755, and the wid. m. Jon'a. Bozworth, 1756.


The will of Israel Alger, husbandman of Bridgewater, dated 12 March 1755, presented 2 June 1755, names wife Abiel as executrix, she to have stock and moveables. No children mentioned.

Abiel Bosworth, widow of Bridgewater, administratrix gave bond on estate of Jonathan Bosworth of Bridgewater dec. on 1 June 1767 with Daniel and Isaac Lathrop of Bridgewater as sureties.

Abiel Ames, adminstratrix on the estate of Jonathan Bosworth late of Bridgewater, gave account 9 Oct. 1769.

The will of Joseph Ames of Bridgewater, yeoman, dated 1 Dec. 1788, proved 7 June 1790, names wife Abiel to have "furniture she brought to me at the time or our interinarri- age." The will names daughter Olive Alger; dau. Phebe Howard; children of son Ebenezer Ames dec. namely Ambrose, Charles, Silence, Walter, William and Ebenezer; sons Elijah Ames and Nathaniel Ames; son Zephaniah Ames dec.; dau. Susanna Copeland; son Joseph Ames; daus. Bethia Fobes, Sarah Williams and Olive Alger; sons Fisk and James Ames.

The will of Abial Ames of Bridgewater, dated 10 Nov. 1802, proved 3 Oct. 1803, names son Jonathan Bosworth; sons James Ames, Fisk Ames; dau. Olive Alger, wife of Joseph; granddaughter Tiley Alger, daughter of Joseph to have my gold beads; daughter Sally Lothrop, wife of Barnabas; daughter Chloe Tolman, wife of Daniel; son Fisk Ames executor.

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Israel Alger, Ill's Timeline

West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Colonial America
September 24, 1727
Age 2
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Mass., USA
May 3, 1755
Age 30
Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts, Colonial America