Old Burying Ground, Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA


Latitude: 420130N, Longitude: 0704115W

Notes:
This is also sometimes called First Church Cemetery or South Duxbury Cemetery. It is also called Myles Standish Cemetery, since he is also buried there.


Cemetery Photos

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1
Alden Headstones at Old Burying Ground
Alden Headstones at Old Burying Ground
 
2
John Alden's headstone
John Alden's headstone
NEAR HERE LYES Y BODY OF
MR. JOHN ALDEN
WHO DIED IN DUXBURY
SEPT. Y 12, 1687 AGED NEAR 88 YRS.

Erected by The Alden Kindred of America 1930 
3
Jonathan Alden headstone
Jonathan Alden headstone
This headstone obviously has been framed to preserve it.

"HERE LVES Y BODY
OF JONATIAN
ALDEN
DIED FEBRUARY
Y 14 1697
IN Y 65 YEAR
OF HIS AGE"

This inscription means that he had not yet reached his 65th birthday. 
4
Priscilla Mullins, wife of John Alden - headstone
Priscilla Mullins, wife of John Alden - headstone
IN MEMORY OF
MRS. PRISCILLA ALDEN
WIFE OF JOHN ALDEN
WHO DIED IN DUXBURY

Erected by The Alden Kindred of America 1930 

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