John Polden and Lydia Tilson (ca1675-)  

Last Updated 9/1/00

b. unknown
m. 25 Oct 1702 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., MA
d. unknown

b. about 1675 in Plymouth, the daughter of Ephraim and Elizabeth (HOSKINS) TILSON
d. unknown

The family name was given variously as Polden, Poland, or Pollen.

Children of John and Lydia Polden:

  1. John Polden, b. 20 Jan 1701/02. He  m. Thankful --?-- about 1729. They had children Mary and John.
  2. Elizabeth Polden, b. 26 May 1703. She m. Richard BAGNALL 6 May 1723 in Plymouth. They had children Benjamin and Hannah (stillborn).
  3. Mary Polden, b. 28 Feb 1705/06.
  4. William Polden, b. 12 Mar 1707/08; d. 9 Jun 1725.
  5. Lydia Polden, b. 20 Apr 1710l. She m. John GODDARD 10 Nov 1735 in Plymouth. They had children John, Sarah, Lemuel, and Benjamin.
  6. Thomas Polden, b. 12 Apr 1712. He m. Deborah SPOONER of Dartmouth (int) 13 Oct 1733 in Plymouth. They had children Thomas, William, James, Jonathan, Lydia, Elizabeth, and Hannah.
  7. Hannah Polden, b. 9 May 1719. She m. Samuel HUBBARD 8 Apr 1734 in Plymouth.
  8. Benjamin Polden, b. 12 Jul 1721.
  9. Thankfull Polden, b. 9 Oct 1725. She m. Joseph Rider 13 Jul 1752 in Plymouth. They had children Samuel, Samuel, unnamed daughter, Hannah, and William.
Five-Generation Pedigree Chart
Offspring This Family Parents Grandparents Great-grandparents
Mary Polden John Polden
Lydia Tilson Ephraim Tilson
Elizabeth Hoskins


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