Alden, William Ham, b. 1800 (m. Sarah Becker), Albany; son of David, b. at Boston 1751, d. at Portland Maine, 1803 (m. Rachel, dau. of Lieut. Ham who came to America with LaFayette); son of John of Boston, believed to have been a direct desc. of John Alden of the Mayflower. -American Ancestry Volume One.