I have Nathaniel ALDIS, born about 1596 in England, the son of Francis ALDIS and his wife Sarah.
In 1623, Nathaniel ALDIS was married to Mary in England, and in 1640-41, they migrated from England to Dorchester, Massachusetts.
I know of two of their children:
John ALDIS, born 1625 and Mary ALDIS.
Nathaniel ALDIS died March 15, 1675/76, in Dedham, preceded in death by his wife Mary who died in January of the same year.
Deacon John ALDIS, Nathaniel's son, was active in the community, he is listed as being admitted into the Dedham Church on 11 Feb 1640.He was a Fence Viewer in 1640 and a Selectman during the years of 1641, 1642, and 1643.
In September of 1660, Deacon John ALDIS married Sarah ELIOT, the daughter of Philip ELIOT and Elizabeth SYBTHORPE, and the neice of Rev. John ELIOT, known as Apostle to the Indians.
Deacon John and Elizabeth had several children:
Sarah ALDIS,b. June 09, 1652
John ALDIS,b. February 12, 1653/54
Mary ALDIS,b. November 29, 1657
Nathaniel ALDIS,b. August 01, 1659
Daniel ALDIS,b.A ugust 03, 1661
Nathaniel ALDIS,b. March 06, 1663/64
Hannah ALDIS,b.J uly 04, 1666
Mary ALDIS married Nathaniel RICHARDS in 1677/78 in Dedham.
Any connections out there?