Myles Standish

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Captain Standish

Myles Standish was the military advisor hired by the Pilgrims to protect Plymouth Colony. - AsNotedIn

Notable Position Organization From To
Hired Military Leader Pilgrims


Works about Myles Standish


Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1584/00/00 Myles Standish is born, probably in Chorley, Lancashire, England, c 1584, but it could be as early as 1587. Born
1620/12/21 Mayflower pilgrims make landfall and establish the Plymouth Colony. Military Leader Plymouth Rock Plymouth, MA Settling the American Colonies
1621/09/29 53 Pilgrims celebrate their first harvest in the New World by hosting a three day feast with 90 Native Americans. Occurring sometime between 21 September and 11 November 1621, probably around Michaelmas. Attendee Plymouth, MA Massachusetts First Thanksgivings
1656/10/03 Myles Standish dies in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony. He was buried in Duxbury's Old Burying Ground, now known as the Myles Standish Cemetery. Died Myles Standish Burial Ground Duxbury, MA
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