Archive:Descendants of George Abbott, of Rowley

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Abbott, Lemuel Abijah, Descendants of George Abbott, of Rowley, Mass.: of his joint descendants with George Abbott, sr., of Andover, Mass., of the descendants of Daniel Abbott, of Providence, R.I., of some of the descendants of Capt. Thomas Abbott, of Andover, Mass., of George Abbott, of Norwalk Ct., of Robert Abbott, of Branford Ct., with brief notes of many others of the name, original settlers in the United States (Boston: Abbott, 1906), 1246 pgs.

Volume 1, pp. 416-417:

655 Hannah7 Abbott, b. Apr. 14, 1781; d. -----; m. Aaron Whitney, of Watertown, Mass., a desc. of John and Eleanor Whitney, who embarked from Ipswich, Engl, Apr., 1635, and settled in Watertown, where he was selectman and town clerk. Aaron d. in Watertown. [Footnote: Bond's Gens. of Watertown, 1855, p. 642.] She m.(2d), prob. in Fairfield, Me., Mr. Littlefield; had 1 child (8th gen.), b. in Watertown, Mass.:

i. Aaron8 Whitney, b. 1806(?); d. in Fairfield, 1873(?); m. there 1844(?), Keziah Dillingham, dau. of Benjamin, prob. of Sandwich, N.H.; blacksmith and laborer; Repub.; Univ.; had 2 chil. (9th gen.), b. in Fairfield, Me.:
a. Joseph Benjamin9 Whitney, b. Nov. 30, 1847; m. in Fairfield, May 22, 1869, Ida Emma Wyman, b. in Cornville, Somerset Co., Me., Sept. 7, 1852, dau. of John, of Skowhegan, Me.; served in the Civ. War, priv. Co. B, 2d Regt., Me. Vol. Cav., Nov. 16, 1863, to Dec. 20, 1865; res. in Cornville; has 12 chil. (10th gen.):
  1. George Everett10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Mar 20, 1870; m. in Framingham, Mass., Nellie Dennis.
  2. Charles Edwin10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Feb. 19, 1872; m. in Harmony, Me., Sadie Lizzie Ames; res. in Cornville.
  3. Ervin10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Nov. 17, 1874; d. there May 2, 1877.
  4. Walter10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Mar. 5, 1876; d. there May 7, 1877.
  5. Harry10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, July 18, 1878; d. there Sept. 20, 1881.
  6. Henrietta10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Nov. 6, 1880.
  7. Richard10 Whitney, b. in Canaan, Me., Feb. 11, 1883.
  8. Mida Bell10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Dec. 13, 1884.
  9. Mattie10 Whitney, b. in Fairfield, Jan. 31, 1887
  10. Frederick Ernest10 Whitney, b. in Canaan, May 20, 1888.
  11. William10 Whitney, b. in Canaan, Aug. 29, 1891.
  12. Grace May10 Whitney, b. in Canaan, Dec. 19, 1893.
b. Dau.9, b. -----; d. in Fairfield, 1852(?).

Hannah7 Abbott was daughter of Joseph6 and Ruth (Buckman) Abbott.

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