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Abigail Richards "Abby" Stoddard Matthews
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1830
Perry
Washington County
Maine, USA
Death: Aug. 12, 1891
Waltham
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Abigail "Abby" Stoddard Matthews is a seventh generation descendant of John Alden and Priscilla Mullins, passengers on the Mayflower, and a seventh generation descendant of Richard Warren, a passenger on the Mayflower.

The line of descent from John Alden and Priscilla Mullins, Mayflower passengers, to Abby Stoddard is as follows:

ABIGAIL "ABBY" RICHARDS STODDARD,
daughter of

Stephen Stoddard (son of Jane Gardner and Nathaniel Stoddard) and MARY RICHARDS JOHNSON,
daughter of

Edwin (or Edward or Edmund) Johnson and MARY RICHARDS JONES,
daughter of

Samuel Jones and MARY RICHARDS,
daughter of

Benjamin Richards and ABIGAIL THAYER,
daughter of

Ephraim Thayer and SARAH BASS,
daughter of

John Bass and RUTH ALDEN,
daughter of

JOHN ALDEN and PRISCILLA MULLINS, Mayflower passengers.

The line of descent from Richard Warren, Mayflower passenger, to Abby Stoddard is as follows:

ABIGAIL "ABBY" RICHARDS STODDARD,
daughter of

Mary Richards Johnson and STEPHEN STODDARD,
son of

Jane Gardner and NATHANIEL STODDARD,
son of

Nathaniel Stoddar and ELIZABETH SPRAGUE,
daughter of

Priscilla Knight and JEREMIAH SPRAGUE,
son of

Anthony Sprague and ELIZABETH BARTLETT,
daughter of

Robert Bartlett and MARY WARREN,
daughter of

RICHARD WARREN, Mayflower passenger.

Abby's parents were Stephen Stoddard (March 17, 1800, Perry, Washington, Maine - 1876, Perry, Washington, Maine) and Mary Richards Johnson (July 7, 1802, Robbinston, Washington, Maine - January 7, 1895, Machias, Washington, Maine).

Her father is buried in the Frost Cemetery on private land in Perry, Maine. The cemetery location for her mother has not been found as of the date of this writing (December 9, 2012).

Mary Richards Johnson's parents (and Abigail's maternal grandparents) were Edwin (or Edward or Edmund) Johnson (1762 - 1816, Washington County, Maine) and Mary Richards Jones (April 18, 1781, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts - January 1, 1834, Washington County, Maine). The cemetery locations for her parents have not been found as of the date of this writing.

Mary Richards Jones' parents (and Abigail's maternal great grandparents) were Samuel Jones, IV (February 8, 1747, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts - May 9, 1824, Eastport, Washington, Maine) and Mary Richards (April 9, 1753, Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts - March 2, 1815, Eastport, Washington, Maine. Both are buried in Hillside Cemetery, Eastport, Maine.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Stoddard (1800 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  John V. Matthews (1830 - 1857)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Bertha Matthews Carter (1857 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah E. Stoddard Hartford (1829 - 1897)*
  Abigail Richards Stoddard Matthews (1830 - 1891)
  Ebenezer Emerson Stoddard (1833 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Feake Cemetery
Waltham
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 2527
 
Created by: Charlie Morgan
Record added: Jun 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38862832
Abigail Richards Abby <i>Stoddard</i> Matthews
Added by: Charlie Morgan
 
Abigail Richards Abby <i>Stoddard</i> Matthews
Added by: Charlie Morgan
 
Abigail Richards Abby <i>Stoddard</i> Matthews
Added by: Charlie Morgan
 
 
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Abigail Richards Stoddard Matthews is my 2nd great grandmother. May she rest in peace.
- Charlie Morgan
 Added: Dec. 9, 2012

- Julie
 Added: Aug. 24, 2010
 
 
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