|Death: ||Apr. 8, 1822|
Sarah Thomas married Dr. Joel Abbot, May 15, 1800, in Washington, Georgia.
She was said to be the daughter of John Thomas and Patience Williams.
She was the mother of three children:
Ann Matilda b.1807 Athens GA
Sarah Jane b.1809 Lexington GA
Cornelia b.1812 Washington GA.
Their home later became the residence of Gen. Robert Toombs and today is a museum.
Dr. Abbot was born in Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn., March 17, 1776. He "was a physician, personal friend of President Monroe, a US Congressman, and member of the First National Pharmacopia." Democrat; physician; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1799, 1802-04, 1808, 1811; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1817-25. Died in Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga., November 19, 1826 (age 50 years, 247 days).
Joel Abbot (1776 - 1826)
Created by: Ray
Record added: Mar 27, 2013
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