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Mary Mills Abbott
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Birth: 1610
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: 1643
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

It was first thought Mary is the daughter of James and Susan (Pope) Mills of MA. However, new evidence suggests the facts of two separate Mills families had been combined in error within sources. It took some time to sort it out, but Mary is believed to be a daughter of a John Mills of Cambridge, Middlesex Co MA.

John immigrated to America from London England aboard one of the ships in the Winthrop Fleet. He brought his wife Susannah and daughters Mary and Susannah, in 1630. It is quite possible Mary and Daniel met on this voyage as Daniel too immigrated this same year.

Passenger & Immigration Lists Index 1500's-1900's -
"Name: Mary Mills
Year: 1630
Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Family Members: Wife Susanna; Daughter Mary; Daughter Susanna
Source Publication Code: 116.1
Primary Immigrant: Mills, John
Annotation: Date and place of first residence in New England. Extracted from passenger lists, lists of freemen, colony and court records, notarial records, vital records, land records, church records, and journals and letters. Place of origin, occupation, and other genealogical and historical information may also be provided.
Source Bibliography: ANDERSON, ROBERT CHARLES. The Great Migration Begins, Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. Three Volumes. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995. 2386p.
Page: 1259"

By 1634, Mary had married Daniel in Cambridge MA per the
following sources:
New England Marriages prior to 1700 -
"ABBOTT, Daniel (-1647) & Mary - (-1643); by 1634; Cambridge/Providence"

US & International Marriage Records 1560-1900 -
"Name: Daniel Abbot
Gender: Male
Birth Year: 1584
Spouse Name: Mary
Spouse Birth Year: 1610
Number Pages: 1"

Mary died young per the following record:
Enroulments of Burialls, Providence Co RI:
"Mary Abbott wife unto Daniell Abbott of this town of Providence departed this life in the year 1643, or thereabouts."

Mary is my 9th paternal Gr-Grandmother through her daughter Mary (Abbott) Wallen (1634-1669).

Please Note:
At different times in history, the name of Wallen is recorded with variations such as Wallin and Walling. The passenger list of the ship "Anne", dated Jul 1623, lists Ralph's (1590-1633) surname as "Wallen". Other early records show "Wallin". To avoid confusion, my ancestors who descended from Ralph will be shown as Wallen.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Daniel Abbott (1584 - 1647)
 
 Children:
  Daniel Abbott (1632 - 1700)*
  Mary Abbott Wallen (1634 - 1669)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Interment is presumed to be with her husband and other Abbott family members.
 
Burial:
North Burial Ground
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie's Daughter
Record added: Sep 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58162936
Mary <i>Mills</i> Abbott
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9th Great Grandmother
- Steve and Mary (Todd) Alach
 Added: Apr. 19, 2014

- Bonnie's Daughter
 Added: Apr. 15, 2014

- Bonnie's Daughter
 Added: Mar. 5, 2014
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