|Birth: ||Aug. 3, 1704|
|Death: ||Nov. 10, 1793|
AEt. 90. Husband of Phebe.
From the records of South Church.
John, 3rd, SC, Capt.
s/o John & Elizabeth
Farmer / Selectman
Veteran / pre-rev
Captain John Abbot, second child of Deacon John and Elizabeth (Hardin) Abbott, was born in Andover, August 3, 1704, died November 10, 1793. He, too, resided on the homestead of the immigrant. He inherited the character of his ancestors, and was an influential citizen and engaged in the town's business. He was selectman and a captain, 1754, in the French and Indian war. He was a person of integrity, always acting on principle, and holding the truth and his promise sacred. "He was constant in his religious duties, reading the sacred scriptures, and having prayer morning and evening." He married, September 28, 1732, Phebe Fiske, of Boxford, born August 4, 1712, died in December, 1802. They had seven children: Phebe, John, Ezra, Abiel, Jeremiah, William and Benjamin.
~Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine, Volume 1; Henry Sweetser Burrage, Albert Roscoe Stubbs; Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1909.
Children not linked:
Phebe, b. Apr. 14, 1733, m. Nathan Chandler.
Ezra, b. Sept. 27, 1737; d. Sept. 15, 1760 in the army.
Jeremiah, b. May 25, 1743, m. Chloe Abbot.
Benjamin, b. May 29, 1751; d. Aug. 1, 1751.
John Abbot (1674 - 1754)
Elizabeth Harnden Abbot (1672 - 1756)
Phebe Fiske Abbot (1712 - 1802)*
John Abbot (1735 - 1818)*
Abiel Abbot (1741 - 1809)*
William Abbot (1748 - 1793)*
South Church Cemetery
Plot: Plot 467 Grid 17
Created by: D. J. Goldman
Record added: Nov 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31832549