Abigail was the daughter of Simon Gookin of Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire and Prudence Ilsley of Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Prudence and Simon were married on 21 March 1742 in Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. Prudence and Simon had two children. They were: Abigail Gookin; and John Cotton Gookin.
Abigail married Micah Sampson on 23 December 1762 in Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine. Abigail and Micah had eight children. They were: James Gardner Sampson was born before 17 July 1768; Deborah Sampson was born before 14 April 1771; Lucy Sampson was born before 17 October 1773; Abigail Sampson was born before 28 July 1776; Betty Sampson was born before 03 January 1779; Joshua Sampson was born before 12 August 1781; Dorothy Sampson was born before 22 August 1784; and John Sampson was born before 1788. All the children were born in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine.
Micah Sampson (1740 - 1821)*
James Gardner Sampson (1768 - 1830)*
Falmouth Foreside Cemetery
Created by: sandpipertoo
Record added: May 13, 2012
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