|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1662|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 1718|
The son of GEORGE JR. & SARAH (FARNUM) ABBOTT, John was on the list of house-holders in Andover prior to 1681. At his father's death in 1689, he recieved the homestead, orchard & house (excluding the part reserved for his mother), half of the meadow, two acres of land in Newfield, 3/4 acre in "Cochichawiche Field", 4 pounds worth of livestock, and moveable which he already possessed. He was a carpenter and mill-wright and lived at the south end of Andover.
About 1696, he removed to Sudbury, Mass. and he married JEMIMA JOHNSON in Watertown, Mass. in 1697. Their five known children were born in Sudbury.
In 1712, the family moved to Watertown, Mass. where he died at age 58. His widow married John Beeks
The known children of John & Jemima (Johnson) Abbott:
Jemima Abbott (1699 - )
Capt. John Abbott (1701 - 1782)
MARY (ABBOTT) WHEELER (1704 - 1740) -- my ancestor
Sarah (Abbott) Williams (1706 - )
Hannah (Abbott) Cady (1710 - )
George Abbott (1631 - 1689)
Sarah Farnum Ingalls (1638 - 1728)
Jemima Johnson Beeks (1678 - 1754)*
John Abbott (1701 - 1782)*
Mary Abbott Wheeler (1704 - 1740)*
George Abbott (1658 - 1724)*
John Abbott (1662 - 1718)
Nehemiah Abbott (1667 - 1750)*
Lydia Abbott Chandler (1675 - 1749)*
Here Lyes ye
Mr. JOHN ABBOT;
Aged about 58
Years; Who Decd.
March ye 24th 1717-8.
Taken from "Old Burying Ground at Watertown"
Old Burying Place
Maintained by: Nareen, et al
Originally Created by: Bill Boyington
Record added: May 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27175118