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Abigail Howland Smith
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1710
Bristol
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1751
Bristol
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA

Abigail Howland, daughter of Samuel and Abigail (Carey) Howland married 1st on October 23, 1729, in Bristol, RI.
Israel Church b. 22 Apr 1707 in Little Compton, RI. He is the son of Joseph Church and Grace Shaw -
Both are buried in East Burial Ground, Bristol, RI - source Mayflower Families of John Howland; Vol 23; pg 175; published 2006.

Their children were:
1. Nathaniel Church, b. 10 Mar 1730/31, Bristol, RI; d. 28 Jul 1738, Bristol, RI
2. Abigail Church, b. 13 Jan 1732/33, Bristol, RI; d. 08 Aug 1737
3. Sarah Church, b. 19 Feb 1734/35, Bristol, RI

Abigail married a 2nd time on May 31, 1739 in Bristol, RI, Benjamin Smith, who was born in Bristol, the son of Samuel and Sarah Smith.

Their children were:

1. Benjamin Smith, b. 01 Mar 1739/40, Bristol, RI
2. Josiah Smith, b. 07 Jun 1742, Bristol, RI, d. 22 Jun 1837
3. Nathaniel Smith, b. 30 Jan 1744/45, Bristol, RI
4. Joseph Smith, b. 25 Aug 1747, Bristol, RI
5. Samuel Smith, b. 28 Jun 1749, Bristol, RI

Sources:

http://www.rihistoriccemeteries.org/newgravedetails.aspx?ID=506257
RI Genealogical Register, Vol. 13, edited by Alden G. Beaman, Ph. D.
American Ancestry: Giving Name and Descent, in the Male Line, of Americans Whose Ancestors Settled in the United States Previous to the Declaration of Independence, A, Volume 12, edited by Thomas Patrick Hughes, Frank Munsell, 1899, pg 112

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Howland (1686 - 1748)
  Abigail Carey Howland (1684 - 1737)
 
 Spouses:
  Israel Church (1707 - 1735)*
  Benjamin Smith (1716 - 1784)*
 
 Children:
  Abigail Church (1733 - 1737)*
  Benjamin Smith (1739 - 1775)*
  Josiah Smith (1742 - 1837)*
  Nathaniel Smith (1745 - 1828)*
  Joseph Smith (1747 - 1824)*
  Samuel Smith (1749 - 1751)*
 
 Siblings:
  Abigail Howland Smith (1710 - 1751)
  John Howland (1713 - 1786)*
  Phebe Howland Wardwell (1721 - 1794)*
  Mary Howland Wardwell (1723 - 1797)*
  Mehethabell Howland Wardwell (1724 - 1764)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Email address of contributor: quaco66@hotmail.com
 
Burial:
East Burial Ground
Bristol
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Created by: Dawn Manchester
Record added: Oct 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79373821
 


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