|Birth: ||Apr. 29, 1771|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 1822|
age 51 years
Deaths: In Robbinston, 4 October 1822, Mrs. Abigail Balkam, wife of Brig. Gen. Balkam, 51 years (Eastport Sentinel, October 5, 1822)
Abigail was mother to the following patriotic sounding Balkams: John Adams, Laban Smith, Cyrus, James Madison, George Washington, Gilbert, Mary and Uriah.
"Mr. Balkam was born in Attleboro, Mass., Nov. 25, 1770, married Abigail Smith of Norton, Mass. April 22,1795 who was born June 29, 1771. Between the years 1800 and 1802 with his wife and three children he came to Plantation No. 4, Washington County, now Robbinston, where were born to him and his wife Abigail six children. She died October 4, 1822..." (Maine Historical Magazine Volume 3)
Abigail was the daughter of David Smith and Abigail Gilbert.
(info from Mundia)
John Balkam (1770 - 1832)
George Washington Balkam (1800 - 1822)*
Gilbert Balkam (1804 - 1883)*
Mary Balkam (1808 - 1827)*
Uriah Balkam (1812 - 1874)*
Created by: SusanE
Record added: Oct 07, 2013
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