Sarah <I>Thomas</I> Abbot

Sarah Thomas Abbot

Death 8 Apr 1822
Georgia, USA
Burial Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 107394327 · View Source
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Sarah Thomas married Dr. Joel Abbot, May 15, 1800, in Washington, Georgia.
She was said to be the daughter of John Thomas and Patience Williams.
She was the mother of three children:
Ann Matilda b.1807 Athens GA
Sarah Jane b.1809 Lexington GA
Cornelia b.1812 Washington GA.

Their Abbot home later became the residence of Gen. Robert Toombs and today is a museum.

Dr. Abbot was born in Fairfield, Fairfield County, Conn., March 17, 1776. He "was a physician, personal friend of President Monroe, a US Congressman, and member of the First National Pharmacopia." Democrat; physician; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1799, 1802-04, 1808, 1811; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1817-25. Died in Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga., November 19, 1826 (age 50 years, 247 days).

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  • Created by: Ray Isbell
  • Added: 27 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107394327
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Thomas Abbot (unknown–8 Apr 1822), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107394327, citing Resthaven Cemetery, Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Ray Isbell (contributor 47188697) .