Abigail Brooks Barnes

Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Death 26 Sep 1816 (aged 81)
Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 134001357 View Source
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Abigail was the second of seven children of Jabez Brooks Jr. and Abigail Johnson of Middletown. She was born April 15, 1735, and baptized in the First Congregational Church at Middletown on May 4, 1735.

Abigail was Amos Barnes' second wife. They married at Middletown, on May 2, 1771. Their marriage produced two daugthters, Rhoda (b. 1772) and Abigail (b. 1775). Both girls were raised in Middletown, and they married there as well. Rhoda married Remembrance-Simmons Keeney on Nov. 1, 1795, and Abigail married Capt. Lathrop Lee on Feb. 23, 1797.

Amos Barnes died in 1814. Abigail spent the last two years of her life surrounded by her daughters families. She died at the age of 81, on September 26, 1816. Capt. Lathrop and Abigail Lee are also buried in Old Farm Hill cemetery.

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  • Created by: janealogy50
  • Added: 7 Aug 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 134001357
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