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Abigail Ingraham Avery

Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 12 Feb 1714 (aged 77–78)
Groton, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 23664986 · View Source
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Abigail and Samuel were the parents of:

Abigail/30 Sep 1656 (Mrs John Avery, Sr)
Marie/28 Feb 1657/58 - 25 Sep 1669
Samuel, Jr/20 Nov 1660 m. Marie Ingraham
William, Sr/8 Apr 1662 m. Mary MacDowell
Sarah/24 Dec 1663 (Mrs John Bolton, Sr)
Elisha, Sr/4 Apr 1667 m. Mary Minor; 2) Rebecca Mason
Elizabeth/6 Jan 1669 (Mrs William Ingraham, Jr)

On June 5, 1675, Joshua Holmes was invited by the widow Abigail (Ingraham) Chesebrough to teach a school in Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, whom he later married, her second of three marriages.

In 1675, Abigail married Joshua Holmes and they were the parents of:
Mary/1676 (Mrs Isaac Thompson)
Joshua, Jr/20 Aug 1678 m. Fear Sturgis

On 4 Jul 1698, Abigail married Capt James Avery in Boston, Suffolk Co, MA.

Her parents were Richard Ingraham and Elizabeth Wignall.

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  • Created by: Robert Kessell
  • Added: 31 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23664986
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Abigail Ingraham Avery (1636–12 Feb 1714), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23664986, citing Wequetequock Burial Ground, Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Robert Kessell (contributor 46868258) .