Elizabeth St. John Abbott

  • Birth 1731 Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death unknown Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Burial Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Plot Town House Yard
  • Memorial ID 72463972

The Norwalk Historical records of the Town House Yard Cemetery Records indicate that Elizabeth's paternal lineage is: SAINT JOHN: Matthais4> >Matthias3> >Matthais2> >Matthais1; and that her paternal grandmother, RACHEL BOUTON b. 16 DEC 1667, was the daughter of [Jachin Bouton, son of John Bouton II by his second wife. NOTE: This is not consistent with historical records.]

Maternal lineage: TROWBRIDGE
Elizabeth1 Trowbridge, James2 Trowbridge, William3 Trowbridge, Thomas4 Trowbridge.

FROM: Town House Yard, on Mill Hill, Norwalk (1924)
Source: NORWALK, Conn. Inscriptions from the Graveyards
(Page 57)

Copied, 1 Nov. 1922, verified, Sept. 1924.

669 [reconfigured to read more easily]
Elizabeth St JOHN,
Wife of John ABBOTT;

Daughter of:
Matthias4 St. JOHN &
& Elizabeth TROWBRIDGE (b. 1 MAY 1703);

Granddaughter of:
1-Matthias3 St. JOHN (1667/68 – 17 Aug. 1748) who married about 1690,
& Rachel BOUTON, (b.16 Dec. 1667), [sic: d/o Jachin Bouton];
2-James TROWBRIDGE (26 MAR 1664 - MAY 1732) who married 19 Apr. 1698,
& Mary BELDEN (b.17 NOV 1676);

Great-granddaughter of:
1-Matthias2 St. JOHN (1630 – DEC 1728/29) who married Elizabeth ___;
2-William TROWBRIDGE (bp. 3 Sep. 1633 - Nov. 1688) who married 3 MAR 1656, Elizabeth LAMBERTON;

Great-great-granddaughter of:
1-Matthias St. JOHN I, (d. NOV 1669/70)
3-Capt. George LAMBERTON
& Margaret.

669 [ORIGINAL for comparison]
(Elizabeth St John, his wife, daughter of Matthias4 St. John, married Elizabeth Trowbridge, born 1 May 1703, granddaughter of Matthias3 St. John, 1667/68 – 17 Aug. 1748, married about 1690, Rachel, daughter of Jachin Bouton, born 16 Dec. 1667, & James Trowbridge, 26 Mar. 1664 - May 1732, married 19 Apr. 1698, Mary Belden, born 17 Nov. 1676, great-granddaughter of Matthias2 St. John, 1630 – Dec. 1728/29, married Elizabeth, & William Trowbridge, baptized 3 Sep. 1633 - Nov. 1688, married 3 Mar. 1656, Elizabeth, daughter of Capt. George Lamberton & Margaret, great-great-granddaughter of Matthias St. John I who died Nov. 1669/70 & Thomas Trowbridge).

John and Elizabeth St. John Abbott had 10 children;
all born in Norwalk CT:
1-Jerusha Abbott m. Noah Hoyt;
2-Azubah Abbott
3-Matthias Abbott m. Ruth St John;
4-Judd Abbott b. 7JUL1760
m. Sarah Weed;
5-Susan Abbott m. Joseph Barker;
6-Stephen Abbott b. 1761
m. Ruth James
7-Thaddeus Abbott b. 27MAR1767;
m. Rebecca Marvin;
8-John Abbott b. 27FEB1769
m. Leah Whiting;
9-Elizabeth/Betsey Abbott;
10-Hannah Abbott m. Jonathan Hoyt.

Family Members

Gravesite Details This gravestone may no longer exist as Find a Grave volunteer, Erik Anderson, reports that the gravesite was not found after searching the entire cemetery.





  • Created by: anne
  • Added: 2 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72463972
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth St. John Abbott (1731–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72463972, citing Town House Hill Cemetery, Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by anne (contributor 47359288) .