Samuel Abbey Jr.


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Samuel Abbey Jr. was born August 17, 1759, in Chatham, Middlesex Co., CT, and died February 28, 1841, in Milo, Yates Co., NY, at age 81. He is the son of Samuel Abbey of Glastonbury, Hartford Co., CT, and Rachel Matson of Chatham, Barnstable Co., MA, or Glastonbury, Hartford Co., CT.

Margaret Lee Miller was born Unknown, and died Unknown at age Unknown. She is the daughter of Unknown.

Samuel Abbey Jr. and Margaret Lee Miller were married May 27, 1827, in Milo, Yates Co., NY.

Samuel Abbey Jr. and Margaret Lee (Miller) Abbey had five children:

  1. Electra Abbey: Born 1786 - 1787 in Unknown; Died after October 4, 1807, in Unknown. Married October 4, 1807, in Unknown to William Maxwell: Born about 1784 in Unknown; Died after October 4, 1807, in Unknown.
  2. Roswell Abbey: Born January 20, 1789, in Connecticut; Died January 5, 1858, in Unknown (age 68). Married July 8, 1817, in New York City, NY, to Elizabeth Truslow: Born April 20, 1790, in Durham, Middlesex Co., CT; Died July 27, 1863, in Elliot, Dorchester Co., MD (age 73).
  3. Ansel Abbey: Born about 1791 in Ontario, NH; Died April 28, 1831, in New Albany, Floyd Co., IN (about age 40). Married about 1810 in New Hampshire to Bersheba Morgan: Born August 22, 1787, in Springfield, Hampden Co., MA; Died 1870 in New Albany, Floyd Co., IN (about age 83).
  4. Sophronia Abbey: Born 1793 in New Hampshire; Died Unknown.
  5. Elizabeth Abbey: Born 1795 in Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY; Died about 1851 in Unknown (about age 56).; Died Unknown. Married about 1804 to Elija Abbey: Born February 20, 1779, in Unknown; Died 1851 in New York (about age 72.



TIMELINE

Samuel Abbey Jr. was born August 17, 1759, in Chatham, Middlesex Co., CT.

Margaret Lee Miller was born Unknown.

Samuel Abbey Jr. and Margaret Lee Miller were married May 27, 1827, in Milo, Yates Co., NY.

Margaret Lee (Miller) Abbey died Unknown, at age Unknown.

Samuel Abbey Jr. died February 28, 1841, in Milo, Yates Co., NY, at age 81.


From Jeromey Ward's Web Site:

Ebenezer was born in 1683, in Salem Village, Mass., baptized in Wenham before 1685; died in Windham, Conn., December 5, 1758. He removed with his father to the locality known as "Bricktop" in 1698; worked in Norwich for a time, about 1705; was at Windham in 1706 and later lived at North Windham and Mansfield. November, 1705, were recorded two deeds showing an exchange of property between Samuel Abbe and Ebenezer of Norwich, a lot upon Bushnell's Plain. He received a deed from Samuel, July 17, 1707, and sold land to Abraham Mitchell and William Slate in 1709 and 1711. October29, 1713, John Abbe, now resident at Hartford, in Hartford County," sold to his brother Ebenezer land he had received from his father, Samuel Abbe of Windham. In a deed of November 2, 1713, he alludes to his deceased father, Samuel Abbe, January 11, 1714, land bought from his brother, Samuel Abbe, and calls Abraham Mitchell father." He is found frequently in the records of Windham down to late in life. September 8, 1743, he sold to his son, Samuel, land on the east side of Nauchaug River in Windham. In 1715, Ebenezer Abbe was one of the settlers who formed Canada. Parish at Hampton Hill in the northeast part of Windham, and was one of those who on May 9, 1717, signed a petition to the General Assembly asking to be made a separate parish. In October of the same year another petition was sent to the assembly, asking that the taxes on property in this parish should be used for the establishing of their church. This petition was signed by Ebenezer Abbe, for the rest," and William Durkee.
His will, dated June 3, 1750, probated December 14, 1758, names these heirs: wife Mary; children Ebenezer, Joshua, Nathan, Gideon, Samuel,Elizabeth Cross, Zeruiah Marsh, Jerusha Wood, Abigail Cary, Miriam Cross; grandson Jonathan Bingham, only surviving son and heir of his daughter Mary, deceased. (Windham Probate Records, Vol. 5, page 513.)
Ebenezer Abbe married at Mansfield, October 28, 1707, MARY ALLEN, who died 1766, daughter of Joshua and Mary ( ) Allen, early settlers of Mansfield, who lived near what is now North Windham.

Ebenezer married Mary Allen daughter of Joshua Allen and Mary Crowell on Oct 28 1707 in Windham, Connecticut. Mary was born on Jun 10 1688 in Windham, Connecticut. She died in 1766 in Windham, Connecticut.