Abraham was born in 1715 to Abraham Drake and Theodate Roby.
He first married Abigail Weare in 1738 and had 2 children. Alternatively the marriage may have been 12 JAN 1736/37 in Hampton Falls, Rockingham, New Hampshire.
He next married Abigail Dearborn in 1742 and had 13 children (see below).
During the French and Indian War, he was a Colonel of the 2nd New Hampshire Militia Regiment during the French and Indian War and the American Revolutionary War. He was also a provincial Congress delegate of New Hampshire.
Abraham inherited his Fathers Estate in 1767 - Drake Farm located in North Hampton. He died in 1781 at Drake Farm, North Hampton, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire at age 65.
Children born to Abraham Drake and Abigail Weare:
Children born to Abraham Drake and Abigail Dearborn:
Colonel Abraham Drake, Sr. (1715-1781), and his wife Abigail Dearborn (1720-1811) are honored by the Daughters of the American Revolution for patriotism: : 1) ALSO LCOL, 3RD REGT, COL JONATHAN MOULTON; BGEN JOHN MORIN SCOTT
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