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Abigail (McLellan) Edwards (1779 - 1843)

Abigail Edwards formerly McLellan
Born in Gorham, Cumberland, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 16 Jun 1799 in Gorham, Cumberland Co., MEmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 64 in Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Sep 2009
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Biography

Abigail was born in 1779.[1] She passed away in 1849.[2]

According to "Edwards Genealogy," this couple had 11 children. She was a granddaughter of Bryce, and three of her children (and her daughter Mary's husband) fought in the Civil War for the Union.[3]

She and her sister Martha married two brothers. Several Union Veterans descend from these marriages.

Sources

  1. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-C54Z : 15 March 2018), Enoch Edwards and Abigail McLellan, 16 Jun 1799; citing Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm.
  2. "Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1980," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVJ5-78WT : 1 March 2021), Abigail Edwards, 1849; citing Harrison, Cumberland, Maine, United States, Rye Field Bridge Cemetery, Maine State Library, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,315,197.
  3. A Genealogical Record of the Descendants of John Edwards, 168_ - 1915, Llewellyn Nathanial Edwards, (Toronto: Privately Published, 1916), 67-68.
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #140616675
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2H29-CJP : 2 March 2021), Enoch Edwards and Abigail Mclellan, 16 Jun 1799; citing , , Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-DP82 : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Eunice Edwards, Birth 23 Mar 1800; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-K9TB : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Lathrop Edwards, Birth 11 Nov 1801; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-2NV7 : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Richard Edwards, Birth 30 Mar 1804; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-2YF7 : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Harriet McLellan, Birth 28 Mar 1806; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-K69Q : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Jane Edwards, Birth 15 Mar 1809; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-G8B1 : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Mary Edwards, Birth 23 Mar 1811; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4WJ-23K : 14 January 2020), Abigail Mc Lellan in entry for Enoch Edwards, 1814.
  • "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900", database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4WJ-GQQ : 14 January 2020), Abigail Mc Lellan in entry for Sargeant_sargent Edwards, 1815.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-FGW6 : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for James McLellan, Birth 05 Dec 1817; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-K5HD : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Bryce E McLellan, Birth 22 Aug 1820; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLCC-X11C : 15 March 2018), Abigail in entry for Clark Swett Edwards, Birth 26 Mar 1823; multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm 1,002,333.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2H29-8NJ : 2 March 2021), Abigail in entry for Lothrap Edwards, 19 Mar 1847; citing Otisfield, , Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VZQM-KSR : 2 March 2021), Abigail Millan in entry for Bryce M Edwards, 09 Sep 1894; citing Otisfield, , Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VZQ9-QFV : 2 March 2021), Abigail Mcclellan in entry for James M Edwards, 03 Oct 1895; citing Portland, , Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm.
  • "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VZQM-PZB : 2 March 2021), Abigail Mclellan in entry for Clark S Edwards, 03 May 1903; citing Bethel, , Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm.

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Acknowledgements

  • This person was created through the import of Morris_gedcom.ged on 11 June 2010.


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McLellan-1833 and McLellan-30 appear to represent the same person because: These two profiles should be merged because they are the same person
posted by [Living Gaenzle]
McLellan-1593 and McLellan-30 appear to represent the same person because: Same DOB (difference in day of month), same parents, same spouse, same DOD.
posted by Liat Boucher
McLellan-138 and McLellan-30 appear to represent the same person because: birth dates are identical, parents are identical, and the siblings are the same
posted by Robin Kabrich

Rejected matches › Abigail Glover (abt.1790-abt.1835)

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