There were John Parkhurst's born in Watertown 29 April 1697 and in Chelmsford 1 March 1691 according to those towns' vital records. Both of these have been attributed as Abigail Howe's husband in various online trees.
SAR application lists John Parkhurst, born 1 March 1991, the son of Josiah Parkhurst and Eunice Spaulding, died 10 Jan 1771 i Plainfield, Windham Connecticut. It lists his wife as Abigail Parkhurst. No clearcut link to Abigail Howe, but it is likely.
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