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Abigail born 17 July 1633 in Dorchester, dau of John Pierce (Pearce) and his first wife, Mary (surname unknown).
Left a legacy in her father's will dated 16 September 1661, mentioned as the wife of Jeremiah Rogers along with her children. " my daughter the wife of Jeremiah Rog[e]rs ... whereas her husband Jeremiah Rog[e]rs stands deeply indebted unto me ... freely give [the sum of £20] to my daughter and her children and also 20s. apiece unto her three children in money"
- "1678 1 6 Abigail Rogers, dau of Jeremiah at Dorchester"
- "1678 1 10 Bathsheba Rogers, dau of Jeremiah at Dorchester"
- "1678 1 10 Abiah Rogers, widow of Jeremiah Rogers, at Dorchester"
A different person - Abiah was born on March 6, 1639.
"Rogers, Jeremiah (-1676) & Abiah [Pierce] (not Mehitable) (-1678/9); m 1652; Dorchester/Lancaster." (Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. 1985, 1987, 1990, p. 633.) </div>
Other spelling PEARS, URL: http://salemsites.com/Smithgen1/familygroup.php?familyID=F46&tree=Madden
- ↑ Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-33
- ↑ Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-33 (Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-33, url: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=greatmigrationindex&rank=1&new=1&MSAV=1&msT=1&gss=angs-d&gsfn=jeremiah&gsln=rogers&uidh=2r7&ct=913 )
- ↑ "The Early Records of Lancaster", Ed. by Henry S. Nourse Under section entitled: "Died duringr Abandonment of Town" p. 325,https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/000276165
- ↑ A Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston Containing Dorchester Births, Marriages, and Deaths to the End of 1825 (Boston: Rockwell and Churchill, City Printers. 1890)(Free e-book) p. 3
- In 1888 Frederick Clifton Pierce published one of his usual confused productions, a Pearce Genealogy, Being the Record of the Posterity of Richard Pearce, An Early Inhabitant of Portsmouth, in Rhode Island ... (Rockford, Illinois, 1888). He made John Pierce of Dorchester and Boston a son of this elder Richard Pierce, and the latter was supposedly brother of WILLIAM PIERCE, mariner, of Boston, and father of a younger Richard Pierce of Portsmouth, Rhode Island. The elder Richard does not seem to have existed, nor is there evidence that any of these other three men are related to one another. (Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-33, url: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=greatmigrationindex&rank=1&new=1&MSAV=1&msT=1&gss=angs-d&gsfn=jeremiah&gsln=rogers&uidh=2r7&ct=913 )
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