When Abigail Bowdish was born on 13 April 1760, in Voluntown, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Peter Bowdish Sr, was 30 and her mother, Abigail Mott, was 25. She married Job Burleson on 16 November 1783, in Pownal, Bennington, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 17 September 1840, in Fairfield, Franklin, Vermont, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.
Altered form of English Bowditch .
Possibly also an Americanized form of Baudisch , a Germanized Sorbian surname.
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