Abigail Starling

13 November 1752–16 January 1832 (Age 79)
Windham Center, Windham, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Abigail

When Abigail Starling was born on 13 November 1752, in Windham Center, Windham, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, Joseph Sterling, was 31 and her mother, Mary Worcester, was 30. She married Joseph Bradford on 20 January 1774, in Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 16 January 1832, in Farmington, Franklin, Maine, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Farmington, Franklin, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Bradford
1751–1812
Abigail Starling
1752–1832
Marriage: 20 January 1774
Elisha Bradford
1774–1832
Abigail Bradford
1782–1812
Moses Bradford
1776–1845
Sally Bradford
1778–1852
Hulda Bradford
1781–1845
Betsey Bradford
1788–1866
Hannah Bradford
1791–1846
Dorothy Bradford
1793–1848
Joseph Bradford
1797–1873
Richard Bradford
1801–
Polly Bradford
1804–1852

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1774Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1760
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1760: Cumberland, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Cumberland, Maine, United States
    1776
    Age 24
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1780
    Age 28
    Historical Boundaries: 1780: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Kennebec, Maine, United States 1838: Franklin, Maine, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Norfolk): variant of Sterling 2.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Stallings
    Sterling
    Starlin

    Story Highlight

    BRADFORD, Joseph (1751-1812)

    Joseph was the son of Joshua & Hannah Bradford. On January 20, 1774 in Wiscasset, Lincoln County, Maine, he married Abigail Starling. To this union, 11 children were born. Joseph & Abigail and family …

    Sources (17)

    • Abigail in entry for Hannah Bradford, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
    • Abigail Starling Bradford, "Find A Grave Index"
    • Ancestry Family Trees

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