Abigail Lake

17 June 1769–17 March 1849 (Age 79)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Abigail

Abigail Lake was born on 17 June 1769, in New York, United States. She married Abraham Bull before 1790, in Dover, Dutchess, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 17 March 1849, in Pulaski, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pulaski, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Bull
Abigail Lake
Marriage: before 1790
Martha Bull
Benjamin Bull
Reverend John Hamilton Guernsey Bull
Betsy Bull
Henry Bull
Mary Bull

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    before 1790Dover, Dutchess, New York, United States
  • Children


    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 7
    New York is the 11th state.
    Age 22
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly West Country): topographic name usually for someone who lived by a streamlet (Middle English lak(e), Old English lacu) or who lived at or came from any of the places so named, such as Lack in Church Stoke (Shropshire) and Lake in Wilsford near Amesbury (Wiltshire). Lake is a common minor placename in Devon.English: occasionally perhaps a topographic name for someone who lived by a lake or pool (Middle English, Old French lake), though it is uncertain that this word was current in ordinary vocabulary during the main period of surname formation (1250–1400).North German and Dutch: habitational name from any of several places in Westphalia and Lower Saxony so named, or a topographic name from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch lake ‘swamp, swampy meadow’ (Middle Dutch also ‘border water’).

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Abigail Bull, "Find A Grave Index"
    • CEMETERY RECORDS - FindaGrave

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