Abigail Leadbetter

29 October 1774–28 March 1848 (Age 73)
Province of Maine, British Colonial America

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Leadbetter was born on 29 October 1774, in Province of Maine, British Colonial America, her father, Increase Leadbetter III, was 25 and her mother, Elisabeth McCurdy Calderwood, was 20. She married James Lane Senior on 29 January 1794, in Winthrop, Kennebec, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 28 March 1848, in Fayette, Kennebec, Maine, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Fellows Cemetery, Fayette, Kennebec, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Lane Senior
1767–1863
Abigail Leadbetter
1774–1848
Marriage: 29 January 1794
Phebe Lane
1793–1826
Joanna Lane
1794–1863
John Lane
1796–1863
Abigail Lane
1798–1862
Asenath Lane
1800–1868
Eliza A Lane
1802–1874
Hannah Lane
1804–
Eunice Lane
1807–1808
Columbus Lane
1809–1891
Alden Lane
1813–1887
James Lane Jr
1816–1887

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 January 1794
Winthrop, Kennebec, Maine, United States
children

(11)

    Phebe Lane

    Female1793–1826Female

    Female1794–1863Female

    John Lane

    Male1796–1863Male

    Abigail Lane

    Female1798–1862Female

    Asenath Lane

    Female1800–1868Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Increase Leadbetter III

    Male1749–1842Male

    Elisabeth McCurdy Calderwood

    Female1754–1825Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 2

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1781: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States; 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Kennebec, Maine, United States
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 20

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ledbetter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Abigail Lane, "Maine, Tombstone Inscriptions, Surname Index, 1620-2014"
  • Abigail Leadbetter in entry for Rackley and Lane, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Abigail Leadbetter in entry for Lane and Unknown, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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