5 October 1740–29 December 1776 (Age 36)
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
When Abijah or Habijah Lovejoy was born on 5 October 1740, in Andover, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Benjamin Lovejoy, was 49 and his mother, Susanna Corneille, was 44. He married Mercy Phippen about 1753, in Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 29 December 1776, in Westminster, Windham, Vermont, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in North Westminster, Westminster, Windham, Vermont, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.