Abigail Bradford

about 1768–20 November 1838 (Age 70)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Bradford was born about 1768, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Job Bradford, was 42 and her mother, Elizabeth Parkman, was 36. She married John Allyn on 20 July 1791, in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 20 November 1838, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

John Allyn
1767–1833
Abigail Bradford
1768–1838
Marriage: 20 July 1791
Rufus Bradford Allyn
1793–1857
John Allyn
1794–1824
Abigail Bradford Allyn
1796–1860
Augusta Young Allyn
1800–
James Allyn
1801–1807

Spouse and Children

    John Allyn

    Male1767–1833Male

    Female1768–1838Female

MARRIAGE
20 July 1791
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
children

(5)

    Rufus Bradford Allyn

    Male1793–1857Male

    John Allyn

    Male1794–1824Male

    Abigail Bradford Allyn

    Female1796–1860Female

    Augusta Young Allyn

    Female1800–Female

    James Allyn

    Male1801–1807Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places, large and small, called Bradford; in particular the city in West Yorkshire, which originally rose to prosperity as a wool town. There are others in Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Greater Manchester, Norfolk, Somerset, and elsewhere. They are all named with Old English brād ‘broad’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abigail in entry for Augusta Allyn, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Abigail in entry for James Allyn, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Abigail in entry for John Allyn, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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