Abigail Thayer

3 September 1701–25 August 1756 (Age 54)
Mendon, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Thayer was born on 3 September 1701, in Mendon, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Ebenezer Thayer, was 27 and her mother, Martha Thompson, was 26. She married John Thompson III on 22 March 1719, in Mendon, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 25 August 1756, in Charlton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

John Thompson III
1689–1756
Abigail Thayer
1701–1756
Marriage: 22 March 1719
John Thompson IV
1721–1759
Martha Thompson
1723–1767
Deborah Thompson
1726–1812
Abiel Thompson
1729–1784
Phebe Thompson
1731–1756
Annis Thompson
1734–1774
Judith Thompson
1737–1756
Aaron Thompson
1739–1758
Hannah Thompson
1742–1831
Annas Thompson
1742–
Hannah Thompson
1747–1831

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 March 1719
Mendon, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

Variant of French Taillier, derived from Old French taillere, an oblique case of tailleur ‘tailor’ ( see Taylor ).

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

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  • Abigail Thayer, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Birth:Abigal Thayer, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Marriage:Abigal Thayer, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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