Abigail Parce

1791–1859 (Age 68)
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Parce was born in 1791, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Nathan Pearce, was 23 and her mother, Rebecca Chase, was 22. She died in 1859, at the age of 68.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Nathan Pearce
1768–1848
Rebecca Chase
1769–1848
Benoni Parce
1786–1849
Justus Parce
1789–1872
Abigail Parce
1791–1859
Ephraim Parce
1793–
John Parce
1794–
Nathan Parce
1797–
Hiram Parce
1800–1886
Polly Parce
1803–
Royal Parce
1806–1877
Polly Parce
1808–
Ransom Parce
1809–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1791

Age 0

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 0

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1811 · USS Revenge

Age 20

On January 9, 1811, the USS Revenge hits a reef off of Watch Hill, Rhode Island. The load the ship is carrying is handed off to other ships and the USS Revenge is tied down by tow ropes. It brakes free from the ropes and later sinks. In 2011 divers find what are believed to be the remains of the ship.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: nickname from parco ‘thrifty’, ‘frugal’, ‘sober’, ‘moderate’.2 Italian: habitational name from any of various places named with parco ‘game park’.

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

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Abigail.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.