Frederick Abijah Seaverns

Brief Life History of Frederick Abijah

When Frederick Abijah Seaverns was born in December 1841, in West Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Abajah Seaverns Jr, was 37 and his mother, Sophia Taft, was 36. He married Edna Eliza Houghton on 7 July 1869, in West Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1850 and West Roxbury, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1860. He died on 23 December 1913, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 72.

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Frederick Abijah Seaverns
Edna Eliza Houghton
Marriage: 7 July 1869
Edna Stuart Seaverns
Hougton Seaverns
Charles Frederick Taft Seaverns

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  • Frederick Seaverns in household of Abijah Seaverns, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frederick Seaverns, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Frederick A Seaverns, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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Name Meaning

English (Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire): variant of Severn , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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