Emily Abbot

Female25 April 1809–9 November 1872

Brief Life History of Emily

When Emily Abbot was born on 25 April 1809, in Springfield, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Jeremiah Abbott III, was 37 and her mother, Sally Farrar, was 33. She died on 9 November 1872, in Vermont, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Windsor, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

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Jeremiah Abbott III
Sally Farrar
Olive Abbot
John Abbott
Mary Ann Abbott
Sally Abbot
Sarah Abbott
Emily Abbot
Jeremiah Abbott IV
Rachel Abbot

Sources (3)

  • Emily Abbott, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Emily Abbott, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Emily Abbott, "Vermont Deaths and Burials, 1871-1965"

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World Events (7)


Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1812 · War of 1812

Age 3

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 21

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Abbott . The spelling with one -t is more typically Scottish than English, and in Gaelic-speaking areas of Scotland, this is sometimes an Anglicized form of McNabb .

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

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