Abigail Stevens

27 March 1748–22 March 1792 (Age 43)
Hampstead, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Stevens was born on 27 March 1748, in Hampstead, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Joseph Stevens, was 38 and her mother, Ruth Heath, was 32. She married Eliphalet Thing in 1789, in Brentwood, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 22 March 1792, in Brentwood, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eliphalet Thing
Abigail Stevens
Marriage: 1789
Edward Thing
James Thing
Hannah Judkins Thing

Spouse and Children

Brentwood, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States


    Edward Thing


    Hannah Judkins Thing


    James Thing


Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (4)


Age 28

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 28

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 35

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abigil Stevens, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Abigail Thing, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Abegil Stevens, "New Hampshire, Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"

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