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
1747–1828
Abigail Stevens
1748–1792
Marriage: 1789
Edward Thing
1783–
James Thing
1789–1865
Hannah Judkins Thing
1789–1876

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1789
Brentwood, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
children

(3)

    Edward Thing

    Male1783–Male

    Hannah Judkins Thing

    Female1789–1876Female

    James Thing

    Male1789–1865Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 28

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

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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