Abigail Peck

1722–1766 (Age 44)
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Peck was born on 17 March 1722, in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, her father, Samuel Peck, was 31 and her mother, Martha Clark, was 26. She married David Clark in October 1743, in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 20 March 1766, in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Abigail Peck
1722–1766
David Clark
1718–1772
Marriage: October 1743
Sarah Clark
1742–1765
Esther Clark
1744–
"Deacon" David Clarke
1748–1811
Abigail Clark
1749–
Hezekiah Clark
1752–1805
Martha Clark
1754–1810
Esther Clark
1759–
Benjamin Clark
1760–
William Clark
1766–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
October 1743
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

1 English (mainly East Anglia): metonymic occupational name for someone who dealt in weights and measures, for example a grain factor, from Middle English pekke ‘peck’ (an old measure of dry goods equivalent to eight quarts or a quarter of a bushel).2 English: variant of Peak 1.3 Irish: variant of Peak 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Abigail in entry for Sarah Clark, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Abigail in entry for David Clark, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Abigail in entry for Martha Clark, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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