Abigail Thompson

25 March 1811–12 February 1876 (Age 64)
Eden Valley, Eden, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Abigail

Abigail Thompson was born on 25 March 1811, in Eden Valley, Eden, Erie, New York, United States. She married Hiram Carr on 12 February 1828. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Pine Grove Township, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 February 1876, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Carr
1808–
Abigail Thompson
1811–1876
Marriage: 12 February 1828
Lydia Ann Carr
1829–
John Bisbee Carr
1831–1864
Asa Carr
1833–1914
Juliana Alma Carr
1835–
Zimri Baker Carr
1836–
Eliza Abigail Carr
1837–1925
Jehial W. Carr
1840–1888
Viola Carr
1849–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 February 1828
children

(8)

    Lydia Ann Carr

    Female1829–Female

    John Bisbee Carr

    Male1831–1864Male

    Male1833–1914Male

    Juliana Alma Carr

    Female1835–Female

    Zimri Baker Carr

    Male1836–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1812

Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 1

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 19

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

1 English: patronymic from Thomas . Thompson is widely distributed throughout Britain, but is most common in northern England and northern Ireland.2 Americanized form of Thomsen .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Abigal Mott in household of Hiram Mott, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Abagail Carr in household of Hiram Carr, "United States Census, 1850"

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