Abigail Marion Olmsted

6 May 1763–28 February 1842 (Age 78)
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Abigail Marion

When Abigail Marion Olmsted was born on 6 May 1763, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Sgt. Jabez Olmsted, was 27 and her mother, Miriam Elizabeth Huse, was 18. She married Aaron Case in 1788, in Hebron, Washington, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 28 February 1842, in her hometown, at the age of 78, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Troy Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Case
1762–1821
Abigail Marion Olmsted
1763–1842
Marriage: 1788
Moses Case
1790–1864
William Case
1805–
Philip Case
1792–1878
Martha Case
1792–
Abraham Case
1794–1870
Miriam Case
1796–1879
Abigale Case
1796–
Elizabeth Case
1797–1879
Lucinda Marion Case
1799–1894
Eunice Case
1805–1890
Aaron Case
1809–1852
Nancy Case
1815–1880

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1788
Hebron, Washington, New York, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 18

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 23

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Olmstead .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abigail Case, "Connecticut, Deaths, 1640-1955"
  • Abigail Case, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Abigail Case, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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