Abigail Cram

Brief Life History of Abigail

When Abigail Cram was born on 14 July 1825, in Stoddard, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Josiah Dutton Cram, was 45 and her mother, Deidemia Dutton, was 41. She married Jesse Haven on 12 October 1850, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Milton, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1900 and Enterprise, Morgan, Utah, United States in 1904. She died on 11 December 1904, in Peterson, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Haven
1814–1905
Abigail Cram
1825–1904
Marriage: 12 October 1850
Jesse Cram Haven
1853–1879
Marie Haven
1858–

Sources (30)

  • Abby C Haven in household of Jesse Haven, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Utah, Death and Military Death Certificates, 1904-1961
  • Abby Cram Haven, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

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.

1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough

In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Scottish: shortened form of Crambie, a habitational name from Crambeth, the former name of Dowhill in Ballingry, in Kinross.

English: apparently a variant of Cramp with loss of -p.

Americanized form of German or Dutch Kram .

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

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