Abigail Bradbury

1762–1832 (Age 69)
New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Bradbury was born on 18 December 1762, in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, Moses Bradbury, was 47 and her mother, Abigail Fogg, was 42. She married Isaac Allen II on 22 August 1782, in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 10 January 1832, in Minot, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Minot, Androscoggin, Maine, United States.

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Abigail Bradbury
Isaac Allen II
Marriage: 22 August 1782
Eleanor A. Allen
Naomi Allen
Abigail Allen
Isaac Allen III
Isaac Allen Jr
Moses O Allen
Thomas Allen
Ira Allen
Polly Allen
John Wright Allen
Bradbury Allen
Olive Allen
Thelesman Allen
Hannah Allen
Samuel Allen

Spouse & Children

22 August 1782
New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine, United States


  • Eleanor A. Allen


  • Female1784–Female

  • Abigail Allen


  • Isaac Allen III


  • Male1788–1862Male

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World Events (8)


Age 14

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 14

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 19

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places so called, in several counties, all first recorded fairly late. The etymology is generally Old English brād ‘broad’ + burh ‘fort’ ( see Bury ), but Bradbury in County Durham is recorded in Old English as Brydbyrig, the first element probably being Old English bred ‘board’. This is probably also the first element in Bradbury, Cheshire.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Abigail Bradbury Allen, "Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990"
  • Abigail Bradbury Allen, "Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990"
  • Abigail Bradbury, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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