Abigail Black (Johnson) (1681 - c.1720)

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Birthplace: Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Shelley Chrystal Mactyre
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About Abigail Black (Johnson)

Abigail Johnson Black (1681 - c1720) - Abigail Johnson, accused of witchcraft at the age of 11 in the infamous Salem witch trials, was the daughter of Steven Johnson and Elizabeth Dane. Born 16 March 1681 at Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts; she died circa 24 November 1720 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts. She married James Black (1669 - before 1722), son of Daniel Black (born before 1628 Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland) and Faith Bridges (born 1645 Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts) in 1703 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts.

Marriages and Children

  1. James Black (1669 - before 1722), son of Daniel Black (born before 1628 Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland) and Faith Bridges (born 1645 Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts) married in 1703 at Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts
    1. Edmund Black (born 25 April 1704 Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts)
    2. James Black (born 29 October 1705)
    3. John Black (born 28 January 1708)
    4. Josiah Black (born before 1 July 1710 Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts)
    5. Daniel Black (born 4 March 1715)
    6. Abigail Black (born 1 May 1718 c: 27 JUL 1718 Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts)

Sources

  • Ancestors of Malu Del & Tahlia Elphia McDonald
  • Samuel Willard Bridges. Bridges Genealogy including Britton, DeNike (Boston, MA: George H. Ellis & Company, 1960)
  • Sydney Perley. The History of Boxford, Essex County, Massachusetts [NEHGS Library] (Boxford, MA: 1880) p. 49
  • John Dane. A Declaration of Remarkable Providences in the Course of My Life (Boston, MA: S. G. Drake, 1854)
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Abigail Black's Timeline

1681
March 16, 1681
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1700
1700
Age 18
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1704
1704
Age 22
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1705
October 29, 1705
Age 24
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1708
January 23, 1708
Age 26
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1710
July 1, 1710
Age 29
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1715
March 4, 1715
Age 33
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1718
May 1, 1718
Age 37
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1720
November 24, 1720
Age 39
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States