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Abigail Brockway (Chesebrough)

Nicknames: "Avery"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wequetequock, Stonington, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in New London, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Samuel Cheseborough, Sr. and Abigail Avery
Wife of Lt. John Brockway and John Avery, Sr.
Mother of Abigail Avery; Abigail Packer; Benjamin Avery, Sr.; Elizabeth Satterlee; Mary Palmer and 13 others
Sister of Marie Chesebrough; Samuel Cheesbrough, Jr.; William Chesebrough, Sr.; Dr. Elisha Chesebrough; Elizabeth Ingraham and 1 other
Half sister of Mary Thompson; Joshua Holmes, Jr. and John Holmes

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About Abigail Brockway (Chesebrough)

More About ABIGAIL CHESEBROUGH:

Baptism: 23 Jun 1672, Cheesbrook (sic) by Simon Bradstreet, First Church of New London, CT

Marriage Notes for ABIGAIL CHESEBROUGH and JOHN AVERY:

1. The marriage of Abigail and John is recorded both in Stonington and New London. Children of Abigail and John may have been born in Stonington, New London, New Lebanon or, but not too likely, Groton. The birth locations in our file are based on land and other records of John (see his notes)

    

Children of ABIGAIL CHESEBROUGH and JOHN AVERY are:

              i.   ABIGAIL4 AVERY67,68, b. 15 Jan 1677, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. 18 Jul 1677, Stonington, New London County, CT.

More About ABIGAIL AVERY:

Baptism: 13 May 1677, First Congregational Church, Stonington, New London County, CT


             ii.   ABIGAIL AVERY69,70, b. Bef. 18 Jan 1679, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. 16 Nov 1722, Groton, New London County, CT.

More About ABIGAIL AVERY:

Baptism: 18 Jan 1679, First Congregational Church, Stonington, New London County, CT

Burial: Unknown, Burrows Cemetery, Groton, New London County, CT


             iii.   MARY AVERY71,72,73, b. Bef. 14 Nov 1680, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. 05 Feb 1762, North Stonington, New London County, CT at age 82.

More About MARY AVERY:

Baptism: 14 Nov 1680, First Congregational Church, Stonington, New London County, CT

Burial: Unknown, Denison Cemetery, North Stonington, New London County, CT


            iv.   JOHN AVERY, JR74,75, b. Bef. 01 Apr 1683, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. Oct 1762, New London, New London County, CT in his 80th year of age.

More About JOHN AVERY, JR:

Baptism: 01 Apr 1683, First Church of Christ, New London, New London County, CT

Burial: Unknown, Avery-Morgan Burial Ground, New London County, CT


4. v. BENJAMIN AVERY, SR, b. 1686, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. 03 Dec 1762, Groton, New London County, CT in his 76th year of age.

            vi.   LIEUT. WILLIAM AVERY, SR76,77,78,79, b. Bet. 1687 - 1689, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. 08 Feb 1755, his farm home, North Stonington, New London County, CT.

Notes for LIEUT. WILLIAM AVERY, SR:


1. From the meeting of the General Assembly at Hartford:


    "14 of May, 1730.  this assembly do establish and confirm Mr. Wm. Avery of Stonington to be Lieutenant of the south part of the
    Second Company in Stonington, aforesaid, and in order that he may be commissioned accordingly."

More About LIEUT. WILLIAM AVERY, SR:

Baptism: 19 Jun 1692, First Church of Christ, New London, New London County, CT

Occupation: farmer. His farm was in the center of North Stonington, New London County, CT

Will: on file in the Probate Office of New London, New London County, CT


            vii.   ELIZABETH AVERY80,81, b. 27 Oct 1690, Stonington, New London County, CT; d. Unknown.
           viii.   NATHANIEL AVERY, SR82,83,84, b. Bef. 19 Jun 1692, New London, New London County, CT; d. Bef. 28 Jun 1770.

Notes for NATHANIEL AVERY, SR:

1. Nathaniel and Abigail lived in Lyme (?), Connecticut.


More About NATHANIEL AVERY, SR:

Baptism: 19 Jun 1692, First Church of Christ, New London, New London County, CT

Will: proved June 28, 1770


            ix.   ANNE AVERY85,86,87,88,89, b. 19 Jun 1692, New London, New London County, CT; d. 21 Sep 1754, Groton, New London County, CT.

Notes for ANNE AVERY:

1. Sources Anna Chesebrough Wildey records Anna and Sue Witeof records Anne as given name.


             x.   DESIRE AVERY, (TWIN)90,91, b. 1694, New London, New London County, CT; d. Unknown.

Notes for DESIRE AVERY, (TWIN):

1. Twin of Elisha


More About DESIRE AVERY, (TWIN):

Baptism: 02 May 1697, First Church of Christ, New London, New London County, CT


            xi.   ELISHA AVERY, SR, (TWIN)92,93, b. 09 May 1694, New London, New London County, CT; d. 14 Jul 1726, North Stonington, New London County, CT.

Notes for ELISHA AVERY, SR, (TWIN):

1. Twin of Desire


More About ELISHA AVERY, SR, (TWIN):

Baptism: 02 May 1697, First Church of Christ, New London, New London County, CT

Burial: Unknown, Plain Cemetery, North Stonington, New London County, CT


            xii.   JOSIAH AVERY94,95,96,97,98, b. 1697, New London, New London County, CT; d. Unknown, New London County, CT probably.

More About JOSIAH AVERY:

Baptism: 19 Jun 1692, First Church of Christ, New London, New London County, CT


           xiii.   DANIEL AVERY99, b. 05 Nov 1699, New London, New London County, CT; d. Unknown.
           xiv.   THOMAS AVERY99, b. 09 May 1703, New Lebanon, New London County, CT; d. Unknown.

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The marriage of Abigail and John is recorded both in Stonington and New London. Children of Abigail and John may have been born in Stonington, New London, New Lebanon or, but not too likely, Groton. The birth locations in our file are based on land and other records of John (see his notes)

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Abigail Brockway's Timeline

1656
September 30, 1656
Stonington, Connecticut Colony
1672
June 23, 1672
Age 15
New London, New London County, Connecticut Colony

More About ABIGAIL CHESEBROUGH:

Baptism: 23 Jun 1672, Cheesbrook (sic) by Simon Bradstreet, First Church of New London, CT

June 23, 1672
Age 15
Stonington, New London, Ct
1675
November 29, 1675
Age 19
Stonington, CT, USA
1676
January 15, 1676
Age 19
New London, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1679
January 18, 1679
Age 22
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
1680
November 14, 1680
Age 24
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
1683
April 1, 1683
Age 26
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1686
1686
Age 29
Stonington, New London, CT
1690
October 27, 1690
Age 34
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut Colony