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Abigail Eells (Comstock)

Birthplace: Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in New Canaan, Fairfield, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Moses Comstock, Sr. and Abigail Comstock
Wife of Reverend John Eells
Mother of Moses Comstock Eells
Sister of Dinah Hanford; Moses Comstock, Jr.; Hannah Hanford; Sarah Comstock; Abijah Comstock and 3 others

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About Abigail Eells

Rev. John Eells married (second), in September, 1737, Abigail Comstock, who was born in 1717 and died in January, 1789, daughter of Moses and Abigail (Brinsmaid) Comstock.

On 24 January 1724 she was mentioned in the will of Moses Comstock of Norwalk as daughter Abigail. Her son Moses Comstock Eells is also mentioned in the will.

She was admitted to the church at Wilton, Connecticut in 1733.

Her son, Moses Comstock Eells, was named executor of her will.

Sources: William Applebie Daniel Eardeley: New Canaan, Fairfield County, Connecticut, Congregational Church Records, 1733-1850, Vol. I, p. 7; Vol. II, pp. 82-85, in New York Public Library.

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Abigail Eells's Timeline

Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
September 1737
Age 20
December 16, 1744
Age 27
New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut
January 7, 1789
Age 72
New Canaan, Fairfield, CT, USA