Is your surname Avery?

Research the Avery family

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Related Projects

Abigail Avery (Parke)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New London, New London, Connecticut Colony
Death: February 12, 1713 (26)
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Christopher Avery Cemetery, Ledyard Center (New London) Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Parke and Mary Parke
Wife of Col. Christopher Avery
Mother of John Avery; Abigail Allyn; Christopher Avery and Rev. Nathan Avery
Sister of Dorothy Avery and Edmund Parke

Managed by: Steven Patrick Frank
Last Updated:
view all 24

Immediate Family

About Abigail Avery

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Parke-4

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/59318963

https://archive.org/stream/historytownston00wheegoog#page/n218/mode/2up

https://archive.org/stream/grotonaveryclan01aver#page/123/mode/1up

https://archive.org/details/cu31924028842560/page/n283


THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 124-126

HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF STONINGTON, County of New London, Connecticut, from its first settlement in 1649 to 1900, by Richard Anson Wheeler, New London, CT, 1900, p. 201


www.findagrave.com

Abigail Parke Avery Birth 1683 New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA Death 12 Feb 1713 (aged 29'9630) Groton, New London County, Connecticut, USA Burial Christopher Avery Cemetery Ledyard, New London County, Connecticut, USA Memorial ID 59318963

Daughter of Captain John and Mary (Witter) Parke. Married Christopher Avery December 19, 1704 in Preston, New London, Connecticut.

Children; 1. John, who m. Anna Stanton 2. Abigail, who m. Robert Allyn Jr 3. Christopher, who m. Eunice Prentice 4. Nathan, who m. Hannah Stoddard

In 1888, some of Christopher Avery's descendants set up a brown-stone obelisk on the east side of Avery Hill, Ledyard (formerly the North Parish of Groton) not far from his former home. (Now called Hale Cemetery). The front bears this inscription: Christopher Avery, 1680 - 1753. His Four Wives. His Daughter, Temperance, and her husband William Morgan were buried in the same lot.

Family Members Spouse


Christopher Avery 1680'961753 (m. 1704) Children


John Avery 1705'961789


Abigail Avery Allyn 1707'961786


Christopher Avery 1709'961778


Nathan Avery 1712'961780

Inscription Avery obelisk Side 1 Christopher Avery 1680 1753 -- His four wives

Side 2 1. Abigail Park 2. Prudence S Wheeler

Side 3 Erected 1888

Side 4 Esther H Prentice Susanna

  • Note I couldn't tell if they were numbered as the other two wives were due to lichen
view all 11

Abigail Avery's Timeline

1686
November 7, 1686
New London, New London, Connecticut Colony
November 7, 1686
Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colony
1705
October 26, 1705
Groton, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1707
July 16, 1707
Groton, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1709
November 16, 1709
Groton, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1712
March 10, 1712
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
1713
February 12, 1713
Age 26
Groton, New London, Connecticut Colony
February 1713
Age 26
Christopher Avery Cemetery, Ledyard Center (New London) Connecticut
1931
May 2, 1931
Age 26