About Abigail Warham
Abigail Searle was bap 2 March 1604 in Honiton, Devonshire, England (registration found on FindMyPast), daughter of Robert Searle. Although a childless couple (Abigail & John Branker), they raised niece Elizabeth Powell (mo. Dorothy Searle Powell) who married Miles Merwin.
John Branker married in Honiton on Otter, Devon, 13 January 1629/30 Abigail Searle (the groom is called "Mr. John Branker Scolemaster").
They had no recorded children.
The Rev. John Warham married (3) in Windsor, 9 October 1662, Abigail (Searle) Brancker, widow of JOHN BRANKER of Windsor. She died at Windsor on 18 May 1684.
There were no children of this marriage.
Abigail (Searle) Branker was aunt of the wife of Miles Merwin
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Said to have made a nuncupative will which was challanged by Miles Merwin in court. The court ruled her verbal will was valid and distributed her property from it.