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Abigail Doolittle (Moss)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
Death: November 05, 1710 (68)
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. John Moss and Wife of John Moss
Wife of Sgt. Abraham Doolittle
Mother of Samuel Doolittle; Joseph Doolittle; Abigail Frederick; Capt. Ebenezer Doolittle; Mary Merriman and 3 others
Sister of John Moss, (died young); Samuel Moss, (died young); Joseph Moss; Ephraim Moss, (died young); Mary Peck and 5 others

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About Abigail Doolittle

Abigail (Moss) Doolittle

  • Birth: 1641 New Haven New Haven County Connecticut, USA
  • Death: Nov. 5, 1710 Wallingford New Haven County Connecticut, USA

Abigail Moss Doolittle was the daughter of John Moss and Abigail Charles. Wife of Abraham Doolittle. Abigail was baptized at age 1 on April 10, 1642. When she was 21 she married Abraham Doolittle, son of Edward Doolittle and Elizabeth Baker of England. She was the mother of 7 children which included my 7th great-grandfather Samuel Doolittle.


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Parents:

  • John Moss (1604 - 1707)
  • Abigail Charles Moss (1606 - 1656)

Spouse: Abraham Doolittle (1620 - 1690)

Children:
  • Joseph Doolittle (____ - 1733)*
  • Samuel Doolittle (1665 - 1714)*
  • Ebenezer Doolittle (1672 - 1711)*
  • Daniel Doolittle (1675 - 1755)*
  • Theophilus Doolittle (1678 - 1740)*

  • Calculated relationship

Burial: Center Street Cemetery Wallingford New Haven

Family

From http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~robinsgenealogypage/The%20Doolittle%20Family.html

Sources: Edward Doolittle's Doolittle research and the research of Frank Doherty on families in the Beekman's Patent

Generation 1

Abraham Doolittle was born in 1620 in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, to Edward Doolittle and Elizabeth Baker. Seven of Edward and Elizabeth's ten children died before reaching adulthood. Abraham, his brother John, and possibly his brother Daniel survived. Abraham married first Joan Alling in 1640 in England; second, Abigail Moss, July 2, 1663, in New Haven, CT. Abraham died August 11, 1690 in Wallingford, New Haven Co., CT; Abigail twenty years later, November 5, 1710, in Wallingford.

Abraham and Abigail had seven children:

  1. Samuel, b. July 7, 1665, New Haven, New Haven Co., CT, m. Mary Cornwall.
  2. Joseph, b. February 12, 1666, New Haven, m. first Sarah Brown, second Elizabeth Holt.
  3. Abigail, b. February 26, 1668, New Haven, m. William Frederick.
  4. Ebenezer, b. July 6, 1672, Wallingford, CT, m. Hannah Hall. (Three Halls were among the original proprietors of Wallingford.)
  5. Mary, b. March 4, 1674, Wallingford, m. Capt. Nathaniel Merriman.
  6. Daniel, b. December 29, 1675, Wallingford, m. first Hannah Cornwall, second Mary Andrews. Hannah and Mary Cornwall were daughters of John Cornwall and Martha Peck.
  7. Theophilus, b. July 26, 1678, m. first Thankful Hall, second Elizabeth How.

GEDCOM Note

Category:New Haven, New Haven Colony, Category: Wallingford, Connecticut Colony, Category: Center Street Cemetery, Wallingford, Connecticut

Biography

Abigail Moss daughter of John Moss was baptized 10 April 1642 at the First Church of New Haven, in New Haven Colony. The name of John Moss' wife is not indicated in the New Haven records.

Marriage

“Abraham Dowlitle & Abigaile Mofse were married by Mr Willm Jones July2 1663," in New Haven, New Haven Colony.

She was his second wife and they had seven children together.

Death

Abigail Moss, widow, died 15 November 1710 ae 69 in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut or died 5 November 1710 as printed by Jacobus and as seen on the cemetery monument erected in 1910, in the Center Street Cemetery in Wallingford, Connecticut.

Sources

  • Families of Ancient New Haven by Donald Lines Jacobus, pg. 546, 1219
  • Vital Records of New Haven,1649-1850 Part I. Hartford: The Connecticut Society of the Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, 1917 (p20)
  • Connecticut Vital Records to 1870 "Wallingford" (Online Database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England HistoricGenealogical Society, 2011.) From original typescripts, Lucius BarnesBarbour Collection, 1928
  • Photo of Monument at Find a Grave 16925424
  • Allen, O. P., "Abraham Doolittle and Some of His Descendants", Magazine of New England History|Magazine of New England History” (R.H. Tilley, Newport, Rhode Island, July 1893) Vol. 3, No. 3, Page 153-4.

GEDCOM Source

@R401058038@ Ancestry Family Trees Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.

GEDCOM Source

Ancestry Family Tree http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=67511054&pid=496

GEDCOM Source

@R401058038@ Ancestry Family Trees Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.

GEDCOM Source

Ancestry Family Tree http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=67511054&pid=496

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Abigail Doolittle's Timeline

1642
April 10, 1642
New Haven, New Haven Colony, (Present Connecticut)
April 10, 1642
., New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
April 10, 1642
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
1662
April 10, 1662
Age 20
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
1665
July 7, 1665
Wallingford, New Haven, CT
1666
February 12, 1666
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
1668
February 26, 1668
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
1672
July 6, 1672
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
1674
March 4, 1674
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony