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Abigail Ellery (Cary)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States
Death: Died in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Place of Burial: Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Nathaniel Cary and Elizabeth Cary
Wife of William Ellery, signer of the "Declaration of Independence"
Mother of John Wilkins Ellery; Abigail Ellery; Susanna Kent Ellery; Philadelphia Ellery; Nathaniel Cary Ellery and 5 others

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About Abigail Ellery

Abigail Carey Ellery

Birth: Nov. 12, 1742, Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island

Death: Jul. 27, 1793, Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island

Father: Nathaniel Cary, b. Nov 2, 1712, Bristol, RI; d. 1784.

Mother: Elizabeth Wanton, b. Nov. 10, 1716, Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI; d. Sep.18, 1769, Bristol, RI

Marriage: June 28, 1767, Rhode Island

Spouse: William B. Ellery, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, b. Dec 22, 1727, d. Feb 15, 1820; son of William Ellery and Eliabeth Almy.

Children:

  • Abigail Ellery, b. March 28, 1768, Newport, RI, d. Oct 14, 1768, Newport, RI.
  • Nathaniel Ellery, b. May 13, 1769, Newport, RI, d. Oct 18, 1839, Newport, RI.
  • John Wilkins Ellery, b. May 18, 1770, Newport, RI, d. May 18, 1770, Dighton,Bristol, Mass.
  • Abigail Ellery, b. Feb 2, 1772, Newport, RI, d. Sept 20, 1772, Newport, RI.
  • Ruth Champlin Ellery, b. Sept 4, 1773, Newport, RI, d. March 31, 1777, Dighton,Bristol, Mass.
  • Susanna Kent Ellery, b. June 11, 1775, Newport, RI, d. April 14, 1828, Newport, RI.
  • Philadelphia Ellery, b. Nov 5, 1776, Newport, RI, d. April 24, 1856, Newport, RI.
  • Ruth Champlin Ellery, b. May 23, 1779, Cranston, Providence, RI, d. Dec 20, 1779, Cranston, Providence, RI.
  • Mehetable Redwood Ellery, b. Jan 4, 1784, Newport, RI, d. Aug 11, 1832, Newport, RI.
  • George Wanton Ellery, b. Dec 24, 1789, Newport, RI, d. Jan 26, 1867.

Burial: Common Burying Ground, Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island

Sources:

Pedigree Resource File - familysearch.org

"Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914," https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8MK-FB3

"Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916," https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8VQ-F59

http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/w/o/o/Clayton-Arthur-Wood-New-York/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-1175.html

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=11297768

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Abigail Ellery's Timeline

1742
November 12, 1742
Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States
1770
1770
Age 27
1770
Age 27
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1772
1772
Age 29
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1775
1775
Age 32
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1776
1776
Age 33
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1778
1778
Age 35
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1779
1779
Age 36
Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States
1784
January 4, 1784
Age 41
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States