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Abigail Elwell (Vinson)

Birthplace: Gloucester, Essex, MA
Death: Died in Gloucester, Essex, MA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Vinson and Rachel Vinson
Wife of Jacob Elwell
Mother of Benjamin Elwell; Rachel Scott; Abigail Elwell; Sarah Roberts; Jacob Elwell and 5 others
Sister of Thomas Vinson
Half sister of Sarah Parsons; Hannah Ellery; Elizabeth Gardner; John Vinson; Richard Vinson and 6 others

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About Abigail Elwell


In his Will written on March 19, 1685 (New Style), William Vinson had the following heirs:

  • Wife Rachel
  • Son John, gone and apparently unheard of, possibly dead
  • Daughter Abigail, apparently unmarried
  • Daughter Sarah Parsons, living
  • The children of daughters Gardner and Ellary, both deceased
  • "Daughter in Law" Mary Day
  • John Cooke, son of "Son in Law" John Cooke
    • Essex County (Massachusetts). Register of Deeds. Deeds, 1639-1866; index to deeds, 1640-1879 (Essex County, Massachusetts). (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), Vol 66, p. 232; FHL #866043, Primary quality.
      • "Abigail Elwell, only surviving child of William Vinson and widow of Jacob Elwell; Children Rachel Elwell (wife of Peter Lurvey), Abigail Elwell Junr, Sarah and Hannah Elwell" See Estate for abstract
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Abigail Elwell's Timeline

May 28, 1668
Gloucester, Essex, MA
July 6, 1686
Age 18
Gloucester, Essex, MA
February 21, 1687
Age 18
Gloucester, Essex County, Massachusetts
January 30, 1690
Age 21
Gloucester, Essex, MA
February 8, 1691
Age 22
Gloucester, Essex, MA
March 26, 1695
Age 26
Gloucester, Essex, MA
May 6, 1697
Age 28
July 15, 1700
Age 32
Gloucester, Essex, MA
December 10, 1702
Age 34
Gloucester, Essex, MA