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Abigail Whitehead (Stevenson)

Also Known As: "Abigail (Stevenson) (Denton) Whitehead"
Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Jamaica, Queens Co., New York
Death: October 13, 1715 (71-79)
Long Island, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Grace Church?, Jamaica, Queens, NY
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward Stevenson and Ann Stevenson
Wife of Major Daniel Whitehead, II
Ex-wife of Daniel Denton
Mother of Daniel II Denton; Abigail Stebbins; Mercy Luddington; Jonathan Whitehead; Deborah Hicks and 5 others

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From http://newsfeed.rootsweb.com/th/read/DENTON/1998-04/0893734762

2. Daniel Denton, born 1626, died 1703, married first 1659 to Abigail Stevenson, daughter of Edward and Anne Stevenson, divorced June 26, 1672, he married second April 24, 1876 at Springfield, Mass. to Hannah Leonard, born Dec. 19, 1659, daughter of John and Sarah Heath Leonard.

Abigail and Daniel Denton had two children:

  • 1. Daniel Denton, born about 1661, died 1690, married about 1681 to Deborah (possibly Deborah Scudder).
  • 2. Abigail Denton, born about 1663, died Aug. 4, 1689, married Oct. 12, 1698.

"Around 1659, Denton married Abigail Stevenson, who bore three children, and from whom he was divorced in 1672. The two elder children, Daniel and Abigail, remained with their father, while the infant daughter, Mercy, accompanied her mother, who subsequently remarried." - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Denton

Abigail married second Oct. 1672 to Major Daniel Whitehead, son of Daniel and Jeanne Skidmore Whitehead;

Abigail and Major Daniel had six children

  • Jonathan,
  • Thomas,
  • Deborah,
  • Mary,
  • Amy and
  • Elizabeth Whitehead.
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Abigail Whitehead's Timeline

Jamaica, Queens Co., New York
Age 21
Jamaica, Queens, New York, United States
Age 23
Jamaica, Long Island, Province of New York
January 10, 1668
Age 28
Jamaica, Queens, New York, USA
Age 32
Jamaica, Queens, NY
Age 35
New York, New York, NY
August 17, 1679
Age 39
Jamaica, Queens, New York, United States