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Ruth Abbott (Sheppard)

Birthdate: (39)
Birthplace: Fairfield,Cumberland County,New Jersey,USA
Death: Died in Salem County, NJ, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of David Sheppard, Jr. and Eve Westcott
Wife of Thomas Abbott
Mother of Hannah Dare; Mary (Abbott) Dixon Whitaker; NAOMI ABBOTT and RUTH ABBOTT
Sister of Sarah Gilman; Joseph Sheppard; John Sheppard; Hannah Gilman; Elizabeth Sheppard and 4 others

Managed by: Janie DiStefano (Orbin)
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Immediate Family

About Ruth Abbott

Thomas Abbott, born Abt. 1667 in Tipperary, Ireland; died Dec 1718. He was the son of Samuel Abbott and Jane Elton.He married Ruth Sheppard Abt. 1694 in Thomas mentioned, in her father's, will.

Ruth Sheppard, born Bef. 1677; died Bef. She was the daughter of David Sheppard, Jr. and Eve Walen.


Children of Thomas Abbott and Ruth Sheppard are:

  • i. Naomi Abbott, born Abt. 1696; died Deceased.
  • 69 ii. Hannah Abbott, born Abt. 1697 in Greenwich, Cumberland, NJ; died Nov 1745; married Benoni Dare Bef. Dec 14, 1718.
  • iii. Mary Abbott, born Abt. 1698; died Deceased; married (1) Nathaniel Whitecar Abt. 1730; born Abt. 1698; died Deceased; married (2) Anthony Dixon Abt. 1720; born Aft. 1680; died Deceased.
  • iv. Ruth Abbott, born Abt. 1700; died Deceased.
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Ruth Abbott's Timeline

Fairfield,Cumberland County,New Jersey,USA
Age 20
Fairfield,Cumberland County,New Jersey,USA
Age 22
Fairfield,Cumberland County,New Jersey,USA
Age 23
Fairfield Township, Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States
Age 23
Fairfield Township, Salem County, Province of West Jersey
Age 39
Salem County, NJ, USA