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  • Hammond (deceased)
  • Abigail Hastings (1659 - 1718)
    THE BEMIS HISTORY AND GENEALOGY being an account, in greater part of the descendants of Joseph Bemis, of Watertown, Mass. ... By Colonel Thomas Waln-Morgan Draper ... Published 1900, San Francisco, Cal...
  • Abigail Hammond (1623 - 1660)
    Reference: FamilySearch Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jan 6 2020, 0:37:07 UTC
  • Abigail Whippo (1667 - 1711)
    Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Jul 22 2017, 6:15:49 UTC concerns This Abigail's reported date of birth is the same as that of her husband. Such a happenstance is very unlikely -...
  • Abigail Whitacar (1680 - 1718)

About the Hammond surname

Hammond Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, Hamo(n), which is generally from a continental Germanic name Haimo, a short form of various compound names beginning with haim ‘home’, although it could also be from the Old Norse personal name Hámundr, composed of the elements hár ‘high’ + mund ‘protection’.

As an Irish name it is generally an importation from England, but has also been used to represent Hamill and, more rarely, McCammon.

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Was it Hammond or Hammonds with an "S"? Who knows? It varied from generation to generation and from individual to individual. Probably confusion between singular and plural.