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  • Abigail Davenport (c.1644 - 1717)
    Died on Jul. 20, 1717 at age 74. Wife of John Davenport. Daughter of Abraham Pierson. Buried in the Center Church on the Green Churchyard in New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, Plot: 118D. ...
  • Abigail Pierson (1618 - 1659)
    ii.Abigail Mitchell, born before April 26, 1618 in Lincolns., England; died about 1680 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey; married (1) Wheelwright before 1637; married (2) Abraham Pierson about 1638 i...
  • Abigail Pierson (1654 - 1696)
    One record shows eleven children, of which Hannah, was the seventh. She was to marry Isaac Lyon. ____________________ 'The story of the memorial in honor of the founders of the town of Milford : ...
  • Rev. Abraham Pierson (1613 - 1678)
    1. Rev. Abraham PIERSON was born about 1609 in Yorkshire, England and was christened on 23 Sep 1609 in Branford, Yorkshire, England. He died on 9 Aug 1678 in Newark, New Jersey and was buried in 1678 i...
  • Rev. Abraham Pierson (c.1641 - 1707)
    Founder and first president of Yale, and namesake of Pierson College. One record shows Abraham as the eldest of eleven children. Graduated from Harvard in 1668. In 1669 he joined his father, as an as...

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