Family:Whitney, Abigail (1708-?)

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Abigail4 Whitney (Josiah3, Jonathan2, John1), daughter of Josiah3 and Mary (----) Whitney, was born 22 May 1708, Wrentham, MA.[1]

Abigail married, 10 Sep 1729, Wrentham, MA, Preserved Hall,[2] son of Benjamin and Sarah (Fisher) Hall. He was born 28 Nov 1706, Wrentham, MA.

On 10 Apr 1718, Wrentham, MA, guardianship was granted to her uncle Benjamin Whitney of Sherborn, she aged 9 years.

Children of Preserved and Abigail4 (Whitney) Hall, all born Wrentham, MA:

i. Abijah Hall, b. 18 Jul 1730; "Capt." d. 17 Jun 1761, Mendon, MA; marriage intentions for him "Capt." and Sarah Hatch were published 4 Apr 1760, Mendon, MA.
ii. Timothy Hall, b. 29 Apr 1732; m. Alice Smith.
iii. Esther Hall, b. 16 Apr 1734; d. 5 Aug 1758, Wrentham, MA.
iv. Jonathan Hall, b. 7 Feb 1735; m. Lydia Haven.
v. Jeremiah Hall, b. 16 Jun 1738; m. Betty Blake.
vi. Nathan Hall, b. 4 Sep 1740; m. Elizabeth Freeland.
vii. Josiah Hall, b. 16 May 1743; m. Ama Allen.
viii. Abigail Hall, b. 8 Nov 1745.


1.^  "Abigaell [Whittne], d. of Josiah and Mary, [born] May 22, 1708," according to Thomas W. Baldwin, ed., Vital Records of Wrentham, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA: 1910).

2.^  "Abigail [Whitney] and Preserved Hall, [married] Sept. 10, 1729," according to Wrentham Vital Records.

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