Person:Abigail Garfield (1)

m. bef. 1637
  1. Joseph Garfield1637 - 1691
  2. Rebecca Garfield1639/40 - 1682
  3. Benjamin GarfieldAbt 1643 - 1717
  4. Abigail Garfield1646 - 1726
m. Abt 1670
  1. Deacon John Parkhurst1671 - 1764
  2. Abigail Parkhust1674 -
  3. Sarah Parkhurst1676 - 1756
  4. Rachel Parkhurst1678 - 1767
  5. Elizabeth Parkhurst1681 -
  6. Mary Parkhurst1683 - 1776
  7. George Parkhurst1685/86 - 1734
  8. Samuel Parkhurst1688 - 1768
  9. Hannah Parkhurst1690 - 1754
m. 22 Dec 1686
Facts and Events
Name[3][4] Abigail Garfield
Gender Female
Birth? 29 Jun 1646 Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage Abt 1670 Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United Statesto John Parkhurst
Marriage 22 Dec 1686 Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United Statesto Joseph Gleason
Death[1] 18 Oct 1726 Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Ancestral File Number Q70J-TQ
References
  1. Historical Society of Watertown (Massachusetts). Watertown Records. (Watertown, Mass.: Press of Fred Barker, 1894-1939), 1:13.

    [p. 19] 1646. Abigall Gearffeild Daughter of edward & [Rebecca] his wife borne the 29 of June.

  2.   Historical Society of Watertown (Massachusetts). Watertown Records. (Watertown, Mass.: Press of Fred Barker, 1894-1939), 2:79.

    [p. 63] Abigail Parkhust (a widow woman) Deceased the 18th of October. 1726.

  3. Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May, 1692, on the Basis of Farmer's Register. (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1860-1862), 2:231.

    Garfield, Edward, Watertown, d. 14 June, if Bond be correct, 1672, aged 97. Edward s. of the preced[ing] b[orn] in Eng. freem[an on] 6 May 1635, by w[ife] Rebecca had ... Abigail, 29 Jun 1646, wh[o] m. John Parkhurst, and d. bef. her f[ather]
    [This entry is flawed on many levels. There were not two Edwards, only one. The wife of John Parkhurst did not die before 1672 - she died 1726. Finally, no source indicates any real proof that the Abigail who married John Parkhurst was actually Abigail Garfield. See "English Origin of Edward Garfield of Watertown, Massachusetts" by Robert Charles Anderson in NEHGR, p. 156:332. Also see the Talk page.]

  4. Nichols, John Benjamin. "Edward Garfield (1575-1672) of Watertown, Mass", in National Genealogical Society quarterly. (Washington, District of Columbia: National Genealogical Society), vol. 27, p. 66.