b.8 Oct 1800 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
d.25 Nov 1877
m. 28 Dec 1784
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There is 1 vital record available on MyHeritage for Abigail May, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.
Abigail "Abba" Alcott (née May; October 8, 1800 – November 25, 1877) was the wife of Transcendentalist Amos Bronson Alcott and mother of four daughters, including Civil War novelist Louisa May Alcott. An activist for several causes, May was one of the first paid social workers in the state of Massachusetts.