Person:Benjamin Abell (2)

Benjamin Abell
d.bef 6 Jun 1699
m. bef 1639
  1. Abraham Abellest 1639 - 1639
  2. Mary Abell1642 -
  3. Lieutenant Preserved Abellest 1644 - 1724
  4. Caleb Abell1647 - 1731
  5. Joshua Abellest 1649 - 1724/25
  6. Benjamin Abellest 1651 - bef 1699
  7. Experience ABELL1653 - 1706
  • HBenjamin Abellest 1651 - bef 1699
  • WHannah Unknownest 1658 - aft 1717
m. bef 1679
Facts and Events
Name[1] Benjamin Abell
Gender Male
Birth[1] est 1651 Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage bef 1679 Estimate based on date of birth of eldest known child.
to Hannah Unknown
Death[2] bef 6 Jun 1699 Before date of probate.
Probate[2] 6 Jun 1699

The Estate of Benjamin Abell

"Court held in New London, June 6, 1699, the inventory of the estate of Benjamin Abell of Norwich deceased was exhibited, proved, accepted and ordered to be recorded. The Court granted administration to the widow and also distributed to her one-third part of the movable estate forever, and one-third part of the real estate during her natural life; to son Benjamin a double portion at twenty-one, and to six daughters equal portions at the age of eighteen years or day of marriage. By request of the widow, Joshua Abell [brother of the deceased] and John Baldwin were appointed overseers."[2]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Robert Abell, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), I:5.

    Benjamin Abell, b. Rehoboth say 1651.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Abell, Horace A. (Horace Avery), and Lewis P. (Lewis Parker) Abell. The Abell Family in America: Robert Abell of Rehoboth, Mass., his English Ancestry and his Descendants; Other Abell Families and Immigrants; Abell families in England. (Rutland, Vt. : The Tuttle Publishing Company, Inc., 1940), 55.