Abraham MERRILL

Male Abt 1636 - 1722  (~ 86 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Abraham MERRILL  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Abt 1636  Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1674  [2
    Member Newbury Church 
    Fact 1678  Oath of Allegiance Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 28 Nov 1722  [3
    Notes 
    • Excerpt from "A Merrill Memorial Vol. 1": Abraham Merrill was a weaver, and lilved in the north part of the town, (now West Nowbury), near the mouth of Artichoke River. He was a deacon of the Congregational Church in Newbury, and ws active in the party opposing Rev. Thomas Parker, being one of the founders of the Episcopal Church. He married (1) 18 Jan. 1660/1, Abigail Webster, daughter of John and Mary (Shatswell) Webster, of Ipswich, who died 12 Agu. 1712, aged 70, and (2) in September 1713, Sarah Bond of Salisbury (widow), daughter of Robert Clements of Haverhill. [3]
    Person ID I39401  Main Tree
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2021 

    Father Nathaniel MERRILL,   b. 04 May 1601, Wherstead Parish, Suffolk County, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 16 Mar 1654 and 1655  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Susanna JORDON,   d. Between 15 Jan 1672 and 1673 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F07298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Abigail WEBSTER,   b. Abt 1641,   d. 12 Aug 1712  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 01 Jan 1660  Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married Between 18 Jan 1660 and 1661  [2
    Children 
     1. Abigail MERRILL,   b. 13 Aug 1665, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1708, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Mary MERRILL,   b. 05 Jul 1667, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1703  (Age 35 years)  [Birth]
     3. Elizabeth MERRILL,   b. 26 Apr 1669, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Hannah MERRILL,   b. 09 Jan 1670/1, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     5. Abraham MERRILL,   b. 20 Sep 1672, Newbury, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1744, Amesbury, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
     6. John MERRILL,   b. 15 Oct 1673, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1756  (Age 82 years)
     7. Jonathan MERRILL,   b. 19 Jan 1675/6, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1715, Plaistow, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 40 years)  [Birth]
     8. David MERRILL,   b. 20 Feb 1677/8, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 01 Jan 1760  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    +9. Sarah MERRILL,   b. 09 Oct 1679, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     10. Susanna MERRILL,   b. 06 Dec 1681, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1681, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     11. Prudence MERRILL,   b. 01 Oct 1683, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 May 1718, Amesbury, Mass. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F04237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah CLEMENTS 
    Married Sep 1713  [3
    Family ID F07842  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1636 - Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S02356] Genealogical Records of Descendants of John and Anthony Emery 1590-1890.

    2. [S02871] Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury Massachusetts, Vol. 1.

    3. [S01657] A Merrill Memorial Volume 1 by Samuel Merrill.

    4. [S03356] Some of the Descendants of John Webster of Ipswich Massachusetts 1634, John C. Webster, M.D. Chicago, 1912.