Abigail (?)1

b. 10 March 1734, d. 11 March 1802
Last Edited=16 Jan 2011
     Abigail (?) was born on 10 March 1734.1

Abigail (?) married Benjamin Bearss, son of Josiah Bearss and Zerviah Newcomb, on 16 March 1757.1,2

Abigail (?) died on 11 March 1802 at age 68.1,3

Abigail (?) was buried at Town Center Cemetery, New Fairfield, Fairfiled County, Connecticut, Epitaph:Abigail his [Benjamin Bearfs] wife died/ March 14, 1802 / in the 68th year / of her age /.3

Children of Abigail (?) and Benjamin Bearss


  1. "Revolutionary War Pensions," file for Joseph Boughton and Zeruah (W 2169, Connecticut), Database and Images, Fold3 (www.fold3.com : accessed 15 Jan 2011); "The Age of Benjamin Bearss", 1783, page 9; Citing microfilm M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, National Archives, Washington D.C., (ARC Identifier 300022), Link to first Item in file http://www.fold3.com/image/#10982475
  2. Bethuel Merrit Newcomb, Andrew Newcomb, 1618-1686, and his descendants, a revised edition of "Genealogical memoir" of the Newcomb family, published 1874 by John Bearse Newcomb (New Haven, Conn: Privatrly printed for the author by The Tuttle Morehouse & Taylor Co., 1923), 21; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 16 Mar 2008).
  3. Margaret Coletta, preparer, 1997, "New Fairfield's Town Center Cemetery, Section 1, Names A thru O," abstract, New Fairfield [Connecticut] Library, Cemetery Records (http://www.newfairfieldlibrary.org/content/90/332/… : accessed 16 Jan 2011); citing Gone But Not Forgotten Epitaphs of New Fairfield Connecticut by Joan L. Sudol. Copyright 1981.