Abigail Clarke

b. 1674, d. 30 November 1731
Last Edited=31 Aug 2011
8th great-grandmother of Joseph Michael Flint
Pedigree for Joseph Michael Flint
Royal Line
     Abigail Clarke was born in 1674 at Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 She was the daughter of Latham Clarke and Hannah Wilbore.2,3,4

Abigail Clarke married Samuel Thurston, son of Edward Thurston and Elizabeth Mott, circa 1695 at Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.4,1

Abigail Clarke died on 30 November 1731 at Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.4

Abigail Clarke was buried at Codddington Burial Ground, Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.5

Child of Abigail Clarke and Samuel Thurston


  1. New England Families, online http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Earl P. Crandall < and e-mail address> (RootsWeb Database name: newengland), Clarke, Abigail ID: I8690.
  2. Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892), 521; Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970.
  3. New England Families, CClarke, Latham ID: I9067.
  4. "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," 2002, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.AmericanAncestors.org), entry for Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records THURSTON Abigail, wife of Samuel, Sr., Newport, Nov. 30, 1731, aged 57 years, daughter of Latham Clarke.; citing James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., Providence, RI., Narragansett Historical Publishing Company,1891.
  5. The Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Transcription Project, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~rigenweb/cemetery/index.html#key, THURSTON ABIGAIL 1675c - 30 NOV 1731 NT009.
  6. "Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850," Vol. VII. Friends and Ministers Rhode Island Friends Records (Birth) THURSTON Edward, of Samuel and Abigail, May 26, 1696,.