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HELP! Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  Simon  ABELL

  (b. 15 September 1721 Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 10 December 1778 Franklin, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  

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Simon ABELL was born 15 September 1721 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut

Simon ABELL was the child of Benjamin ABELL   and   Lydia HAZEN and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Caleb ABELL and Margaret POST (maternal)  Thomas HAZEN and Mary HOWLETT

Simon had an active role in U.S. Revolutionary War.

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Simon  married  Parnel WILLES 28 October 1744 in Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 10 children. Parnel WILLES  was born 14 March 1722 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville).  Parnel died 6 April 1808 in Franklin, Connecticut, USA.  Parnel was the child of Henry WILLES and Martha KIRTLAND.

Simon ABELL died 10 December 1778 in Franklin, Crown Colony of Connecticut.
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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Simon ABELL


Simon ABELL married flag female ancestor Parnel WILLES-- Date: 28 October 1744 Place: Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Parnel WILLES was the child of Henry WILLES and Martha KIRTLAND

Children of Simon ABELL and Parnel WILLES:

flag baby boy ancestor Thomas Moseley ABELL (b.2 May 1745, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 8 October 1746, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut )

flag male ancestor Simon ABELL (b.28 February 1747, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 25 December 1816, Lebanon, Connecticut, USA)

flag male ancestor Thomas ABELL (b.9 October 1749, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 10 October 1814, Fredonia, Chautauqua, New York, USA)

flag female ancestor Martha ABELL (b.4 March 1752, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 5 September 1819, Norwich, Connecticut, USA )

flag male ancestor Martin ABELL (b.14 April 1754, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 13 April 1817, New London, Connecticut, USA)

flag female ancestor Luna ABELL (b.3 May 1756, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 15 March 1840, Franklin, Delaware, New York, USA)

flag male ancestor Henry ABELL (b.5 August 1758, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 24 August 1776, Manhattan, Crown Colony of New York )

flag male ancestor Cherub ABELL (b.3 November 1760, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 4 January 1830, Franklin, Connecticut, USA)

flag female ancestor Juliatta ABELL (b.24 April 1763, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 9 February 1839, Franklin, Connecticut, USA)

flag male ancestor Ira ABELL (b.18 September 1765, Norwich, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 1 June 1834, Franklin, Connecticut, USA)

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birth1721 Birth
15 September 1721
Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

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marriage1744 Marriage / Partner
Simon ABELL and Parnel WILLES 28 October 1744, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

He was 23 years old.
1745 Birth of Child
Thomas Moseley ABELL was born 2 May 1745, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 23 years old.
1746 Death of Child
Thomas Moseley ABELL died 8 October 1746, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 25 years old.
1747 Birth of Child
Simon ABELL was born 28 February 1747, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 25 years old.
1749 Birth of Child
Thomas ABELL was born 9 October 1749, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 28 years old.
1752 Birth of Child
Martha ABELL was born 4 March 1752, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 30 years old.
1754 Birth of Child
Martin ABELL was born 14 April 1754, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 32 years old.
1756 Birth of Child
Luna ABELL was born 3 May 1756, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 34 years old.
1758 Birth of Child
Henry ABELL was born 5 August 1758, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 36 years old.
1760 Birth of Child
Cherub ABELL was born 3 November 1760, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 39 years old.
1763 Birth of Child
Juliatta ABELL was born 24 April 1763, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 41 years old.
1765 Birth of Child
Ira ABELL was born 18 September 1765, Norwich, Connecticut, USA (Norwichtown) (Yantic) (Greeneville) (Occum) (Taftville)

Simon was 44 years old.
Revolutionary War
Ancestor #: A000213
Service Source: MULLEN, CT TOWN MEETING RECS, VOL 2, P 119
Service Description: 1) TOOK FREEMANS OATH, 1777 NORWICH

2) SEE DATACF. 11/ 2012


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1776 Death of Child
Henry ABELL died 24 August 1776, Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam) (Washington Heights)

Simon was 54 years old.
Name: Simon Abell
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 10 Dec 1778
Death Place: Franklin
Age: 57
Birth Date: 1721
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03215-4
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
GS Film number: 3076
Reference ID: p 30

'Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934,' database, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7C4-DMN : 3 December 2014), Simon Abell, 10 Dec 1778; citing Franklin, reference p 30; FHL microfilm 3,076.'
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Simon ABELL - Grave
Pautipaug Cemetery Franklin, New London County, Connecticut, USA

Simon is buried at: Pautipaug Cemetery Franklin, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Added: 11/27/2017 12:42:36 PM - Updated: 2/5/2022 6:42:01 PM
Did You Know?America - Did you know? 1836 - Alabama become the first state in the U.S. to officially legalize Christmas.
Did You Know?The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (statesymbolsusa.org)

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

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