Abigail Thompson

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Abigail Thompson, daughter of John Thompson and Dorothy (---), was born at New Haven, Connecticut, 26 January 1651.1,2 She died in 1727.1,2

Abigail married (1) Joseph Alsop, 25 November 1672;3,1 she married (2), as his 2nd wife, Captain John Miles, say 1693. The ancestry of both husbands is unknown (or not traced here).3,1,4

Family 1

Joseph Alsop d. 12 Jan 1690/91

Family 2

Captain John Miles b. bef. 1662, d. 10 Feb 1710


  1. [S340] Donald Lines Jacobus, "Notes on Thompson Families of Connecticut," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 66 (July 1912): 197-209, at 197, further cited as Jacobus, "Notes on Thompson Families."
  2. [S53] Donald Lines Jacobus, Families of Ancient New Haven, 9 vols. in 3 (1924-1932; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1974), 1749-1763, further cited as Jacobus, New Haven Families.
  3. [S163] Donald Lines Jacobus, "Captain John Miles the Weaver, Ancestor of the Wallingford and Goshen Conn., Families," The American Genealogist 35 (Oct 1959): 247-254, further cited as Jacobus, "Captain John Miles the Weaver."
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1036, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011). See also for evidences of his first marriage.