[Ancestral Link: Lura Minnie Parker (Stagge), daughter of Minnie May Elmer (Parker), daughter of Mark Alfred Elmer, son of Hannah Polina Child (Elmer), daughter of Alfred Bosworth Child, son of Hannah Benedict (Child), daughter of John Benedict, son of Daniel Benedict, son of Dinah Bouton (Benedict), daughter of Joseph Bouton, son of Abigail Marvin (Bouton).]
East Norwalk Historical Cemetery, From Find a Grave
Birth: 1636 Hartford Hartford County Connecticut, USA. Death: December, 1680 Norwalk Fairfield County Connecticut, USA. The first daughter of MATTHEW and ELIZABETH MARVIN to be born in New England, she married JOHN BOUTON on January 1, 1656 in Norwalk. Family links: Parents: Elizabeth Marvin Matthew Marvin (1607 - 1661) Children: Rachel Bouton Saint John (1667 - 1748)* Joseph Bouton (1674 - 1694)* Elizabeth Bouton Warren (1681 - 1760)* Spouse: John Bouton (1636 - 1707)
FROM: Catalogue of the Names of the First Puritan Settlers of Connecticut. (Continued.) [Marvin Family.] Abigail Marvin, daughter of Matthew, senior, married John Bouton, of Norwalk, January 1656, and had children, John, Matthew, Rachel, Abigail, and Mary. John, his son, had two sons, Jakin and Joseph--perhaps others.
FROM: John Insley Coddington, "Notes on the Ancestry of Reinold and Matthew Marvin", in The American Genealogist 18:1-13 (July 1941).It contains abstracts of the wills of Thomas Merveyn of Ramsey, county Essex, who died in 1503, and his son John Mervyn who died in 1533, and follows their lines to New England.
Abigail's aunt Mary, wife of Reinhold, According to an article in TAG 13:12, Mary's death in the summer of 1661 was attributed to witchcraft on the part of Nicholas Jennings of Saybrook and his wife Margaret.
FROM: http://www.law.gonzaga.edu/people/dewolf/perry/chapter3.htmNicholas and Margaret Jennings of "Sea Brook" are indicted "for not haveing the feare of God before their eyes," "having entertained familiarity with Satan, the great enemy of God and mankind, and by his help done works above the course of nature, ye loss of ye lives of severall p'sons, in p'ticuler ye wife of Reynolds Marvin with ye child of Baalshar de Wolf with other soceries;" the child is spoken of as "bewitched to death."
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