Abbott, John Crawford 1a 1b 2a 3a

Birth Name Abbott, John Crawford
Gender male
Age at Death 76 years, 5 months, 22 days


Occupation: ship's carpenter

m. Chatham (North. Co.) 3rd ult., by Rev. Samuel Bacon, Rector, John C. ABBOTT, Newcastle parish / Mary Ann HORTON, formerly of Fredericton parish (York Co.) [1839]. Witnesses at the marriage were brothers-in-law, Andrew Woodside and Joseph Burchill.

They were living in Prince Edward Island from about 1845- 1851. But by the time of the 1861 census of New Brunswick, the family was back in Newcastle with children Charity Jane (17), John William (12), Lemuel Horton (10), Mary Elizabeth (6), Albro Allen (4), and Leonard Thomas Mortimer (1).

Daughter Ann had married in 1861, and she, Charity Jane and Albro went to the United States. Lemuel Horton stayed in New Brunswick, and no further records could be found for John William, Mary Elizabeth, or Leonard.

After his wife died, John lived with his married daughter, Charity Jane.

d. 23rd June, Chatham (North. Co.) John C. ABBOTT, age 76. [1888]

Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 8 Number 6
Date January 15 1839
Place Chatham
Newspaper The Gleaner and Northumberland Schediasma
Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 72 Number 805
Date July 4 1888
County Northumberland
Place Newcastle
Newspaper Union Advocate




Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1812 Ireland derived from census records and his age at death  
Death June 23, 1888 Chatham, Northumberland, New Brunswick, Canada NB newspapers say at Chatham  
Occupation 1865 Douglastown, New Brunswick, Canada Millright  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Abbott, Thomasbefore 1860
Mother Crawford, Jane A.1793August 28, 1885
         Abbott, John Crawford 1812 June 23, 1888
    Sister     Abbott, Anna about 1814 November 8, 1855
    Sister     Abbott, Jane May 28, 1819 February 3, 1907
    Sister     Abbott, Elizabeth 1821 1822
    Brother     Abbott, Thomas about 1823 May 21, 1889
    Sister     Abbott, Elizabeth August 1825 January 7, 1905
    Sister     Abbott, Bellinda December 10, 1827 before 1905
    Brother     Abbott, Hugh May 27, 1831 before 1905


Family of Abbott, John Crawford and Horton, Mary Ann

Married Wife Horton, Mary Ann ( * about 1819 + before 1881 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage January 3, 1839 Chatham, Northumberland, New Brunswick, Canada Northumberland Church of England records (transcribed)  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Abbott, AnnMay 29, 18411923
Abbott, Charity JaneNovember 19, 1845May 22, 1915
Abbott, John William1849before 1949
Abbott, Lemuel HortonNovember 3, 1851May 24, 1928
Abbott, Mary Elizabeth1855before 1955
Abbott, Albro Allen Allan18571888
Abbott, Leonard Thomas Mortimer1860before 1960

Source References

  1. Johnson, Daniel F.: Daniel F Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics
      • Date: 1888
      • Page: Union Advocate July 4 1888
      • Date: 1839
      • Page: Gleaner and Northumberland Schediasma January 15 1839
  2. 1861 Census of Canada
      • Page: in Newcastle
  3. New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," Database with images, FamilySearch
      • Date: January 3, 1839