William Abdell
(Abt 1670-Bef 1728)
Elizabeth (?)
(Abt 1680-1721/1724)
Jacob Abdell
(Abt 1700-Bef 1754)
Abel Abdell
(Abt 1725-Bef 1787)


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2. Nancy Dixon

Abel Abdell 1

  • Born: Abt 1725, Northampton Co., VA
  • Marriage (1): (?) (?) about 1749 in Northampton Co., VA
  • Marriage (2): Nancy Dixon on 17 Jun 1779 in Northampton Co., VA
  • Died: Bef 11 Dec 1787, Northampton Co., VA


Abel Abdeel made a will on Oct 14 1782 at Northampton Co., VA and it was proven on Dec 11 1787:
- To son Jacob my 147a plantation whereon I now live; but for want of male heirs to my son Henry; and for want of male heirs to my son Ezekiel.
- To loving wife Nancy bed and furniture, best rug, my loom and all the utensils which belong to it.
- To son Jacob my hand mill, and desire that it may be continued on the Freehold.
- Remaining estate to be divivided by sons Jacob, Henry and Ezekiel and my wife, provided my said wife shall have no children by me. But if wife should have a child by me, then it to have an equal share with my other children and wife.
- Wife and sons Jacob and Henry to be executors.
Witnesses: Robert Nottingham, Leah Abdeel, Esther Griffin, Isaac Avery. (NoVAW-27:519)

Abel married (?) (?) about 1749 in Northampton Co., VA. ((?) (?) was born about 1730 in Northampton Co., VA and died before 1779 in Northampton Co., VA.)

Abel next married Nancy Dixon on 17 Jun 1779 in Northampton Co., VA. (Nancy Dixon was born about 1750 in Northampton Co., VA.)


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